Rita (Morrow) Krikorian, 75, of Lowell died January 7, 2015 at Lowell
General Hospital after a long illness.
Born in Lowell, she was the daughter of the late William (Ralph) and Rita
(McNeil) Morrow. She was raised in Lowell and graduated from St. Peters School in
Lowell and attended Lowell High School. Rita was employed at Prince Macaroni and after moving to Chelmsford to raise her family worked in the Cafeteria at Chelmsford High School and the McCarthy Middle School for many years. Rita was a communicant of St. Peters Church in Lowell and St. Mary Church in Chelmsford.
She is survived by her sons, Gregory Krikorian of Windham, NH, and Martin Krikorian of Groton, MA; three brothers, James and his wife, Lillian Morrow of Chelmsford, Ralph “Butch” Morrow of Lowell and
Donald and his wife, Joann Morrow of Dracut; two sisters, Mary and her husband, Thomas Quinlan of Amesbury and Barbara Lowe of Lowell; a dear uncle and aunt, George and Joan Mahoney of Lowell; three grandchildren, Cortney Murray of Billerica, Brian Murray of Waltham, and Matthew Krikorian of Groton and many nieces and nephews. She was the mother of the late Tama Murray, who died in 2007 and the longtime companion of the late Arthur Lavigne of Lowell. She will be missed by family, friends and many of the nurses who lovingly cared for her at Palm Manor.
Visiting hours Friday 9 A.M. to 11 A.M. with her Funeral service at 11 A.M. at the DOLAN FUNERAL HOME 106 MIDDLESEX ST. CHELMSFORD. Burial in St. Joseph Cemetery, Chelmsford. Memorials may be made in her name to The American Cancer Society 30 Speen St. Framingham, MA 01701 or to the charity of one’s choice. ARRANGEMENTS BY DOLAN FUNERAL HOME 978-251-4041.