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Lois Ann Lawrence

Female 1926 - 2015  (88 years)


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  • Name Lois Ann Lawrence 
    Born 02 May 1926  New Bedford, Bristol, Massachusetts Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Gender Female 
    Died 12 Jan 2015  Falmouth, Barnstable, Massachusetts Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Buried Oak Grove Cemetery, Falmouth, Barnstable, Massachusetts Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Person ID I310126  Martin Family
    Last Modified 16 Feb 2018 

    Father Alfred Lewis Lawrence,   b. 1901,   d. 1940  (Age 39 years) 
    Mother Lura Durgin,   b. 1 Jan 1901, Salem, Essex, Massachusetts Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 4 Oct 1994, Fairhaven, Bristol, Massachusetts Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 93 years) 
    Family ID F140087  Group Sheet  |  Family Chart

    Family Winston Gray Riley,   b. 16 Sep 1925, New Bedford, Bristol, Massachusetts Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 11 Mar 1976, Brockton, Plymouth, Massachusetts Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 50 years) 
    Children 
     1. Deborah L Riley,   b. 7 Mar 1949
     2. Judith Riley,   b. 13 Oct 1952
     3. Living
     4. Living
    Last Modified 16 Feb 2018 
    Family ID F140101  Group Sheet  |  Family Chart

  • Event Map
    Link to Google MapsBorn - 02 May 1926 - New Bedford, Bristol, Massachusetts Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsDied - 12 Jan 2015 - Falmouth, Barnstable, Massachusetts Link to Google Earth
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  • Notes  Died:
    • Lois A. (Lawrence) Riley, age 88 of Falmouth, MA died Monday January 12, 2015 at JML Care Center in Falmouth.She was the wife of Winston Gray Bud Riley who died in 1976.

      Lois was born and raised in New Bedford, MA, she was daughter of the late Alfred and Lura (Durgin) Lawrence. She was a graduate of New Bedford High School and Peter Bent Brigham Hospital in Boston with a nursing degree in 1947. She worked as a pediatric nurse at St. Lukes Hospital in New Bedford and at Falmouth Hospital for 29 years in the emergency room and medical surgical units and later in pediatrics.

      In 1961 she and Bud moved, with their family to Falmouth and purchased the old Davis house just off the Village Green. They lived there until 1975. Although Lois owned other houses during her years in Falmouth, she always considered 70 Palmer Ave. to be her home.

      Lois was a Past Matron of the Goodwill Chapter Order of Eastern Star and Past Mother Advisor of the Falmouth Assembly #73 Order of Rainbow for Girls, a Majority Girl and recipient of the Grand Cross of Color, the John Wesley United Methodist Church and its Altar Guild, the United Methodist Youth Advisor and the nursing home visitation group for the John Wesley United Methodist Church.

      Lois is survived by two daughters Deborah Werner and her husband Lauris of Falmouth and Judith N. Roderiques and her husband Clifford of New Bedford, two sons John A. Riley and his wife Joan of Titusville, FL and Thomas G. Riley and his wife Amy of Falmouth, her adopted son Arthur J. Bailow and his wife Diane of Vineyard Haven, 16 grandchildren, ten great grandchildren, one sister Nancy Oliver of New Bedford. She was sister in law of the late Eleanor M. Erickson. She also leaves 7 nieces and nephews and a large extended family.

      Visiting Hours will be Thursday Jan. 15, from 4-7 PM at Chapman, Cole & Gleason Funeral Home 584 West Falmouth Hwy. (Rt. 28A) WEST FALMOUTH. . A Funeral Service will be held at 11:00 AM on Friday January 16 at the John Wesley United Methodist Church 270 Gifford ST. Falmouth. Burial will follow in Oak Grove Cemetery, Falmouth. Lois loved flowers and they are welcome. Memorial donations may be made to a Favorite charity.



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