May 20, 2022

Harriet C. (Brett) Mann


Harriet C. (Brett) Mann, 92, of Rehoboth, MA,  passed away on Sunday, August 1, 2021 at Rhode Island Hospital surrounded by her family. She was the beloved wife of Everett “Roy” Mann for sixty nine years.

Harriet was born in Pawtucket, RI and the daughter of the late William and Frances (McCarthy) Brett.

Harriet was a 1948 graduate of Sacred Heart High School in Pawtucket, Rhode Island. She was a long time resident of Rehoboth, Massachusetts since 1961. She was the most amazing, kind, fun loving wife, mother and nana. Harriet enjoyed singing, dancing, playing cards, overnight trips to the casino, shopping, family vacations, playing bingo, and most of all spending precious time with her family. She was the light of their lives. 

She is survived by her daughters, Deborah Hayden, Linda Hobson (David), Paula Holstein, Susan Sherman (Paul), and Kimberly Borrello (Vincent). She is also survived by her 10 grandchildren, Christopher Hayden, Daniel Bearce, Trevor Hayden, Sarah Holstein, Torie Bliss, Joshua Hayden, Jeffrey Holstein, Brooke Hobson, Sydney Borrello, and Nicholas Borrello, as well as her 10 great grandchildren. She is also survived by her sister-in-law, Beryl Brett as well as many nieces and nephews. She is predeceased by her 9 siblings, Thomas Brett, Elizabeth Beaulieu, Pauline Vaudreuil, Helen Giammateo, William Brett, John “Jack” Brett, Margaret O’Brien, Frances Soucie and Mary Brett.

Truly local news delivered to every home in town