Friday, August 01, 2014 08:27pm
North Adams, MA now: 73 °   
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
Lorraine F. Davis, 94

December 17, 2012

NORTH ADAMS, Mass. — Lorraine Frances Davis, 94, of 128 Protection Ave., died on Monday, Dec. 17, 2012, at North Adams Regional Hospital.

Born in North Adams on March 7, 1918, daughter of Henry and Fannie Underwood Wright, she attended schools in North Adams and graduated from Drury High School in 1936. She had resided in Colrain at one time.

Mrs. Davis was employed at Cascade Paper Co. for 20 years until her retirement. She began her employment at the Whitcomb Summit and local theaters in the area. She also worked at the former Lilly's Music House and J.C. Penney, both on Main Street.

She was a member of All Saints Episcopal Church and of Colrain Community Church, when she resided in that town. She was a former member of Order of Eastern Star.

Her husband, James Davis, whom she married on May 25, 1937, in Berlin, N.Y., died Aug. 9, 1977.

She leaves her two daughters, Nancy Waltermire and her husband, Robert, and Carol Morandi and her husband, Francis, all of North Adams; six grandchildren, Myra Wilk, Martha Storey and her husband, Tom, James Waltermire and his wife, Lisa, Karl Waltermire and his wife, Gabrielle, Robert David Waltermire Jr. and his wife, Lynn, and Francis Morandi Jr. and his wife, Rachel, as well as nine great grandchildren.

Her brother, Howard F. Wright, and sister, Edith M. Mutart, are deceased.

FUNERAL NOTICE — The funeral service for Mrs. Davis will be held on Saturday, Dec. 22, at 11 a.m at Flynn & Dagnoli-Montagna Home for Funerals, West Chapels, 521 West Main St., North Adams. Burial will be at a later date in the Southview Cemetery.

A calling hour will be held Saturday morning from 10 to 11 at the funeral home. In lieu of flowers, memorial donations may be made to the Shriners Children's Hospital in Springfield or All Saints Church of the Berkshires in care of the funeral home.


Recollections & Sympathy For the Family
Post Comment
Nancy, Carol and family,
Bob and I are so very sorry to hear of Aunt Lorraine's passing. But we are happy to have had the opportunity to visit with her last week on our trip back to Massachusetts. You are all in our thoughts and prayers.
Donna and Bob, Fountain Hills, AZ
from: Donna Trippon: 12-19-2012

 
View All
Reading of The Gettysburg...
The Adams Historical Society held a mass reading of the...
Adams Cruz Night 2014
Classic and custom cars lined Center St. Thursday night for...
Williamstown Chamber @MadMacs
Attendees at Wednesday's Williamstown Chamber Nite at Mad...
Pittsfield Ethnic Fair 2014
North Street in Pittsfield had a double-dose of block...
LaFesta Baseball 2014
The LaFesta Baseball Exchange, celebrating 24 years, pits...
Adams Polish Picnic 2014
Adams residents enjoyed traditional Polish food and music...
Mingo's Sports Bar & Grill...
Over 50 cars packed into the Mingo's Sports Bar & Grill...
BYP Networking at Naumkeag
The Berkshire Young Professionals met at the historic...
Pittsfield Shakespeare...
Pittsfield's Shakespeare in the Park free performances at...
Lanesborough Kids Fire Camp...
Lanesborough Fire Department held its annual Kids Fire Camp...
Lanesborough Fire Drill
The Lanesborough Fire Department trains on basement fires...
Pittsfield Polish Picnic
Crowds lined up for golabki and kapusta at the annual...
North Adams Kids Emergency...
The North Adams 21st Century Community Learning Center...
Gather-in Festival 2014
The 42nd annual Gather-In festival was held at Pitt Park in...
BFAIR Mini-Golf Fundraiser
Berkshire Family and Individual Resources held its annual...
Lanesborough Seeds of Harmony...
Bradly Farm in...
Reading of The Gettysburg...
The Adams Historical Society held a mass reading of the...
Adams Cruz Night 2014
Classic and custom cars lined Center St. Thursday night for...
Williamstown Chamber @MadMacs
Attendees at Wednesday's Williamstown Chamber Nite at Mad...
Pittsfield Ethnic Fair 2014
North Street in Pittsfield had a double-dose of block...
LaFesta Baseball 2014
The LaFesta Baseball Exchange, celebrating 24 years, pits...
| 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