Lorraine J. Basque; 82
FITCHBURG -- Lorraine J. Basque, 82, died Friday, April 18, at the Golden Living Center in Fitchburg, after an illness.
She leaves many nieces and nephews.
She is predeceased by one brother, Paul Basque, four sisters, Rita Goguen, Irene Kibort, Teresa Allen, and Yvonne Paradise, and two nephews, Anthony Kibort, Jr. and Robert Kibort.
Lorraine was born in Fitchburg, on December 6, 1931, a daughter of the late Mathias Z and Emma (Julien) Basque.
Lorraine worked for City Cleaners in Fitchburg for 39 years retiring in 1985.
Lorraine lived with her sister and brother-in-law; she was their three children, Tony, Marian and Robert's caregiver while their parents worked. She loved to go shopping, reading, cats, spending time with her family at cookouts, and enjoyed eating scallops.
She will be sadly missed by all who loved her.
BASQUE -- Lorraine's Funeral will be held from the Smith-Mallahy-Masciarelli and the Fitchburg Chapel of the Sawyer-Miller-Masciarelli Funeral Homes, 243 Water Street, Fitchburg, on Wednesday, April 23, 2014, with a Mass at 11:00 a.m. in St. Bernard Parish at St. Camillus Church, 333 Mechanic Street, Fitchburg, MA 01420. Burial will follow in St. Bernard Cemetery, Fitchburg, MA. A Calling Hour will be held in the Funeral Home on Wednesday, from 9:30 - 10:30 a.m. prior to the Funeral. In lieu of flowers, memorial contributions may be made in Lorraine's name to GAAMHA, Client Fund, 208 Coleman Street Ext., Gardner, MA 01440 or the Golden Living Center, Activity Fund, 1199 John Fitch Highway, Fitchburg, MA 01420. See www.masciarellifamilyfuneralhomes.net
for further information.