Avis I. Sedgwick, 71, former Rockland resident and widow of the late Linwood Sedgwick, died peacefully, following a period of declining health, Tuesday, Feb. 13, 2018, at Stonehedge Rehab and Living Center in West Roxbury, Mass.

A celebration of life will be held at 11 a.m. Friday, Feb. 23, at Burpee, Carpenter & Hutchins Funeral Home, 110 Limerock St., Rockland.

A full obituary will be published. To share a memory or condolence with the Sedgwick family, visit their Book of Memories at bchfh.com.