TOWNSEND, Mass. – Sarah McCaffrey, 40, died unexpectedly July 3, 2006, at her home. She was born May 7, 1966, in Kurayoshi, Tottoriken, Japan, the only child of Duane E. and Sayoko (Matsumoto) Crabtree. She graduated from Arlington High School in 1984 and Burdett School of Business in Boston. Sarah had worked many years for Charles T. Main, Price Waterhouse, Braun and Gillette. She returned to school at the Career Education Institute in Lowell, Mass. Sarah had most recently worked as a medical assistant to Dr. L.A. Churchville in Townsend, Mass. She was also a member of the Faith Evangelical, Advent Christian, Church of Melrose, Mass. Sarah was the loving wife of Edward McCaffrey and the devoted mother of Jeffrey J. Owen of Haverhill; loving daughter of Duane E. Crabtree and Sayoko Crabtree of Arlington, Mass.; niece of Bernard A. Crabtree of Monson and Eunice Gulliver and her husband, Ralph, of Dover-Foxcroft; and cousin of Carol Hilton and her husband, Jeffrey, and their sons, Tyler and Garrett of Charleston. A memorial service was held Saturday, July 22, at the Faith Evangelical Church, 200 Franklin St., Melrose, Mass. Interment will be in Pine Grove Cemetery, Dover-Foxcroft. Gifts in her memory may be made to the Lakeside Advent Christian Camp, care of Vicki Davis, 11 Eaton Point Rd., Deer Isle, ME 04627. Arrangements by Robinson Funeral Home, 809 Main St., Melrose, MA 02176. For obituary or to sign guest book, please visit