Lena E. Blake Nolli
1923-2012 PITTSFIELD Mrs. Lena E. Nolli 89, formerly of 102 Fourth St., Pittsfield, died Thursday, December 13, 2012 at Springside Rehabilitation and Skilled Care Center in Pittsfield.
She was born in North Adams, on October 27, 1923 a daughter of the late Herbert and Eva (Chalifoux) Blake and attended North Adams Schools and attended Drury High School.
She was employed by the former Gale Shoe Company in North Adams and moved to Flushing, Long Island, N.Y., where she resided for 7 years and then moved to Pittsfield in 1952 where she was employed by former Peggy's Cleaning Service for 8 years and Janitec Cleaning Service for 11 years. She was a former communicant of Our Lady of Mt. Carmel Church. She was the widow of Albert P. Nolli who died on December 19, 1984 and they were married on April 8, 1947.
Survivors include one Son, Albert P. Nolli Jr. and his wife Joann of Sandwich, Mass., one Daughter, Patricia Hall of Pittsfield, one Brother, Herbert Blake Jr. of North Adams, three Sisters, Doris Haley of Pownal, Vt., Carol Harris of Pownal, Vt., Judith Columbus of North Pownal, Vt. Four Grandchildren, Michael and Scott Hall, Kimberley Lefebvre, Christine Robie, two Great Grandchildren, Cheyenne and Nicholas Lefebvre.
Five Sisters and one brother predeceased her, Cecilia Blake, Eva Pratt, Florence Courtot, Anna Cook, Shirley Jones and Donald Blake, also predeceased by a son Robert A. Nolli and a son-in-law, Richard Hall.
FUNERAL NOTICE: Services For Lena E. Nolli will take place Saturday, December 15, 2012 at 9 a.m. at the FLYNN a DAGNOLI-BENCIVENGA FUNERAL HOME 5 Elm St" Pittsfield, MA. 01201 with the Rev. Geoffrey J. Deeker C.S.S. officiating. Burial will follow in the family plot at St. Joseph's Cemetery. There are No Calling Hours.
In lieu of flowers memorial donations may be made directly, to Hospice Care in the Berkshire 877 South Street. Suite 1 W, Pittsfield, MA 01201