Livia Crase

Livia Crase

1920-2012 WILLIAMSTOWN Livia Crase, 91 of 25 Elliot Drive, Williamstown, passed away peacefully at home on Sunday November 11, 2012

She was born on November 28, 1920 in Monroe, Mass., a daughter of Maria and Severino Franceschetti. She graduated from Drury High School in 1939.

Livia was a secretary at Sprague Electric Company for many years and retired as secretary to the Dean of Admissions at MCLA in 1982. She and her husband were members of the Williams College Faculty Club. Livia and her husband, John P. Crase, former Corporate Manager of Sprague Electric Company were married over 70 years.

She leaves her husband John, son, James Crase of Hemet, Calif., daughter Karen Fuller of Windsor, Mass., grandchildren, Keith Fuller, Stephanie Moritz, Jennifer Lewis, Jason Crase, Allison Hardie, Vanessa Crase and six great grandchildren.

Livia will be remembered as a wonderful wife and loving and devoted mother and grandmother.

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This obituary was originally published in the North Adams Transcript.

Published online on Nov. 16, 2012 courtesy of North Adams Transcript.