East Lyme - Louise M. Fallon, 88, of McCook Place, passed away peacefully at home, on Friday, Oct. 5, 2012.
She was born on April 19, 1924, in Pawtucket, R.I., to Frank and Katharine (Gallagher) Morris. Louise was married to John T. Fallon Jr. for 57 years, before his passing in 2002.
After graduating from Rhode Island College in 1945, Louise taught English in Washington, D.C. She then went on to fill her life with raising a family of nine children. When she found the time, she loved to read, play the piano, and socialize with her many friends. In later years, Louise looked forward to the large and lively family gatherings.
Mrs. Fallon is survived by her five sons and four daughters, Dr. John T. Fallon III and Missy of Rowayton, Michael Fallon and Fran of Wellesley, Mass., Dennis Fallon and Marylynn of Waterford, Stephen Fallon and Jill of Salem, Frank Fallon and Mary Ann of Chapel Hill, N.C., Anne Marie Kracke and Fred of Marion, Mass., Mary Louise Fallon of Falmouth, Mass., Katharine Fallon of Belmont, Mass., and Patricia Fallon of Montera, Calif. She also leaves behind 21 grandchildren; and 13 great-grandchildren.
She was predeceased by her brother, Frank; and sister, Katharine.
A Mass of Christian Burial will be held at 11 a.m. Wednesday, Oct. 10, 2012, in St. Agnes Church in Niantic. Interment will be private.
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Donations may be made in her memory to Hospice Southeastern Connecticut, 227 Dunham St., Norwich, CT 06360.