Wednesday, October 22, 2014 07:05pm
North Adams, MA now: 48 °   
Send news, tips, press releases and questions to info@iBerkshires.com
The Berkshires online guide to events, news and Berkshire County community information.
SIGN IN | REGISTER NOW   


Search By Name or Keyword:
Printer Friendly Version
   Send to a friend
Dorothy A. Jackson, 97

March 22, 2013

NORTH ADAMS, Mass. — Dorothy A. Jackson, 97, of Union Street died Friday, March 22, 2013, at her home.

Born in North Adams on Sept. 12, 1915, a daughter of Amos and Ada Plass LaBombard, she attended schools in North Adams, including Drury High School.

Primarily a homemaker, Mrs. Jackson had worked in the former Hoosac Mills in her younger years.

She was a member of First Baptist Church and of White Oaks Congregational Church in Williamstown. She enjoyed singing in the choir at her church and also sang in several minstrel revues with Don Weston and his orchestra, first appearing at the former Richmond Hotel. She also performed at the Hotel Utica and was a vocalist on Radio WIBX. She enjoyed oil painting, gardening and line dancing.

Her husband, George E. Jackson, died on June 29, 1995.

She leaves nieces and nephews and her dearly loved sister-in-law, Sara Evelyn LaBombard of Bennington, Vt.

She was predeceased by three sisters, Clara Miller, Luella Farnum and Alma LaBombard, and two brothers, Kenneth LaBombard and the Rev. Floyd LaBombard.

FUNERAL NOTICE — Funeral services for Mrs. Jackson will take place Tuesday, March 26, at 11 at White Oaks Congregational Church, 480 White Oaks Road, Williamstown. Burial will be in Southview Cemetery at 1:30 p.m.

Calling hours will be Monday, March 25, from 4 to 7 at Flynn & Dagnoli-Montagna Home for Funerals, West Chapels, 521 West Main St., North Adams. Memorial donations can be made to the VNA & Hospice of Northern Berkshire, First Baptist Church in North Adams, the White Oaks Congregational Church or the donor's choice through the funeral home.

Mrs. Jackson's family would like to thank the VNA & Hospice and the At Home TLC caregivers for all the care provided during her illness.


Recollections & Sympathy For the Family
Post Comment
We are sorry to hear of the passing of such a kind & loving person as Aunt Dorothy. May she rest in peace as she meets her beloved George.
With love,
Louis & Susan (Rice) Lambert
from: Louis & Susan Lamberton: 04-28-2013

 
View All
Boys and Girls Cross Country
Boys and Girls Cross Country was held at Windsor Lake on...
Western Mass Golf
Four Berkshire County golfers qualified for the state...
Football: Franklin Tech vs...
McCann Tech holds on for the win Saturday afternoon. McCann...
Colegrove Park Elementary...
Mayor Richard Alcombright and the City Council were updated...
Boys and Girls Cross Country
Berkshire Chamber Greylock
Boys and Girls Cross Country
The Lenox boys and girls teams both cleaned up on Senior...
Volleyball: St. Joe s vs...
Taconic takes 3 from St. Joseph Tuesday night.
Ramblefest 2014
Adams residents enjoyed entertainment, food, and locally...
Girls Soccer: Hoosac Valley...
The Wahconah girls soccer team on Monday advanced to an...
Berkshire County Classic Golf
Francois Benistand, an exchange student from the south of...
Indashio Fashion Show
Fashion designer Indashio holds his second FAME Festival in...
Football: Pittsfield vs...
Senior quarterback Nick Clayton marched his team 80 yards...
Football: Lee vs Drury
FINAL: Lee Wildcats beat Drury 24 -14.
Football: Taconic vs Hoosac...
FINAL: Hoosac Valley 51-14 over Taconic.
Soccer: Mount Greylock vs...
Eric Hirsch scored twice, and Taylor Carlough played strong...
Boys and Girls Cross Country
Boys and Girls Cross Country was held at Windsor Lake on...
Western Mass Golf
Four Berkshire County golfers qualified for the state...
Football: Franklin Tech vs...
McCann Tech holds on for the win Saturday afternoon. McCann...
Colegrove Park Elementary...
Mayor Richard Alcombright and the City Council were updated...
Boys and Girls Cross Country
| Home | A & E | Business | Community News | Dining | Real Estate | Schools | Sports & Outdoors | Berkshires Weather | Weddings
Advertise | Recommend This Page | Help Contact Us | Privacy Policy| User Agreement
iBerkshires.com is owned and operated by: Boxcar Media 102 Main Street, North Adams, MA 01247 -- T. 413-663-3384 F.413-664-4251
© 2000 Boxcar Media LLC - All rights reserved