IBEW Local 2323 has learned retired member Sally Horsman has passed away. Sally was one of the first Fiber Network Technicians staffed into the Fiber Solutions Center upon opening in Providence in 2005. Her loss will be felt by many who had the pleasure of working with her over the years. The Officers & Staff of the Local extend their thoughts & prayers for Sally, and her family. Arrangements are listed below.
Sarah Elizabeth Bimbo Horsman died peacefully after a long illness at the Ellis Nursing Home. She was 68.
Sarah was born in Newport, RI, the daughter of the late Albert and Sarah (Costello) Horsman. She was raised in Weymouth and spent a lot of time in Cambridge before settling in Medford. Sarah worked in many capacities with Verizon for over 30 years. She also worked as a waitress at Fantasia’s Restaurant before it closed. Sarah was devoted to her family. She loved spending time with her children, grandchildren and great-grandchildren. Sarah had many friends and enjoyed making her Spring Street home a welcoming place.
She was a loving mother to Christine Troy and her husband Michael of Malden, Melissa Hathaway and her husband Scott of Attleboro, Matthew Bimbo and his wife Melissa Hartman of Franklin, and the late Tammy Auger. The devoted wife of the late Arthur W. Bimbo, she was a beloved grandmother to Billy, Matty, Richard, Kimberly, Christina, David, Ashley, Tiffany, Joshua, Amanda, Christian, Jake, Brooke and also leaves 13 loving great-grandchildren. She was a dear sister to Albert Horsman, June Denafio, Marcia Aufiero and Dale Horsman.
Her funeral will be from the Dello Russo Funeral Home, 306 Main St., Medford, Monday February 3rd at 8 AM followed by a funeral mass celebrated in St. Raphael Church, 512 High Street, Medford, at 9 AM. Services will conclude with entombment at Woodlawn Mausoleum, Everett. Relatives and friends are respectfully invited to attend and may visit with the family Sunday 4 – 8 PM.
Memorial contributions may be made in Sarah’s name to Abundant Hope Pregnancy Resource Center 104 County St. Attleboro, MA 02703.