Jean Marie Blackler (Morgan)

Jean Marie Blackler (Morgan), 76, of East Boston on May 7, 2016, surrounded by her loving family.

She is survived by her husband Robert G. Blackler (married August 29, 1964 in Boston), sisters Catherine L. Carpenter of Dorchester, Dorothy Reed of Kingston, Margaret Mitchell of Hawthorne, FL, her sons Christopher L. Blackler and Robert G. Blackler, Jr., her daughter Laura J. Blackler, daughter-in-law Jessica Bateman Blackler, grandson Graham F. Brown, and many beloved nieces and nephews.

Jean graduated from the Jeremiah Burke High School in 1957 and received her BFA in Fashion Design from the Massachusetts College of Art in 1961. She retired from the Boston Public Library in 2009, after 25 years of service as a Library Assistant 4. She was also very involved with her local AFSCME chapter.

The family is holding a private memorial service. In Jean’s honor, please consider donating to the Greater Boston Food Bank at To leave a condolence or share a memory, click below.


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  1. Scott Jensen on May 14, 2016 at 3:25 pm

    So sorry for your loss.

  2. Julie on May 14, 2016 at 6:26 pm

    I’m so sorry to the entire Blackler family. Please accept my deepest condolences!! We lived closer next from each other for many many years she will be missed.

    Lopes-Evans Family

  3. Lynne on May 14, 2016 at 9:10 pm

    Sorry for your loss 🙁

  4. Sue Strimling on May 14, 2016 at 9:59 pm

    My deepest sympathy to you and your family.

  5. Kotsyuba-Durand family on May 15, 2016 at 12:01 am

    We are very sorry for your loss. Our thoughts and prayers are with you in this difficult time . We think of you as you go through this period of grieve and sorrow. Please know that we are there for you. We are family . Love

  6. AnneMarie Reed on May 15, 2016 at 1:04 am

    Dear Uncle Bob, Chris, Bobby and Laura. Praying for each of you. I’m sorry I couldn’t get up to Massachusetts this weekend.
    Love to all of you, AnneMarie

  7. Marc Scarsella on May 15, 2016 at 4:12 pm

    Bob and Jessica so sorry for your loss. My deepest condolences.

  8. Sharon Rose on July 17, 2016 at 9:11 pm

    I am so very sorry to hear of your families loss. My prayers go with you

  9. Jessica miller on July 17, 2016 at 9:18 pm

    Blackie i am so sorry for your loss she was an amazing person

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