Arietta Mae Tapner – Scituate

Arietta Mae Tapner – Scituate

Arietta Mae (Salisbury) Tapner ,94, a lifelong resident of Scituate, passed away on January 21, 2018.

She was the wife of 64 years to the late Burton M. Tapner, Jr. Born in Scituate, she was the daughter of the late Ives and Ida (Warner) Salisbury. She leaves her son Gary Ives Tapner of Scituate and cousins.

Arietta was a teacher at the Clayville Elementary School for 35 years and also was the owner of The Turquoise Gift Shop for many years. She was a longtime member of the North Scituate Baptist Church.

A funeral service was held on Thursday, January 25, at 1 p.m., in the Winfield & Son’s Funeral Home, 571 West Greenville Road, Scituate. Burial took place in Phillips Memorial Cemetery. Calling hours were respectfully omitted.