1929 - 2021
No Vistitation Date Scheduled
FuneralJune 17, 2021
Saint Catherine of Alexandria Church, 107 N. Main St., Westford, MA. 01886
Lorraine Theresa Gower, 91, of Tyngsboro, MA, died Sunday evening, May 30, 2021 at Sunny Acres Nursing Home in Chelmsford, MA.
She was married to the late Robert F. Gower, who died September 9, 2001.
Born in Westford, she was the daughter of the late Charles and Alice (Vincent) Lamy.
She graduated from Westford Academy with the class of 1947.
For many years, Mrs. Gower was able to make a loving and warm home for her family.
She was a communicant of St. John’s Church in Chelmsford.
She enjoyed cooking, baking, and knitting. Lorraine was an excellent swimmer. She loved spending time with her loving family.
She is survived by her children, Nancy Mulligan and her husband William of Tyngsboro, Catherine Gower of Tyngsboro, Patrick Gower and his wife Dale of Lowell, Cynthia Brown and her husband Jeffrey of Tyngsboro, Margaret Sczylvian and her husband Stephen of Westford, Michael Gower and his partner Julie Copley of Hollis, NH, Judith Glow of Nashua, NH, Timothy Gower and his wife Ann of Harwich, Terence Gower and his wife Vicky of West Roxbury, a son-in-law, Christopher Ormsby of Devens, 14 grandchildren, 15 great grandchildren, and several nieces and nephews.
She was the mother of the late Kelly Ormsby of Arlington, MA, the mother-in-law of the late Dennis Glow, and the sister of the late Rena Zelukiewicz.
There will not be any visiting hours. A Funeral Mass of Christian Burial will be held on Thursday, June 17, 2021 at 9:30 a.m. at Saint Catherine of Alexandria Church, 107 N. Main St., Westford, MA. Burial in Pine Grove Cemetery, Westford. Memorials may be made in her name to the Monastery of St. Clare, 445 River Rd., Andover, MA 01810-4213. ARRANGEMENTS BY DOLAN FUNERAL HOME 978-251-4041. Guestbook at www.dolanfuneralhome.com.