Elizabeth V. (Pasqualrelli) Lawrence

January 17, 1915 - February 27, 2013


Elizabeth V. (Pasquarelli) Lawrence, 98, of Leominster, died Wednesday, February 27, 2013 in UMass Medical Center, Belmont St. in Worcester. She was born on January 17, 1915, in Fitchburg, MA. She was the daughter of Quincy and Santa (Giambrocco) Pasquarelli. She was a graduate of Leominster High School Class of 1933, where she played intra-class basketball, even though she was only 5'1". She loved to play the piano and played for the high school at several events. She worked in the office at the Foster Grant Co. for 17 years in Payroll, before retiring. Elizabeth was a member of St. Leo's Parish in Leominster, a member of the Living Rosary, and the former member of the Blessed Virgin Sodality. She is survived by her son, Richard W. Lawrence, of Naples, Florida, her daughter, Sheila M. Roy, of Leominster, her sister Gloria R. Palazzi, of Leominster, three grandchildren; Cheryl Sexton, of Naples, FL, Brain Lawrence, of Centerville, MA, Karen Phillips, of Lehigh Acres, FL, six great-grandchildren; Christopher Sexton, Kaitlynn Sexton, Shauna Lawrence, Brian Lawrence Jr., Ashley Phillips, and Kaylee Phillips. She also leaves step-grandchildren, step-great-grandchildren, nieces, nephews, cousins, and many loving friends. She was predeceased by her husband of 63 years Albert G. Lawrence who died in 2002, and her sister Geraldine B. Poirier, baby sisters, Esther and Veronica Pasquarelli; daughter-in-law, Anne Lawrence and son-in-law, Reginald Roy. She will always be remembered as a person who laughed often, smiled much and loved everyone always. We also know she can hear loud and clear now.

Burial was in St. Leo's Cemetery.


Fred A. Person

1915  -  2008

Fred A. Person, 92, of 225 Ridgewood Drive, died Saturday, June 7, 2008, in HealthAlliance Hospital/Leominster. He was born on July 30, 1915, in Sterling, the son of John and Alice (Tuttle) Person.

Mr. Person was employed by Cluet-Peabody as a payroll manager for 38 years, and as an accountant for the Commonwealth of Massachusetts for 10 years.

He had served in the U.S. Army during World War II with the 1199th Engineer Base Depot Group, attaining the rating of Technician Fifth Grade. He received the Good Conduct Medal, Victory Medal, American Theater Campaign Ribbon, and the European African Middle Eastern Theater Campaign Ribbon.

Mr. Person was a graduate of Leominster High School, where he played football. After his retirement he was a volunteer for 12 years with the Brain Injured Children, in Fitchburg, and also was a very active member of the No. 6 School House in Leominster. He is survived by his loving wife of 69 years, Yvonne (Colard) Person; his daughter, MaryJane Person of Worcester; two sons, James Person of Gardner and Jeffrey Person of Westminster; a sister, Ellen Stuart of Sterling; five grandchildren, John Person, Kris Person, Lindsay Morgan, Katherine Person, and Meghan Person.

Burial was in Evergreen Cemetery.

Riccardo Cavaioli Riccardo Joseph Cavaioli

1915  -  2011

Riccardo Joseph Cavaioli, 96 of Leominster, died peacefully in his home after a brief illness on Saturday January 15, 2011. He was born in Leominster, son of the late Nicola and Filomena (Monaco) Cavaioli and was predeceased by his loving wife Louise and his brothers Elio and Joseph Cavaioli. He graduated from Leominster High School in 1933.

He served as a U.S. Marine in WWII as a member of Marine Air Wing III. For 35 years, he was co-owner of Superior Comb Company in Leominster and retired in 1980. He was a lifetime member of the Elks Lodge of Leominster, Saint Anna's Parish, and a proud member of the Leominster High School, undefeated, 1932 Hall of Fame football team.

He leaves daughters Carol and Linda Cavaioli, grandchildren Michael Millette, Richard Millette, Evan Medbury, Kyla Ryan, Paul Medbury, Jennifer Grebel, and Benjamin Medbury. He also leaves thirteen great grandchildren, Henry, Sophie, Lillian, Cyrena, Griffin, Tyler, Lissette, George, Colin, Emily, Claire, Aidan, and Aaron as well as many nieces and nephews. He is survived by his sister Gina T. Prentice and sisters-in-law Aurora Cavaioli and Annette Bianchini.

Burial with military honors was held in St. Leo's Cemetery, Leominster.

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