Virginia L. “Ginny” Marchand, 79

Nov 9, 2023

Onset- The family of Virginia L. “Ginny” Marchand, 79, of Onset sorrowfully announces her death on Saturday October 28th 2023. She was predeceased by her husband William B.F. Lee. She passed away at home with her family at her side. Ginny was the daughter of the late Gerald A. and Lillian (Lefebvre) Marchand.

Ginny was a graduate of Bellingham High School, Mass Bay Community College and worked for many years as a Registered Nurse in Healthcare devoting her last years to Hospice Services of Massachusetts. She was a devout Catholic, and Communicant of Saint Margaret / Saint Mary’s Star of the Sea Church. She is a Past President of the Saint Vincent de Paul Society where she devoted many hours of service up until her death. She was also a 2017 recipient of the Marion Medal for her devotion and commitment of the laity in the work of the church.

She enjoyed; sailing, boating, kayaking, scuba diving, golfing, a motorcycle enthusiast and a former member of the U.S. Coast Guard Auxiliary.

Her funeral was held on November 2nd Saint Mary Star of the Sea Church, Onset. Interment followed in Saint Jean-Baptiste Cemetery, Bellingham. Please consider a gift to the Saint Vincent de Paul Society 5 Armory Rd, Buzzards Bay, MA 02532 To leave a message of condolence for the family please visit