Simonne M. (Kelly) Lavallee, age 89, formerly of Upton, Maine, passed away, on May 28, 2012, at Rumford Community Home in Rumford, Maine, following a period of declining health.
Simmone was born in Canada, on Oct. 10, 1922, a daughter of the late William and Maria (Baron) Kelly.
She married Armand Lavallee and together they raised three sons and a daughter.
A longtime resident of Berlin, N.H., Simonne was a member of Guardian Angel Parish now known as St. Anne Church of Good Shepherd Parish in Berlin and was a member of the Ladies Aid Association of Upton. She enjoyed spending time with family and will be remembered for her crafts.
She was employed at Tillotson Rubber Company in Berlin, N.H., and then as a maid at the Balsoms Resort in Dixville Notch, N.H.
She was preceded in death by her parents; her husband Armand on Jan. 20, 1988, a son, Roger Lavallee; a sister, Rolande Pratt; and a brother, Leo Paul Kelly.
She is survived by two sons; Laurent Lavallee and Wilfred Lavallee both of Upton, Maine; and a daughter, Lucille Largesse and her husband Earl of Colebrook, N.H.; two brothers, George Kelly and his wife Rose-Aline of Berlin, N.H., and Roger Kelly and his wife Nancy of Texas; twelve grandchildren; thirteen great-grandchildren; several nieces and nephews.
At her request there will be no calling hours.
A Memorial Mass will be celebrated at 10 a.m, on Saturday, June 16, at St. Pius X Catholic Church, Route 26, Errol, N.H. Burial will be private at the Upton Cemetery in Upton, Maine. In lieu of flowers the family requests that donations be made to the charity of one’s choice.
Online guestbook at www.fleury-patry.com.