Tuesday, September 30, 2014 05:49am
North Adams, MA now: 59 °   
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
Gary L. Drain, 55

June 08, 2014

PITTSFIELD, Mass. — Gary Louis "Draino" Drain, 55, of Taconic Street died Sunday, June 8, 2014, at Springside of Pittsfield.

Born in Pittsfield on Sept. 14, 1958, the son of Daniel J. Drain and Irene P. Wehry Drain Demary, he was educated in Pittsfield schools and was a 1976 graduate of Pittsfield High School.

Mr. Drain had been employed by Petricca Construction for more than 20 years as a heavy equipment operator. He most recently had worked for Wm. J. Keller and Sons Construction at the Clark Art Institute until 2013.

He was a member of Union Local No. 98 for almost 30 years. He enjoyed camping, concerts, and spending time with his family and friends.

He leaves his loving companion of five years, Kim Tornicelli; his daughter, Keri Wade and her husband, Aaron, of Lee; his son, Michael Drain and his wife, Missy, of Maine; his sister, Kathy P. McKeever and her husband, Paul, of Lanesborough; his brother, Thomas Drain and his wife, Marlene, of Lenox; Tornicelli's children, to whom he was like a father, Jordyn Biagiotti, Baeleigh Biagiotti, Madisyn Biagiotti and Kaeleigh Tornicelli; two grandchildren, Liam, 6, and Logan, 3; his sister-in-law, Karen Drain of Cheshire; and nieces and nephews.

He was predeceased by his brothers Daniel Drain in 2007 and Conrad Drain in 2013, and his sister Bonnie LaLonde also in 2013.

FUNERAL NOTICE — Calling hours Mr. Drain will be Tuesday, June 10, from 4 to 7 p.m. at the Dery Funeral Home. Funeral services will be private. Memorial donations may be made to HospiceCare in the Berkshires in care of the funeral home, 54 Bradford St. Pittsfield, MA 01201.


Recollections & Sympathy For the Family
Post Comment
No Comments have been left
 
View All
Bike Night 2014
Motorcycles packed into the Visitor Center parking lot...
Girls Soccer: Pittsfield vs...
Trinity Cookis tallied three of Pittsfield’s seven goals...
Soccer: PHS vs Taconic
Pittsfield boys, top Taconic 5-0
Football: Smith Voc vs McCann...
McCann over Smith Voc. 53-0.
Soccer: St. Joe's vs Taconic
St. Joe 1, Taconic 1: 1st half: Tac - Ryan Abel (Colin...
McCann Tech Golf
The McCann Tech golf team dropped a 19-5 decision to...
Girls Soccer: Hoosac vs Mt....
Rand made two of her six saves in the last six minutes, and...
Berkshire Works Career Fair...
The annual Berkshire Works Career Fair connected hundreds...
Soccer: Mount Everett vs...
Bradley Lupiani scored twice to lead the Mount Everett boys...
Cross Country at Wahconah
Boys:Wahconah beat Hoosac Valley 28-31; Lenox beat Hoosac...
Soccer: Commerce vs McCann
McCann Tech's Fuller Closing in on Hundredth Point. Nico...
UCP Annual Meeting 2014
United Cerebral Palsy of Berkshire County dedicated its...
Volleyball: St. Joe s vs...
Saint Joseph's 18 13 13 0 Wahconah 25 25 25 3
Girls Soccer: Mt Greylock vs...
The Wahconah girls soccer team earned its fifth straight...
Soccer: Hoosac Valley vs...
Hoosac, Taconic Boys Play to Scoreless Tie
Football: Wahconah vs Drury
Final at Drury, Wahconah over Drury 42-6.
Bike Night 2014
Motorcycles packed into the Visitor Center parking lot...
Girls Soccer: Pittsfield vs...
Trinity Cookis tallied three of Pittsfield’s seven goals...
Soccer: PHS vs Taconic
Pittsfield boys, top Taconic 5-0
Football: Smith Voc vs McCann...
McCann over Smith Voc. 53-0.
Soccer: St. Joe's vs Taconic
St. Joe 1, Taconic 1: 1st half: Tac - Ryan Abel (Colin...
| 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