Sunday, March 29, 2015 04:46pm
North Adams, MA now: 37 °   
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

Wallace K. LaFleur, 85

July 31, 2014

NORTH ADAMS, Mass. — Wallace Kermit "Wally" LaFleur, 85. of 625 Ashland St. died Thursday, July 31, 2014, at North Adams Commons.

Born in North Adams on Sept. 24, 1928, son of Kermit and Mary Skorupski LaFleur, he attended North Adams schools including Drury High School.

He was a Navy veteran of World War II.

Mr. LaFleur was last employed by the city of North Adams as a police officer for 33 years, until his retirement in 1992. Before that, he worked in carpentry, building homes with his father.

He was a communicant of St. Elizabeth of Hungary Church. He enjoyed wood-cutting, and he and his wife operated a craft business for many years. He also had a passion for airplanes and Hilo, Hawaii, and enjoyed spending time with friends at McDonald's and Papa Ginos. He also enjoyed trips to the casino.

He leaves his wife, the former Irene Bombardier, whom he married on Sept. 23, 1950; two daughters, Sherry LaFleur of Adams and Shelly LaFleur-Morris of St. Albans, Vt., and three grandchildren, Danielle Menard, Ryan Menard and Joshua Morris.

FUNERAL NOTICE — The funeral for Mr. LaFleur will be Monday, Aug. 4, at 10:15 from Flynn & Dagnoli-Montagna Home for Funerals, West Chapels, 521 West Main St., North Adams followed by a Funeral Mass at 11 at St. Elizabeth of Hungary Church. Burial will follow in Southview Cemetery.

Calling hours will be Sunday, Aug. 3, from 2 to 4 at the funeral home. Memorial contributions may be made to the Alzheimer's Association in care of the funeral home.

Recollections & Sympathy For the Family
Post Comment
My condolences to the family. Wally was a great man and very well respected both on and off duty. RIP Wally you will be missed by many.
from: Richard LaVigne Sron: 08-01-2014

 
View All
Spark Event @ Sohn Gallery
Sohn Fine Art in Lenox hosts a Berkshire Creative Spark...
Hoosac Valley Does 'Grease'
The Hoosac Valley High School drama team is producing the...
North Adams Chamber @River...
The North Adams Chamber of Commerce held its monthly mixer...
Birds of Prey
Julie Anne Collier of
Berkshire Chamber Nite @ UP
The Berkshire Chamber of Commerce held its monthly...
Pitt House Series at Dottie's
The first in the Pitt House Concert Series was a sold out...
Berkshire Awards 2015
Lila Berle, Churchill Cotton and Mary Rentz were honored on...
BYP Networking at AIER
The Berkshire Young Professionals gathered at the American...
Berkshire Art Fellowship Show
The 12 Berkshire Art Association College Fellows for 2015...
Hoosac Boys Lose to Old...
The Bulldogs scored the next six points and later used a...
Hoosac Girls Drop State Final...
The Hoosac Valley girls basketball team ended its season...
Massachusetts Region I High...
Near 80 students from throughout the region met in the...
Mt. Greylock SEE Fund
Williamstown's community access television station,...
2OT, Sends Hoosac to State...
Jameson Coughlan scored on a baseline inbounds play from...
HV Win State Semi-Final
Last season, with 1 min., 30 sec. to go Bellingham was down...
Hoosac Girls to Western Mass...
On Saturday afternoon, it had a chance to hang one more...
Spark Event @ Sohn Gallery
Sohn Fine Art in Lenox hosts a Berkshire Creative Spark...
Hoosac Valley Does 'Grease'
The Hoosac Valley High School drama team is producing the...
North Adams Chamber @River...
The North Adams Chamber of Commerce held its monthly mixer...
Birds of Prey
Julie Anne Collier of
Berkshire Chamber Nite @ UP
The Berkshire Chamber of Commerce held its monthly...
| 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