Jean L. Lamore, 78NORTH ADAMS, Mass. — Jean Louise Lamore, 78, of 1320 South Church St. died Saturday, March 29, 2014, at Berkshire Medical Center in Pittsfield.
Born in North Adams on Nov. 4, 1935, daughter of Anthony and Ida Falbo Tovani, she attended local schools and graduated from Drury High School with the class of 1953. She also studied cosmetology in Lawrence.
Mrs. Lamore was first employed as a cosmetician at the former Richard's Beauty Salon, then operated her own beauty shop, Jean's Beauty Nook, in Stamford, Vt. She was last employed at the JC Penney Beauty Salon in Winter Park, Fla., until her retirement.
She was a communicant of Pope John Paul the Great Church in Adams. She enjoyed knitting, crocheting, and cooking.
She leaves her husband, Leo J. Lamore, whom she married on June 2, 1956, in the former St. Anthony of Padua Church; a son, Craig Lamore of Clarksburg; a daughter, Suzanne Lamore Sullivan and her husband, Raymond, of St. John's, Fla.; a granddaughter, Zoe Lamore of Williamstown, and a great-grandson, Myles Burda-Lamore of Williamstown.
Her sister, Joan Tovani, is deceased.
FUNERAL NOTICE — A Liturgy of Christian Burial for Mrs. Lamore will be celebrated Wednesday, April 2, at 11 a.m. at St. Elizabeth of Hungary Church. Burial will follow in Southview Cemetery.
Calling hours will be Wednesday morning from 9 to 10:30 at Flynn & Dagnoli-Montagna Home for Funerals, Central Chapels, 74 Marshall St., North Adams. In lieu of flowers, memorial donations may be made to FORD (Friends of Renal Dialysis) at BMC in care of the funeral home.