July 16, 2013
Obituaries » EMILY P. ARULPRAGASAM
ARULPRAGASAM, EMILY P., 77, formerly of Barre and more recently of Lunenburg, Mass., passed away July 16. She was born in Barre in 1936, to Vere E. and Helen (Wheeler) Pearlstein. After graduating from Spaulding High School, she attended Jackson College at Tufts and then Duke University. She returned to the Boston area where she worked as a French teacher and later as a copy editor. She was married to William C. Springer. She then moved to Stow, Mass., when she married Jega A. Arulpragasam in 1977, who died last year. She moved to Lunenburg in 1985. Survivors include her daughter, Elise Springer; granddaughter, Josey S. Pestel; her sister, Margaret Pearlstein; her brother, Richard Pearlstein; her late husbandís children and their families; many nieces and nephews.