Lawrence, MA — Rose Eva “TiRose” (Lamontagne) Lawrence, 78, of Lawrence, passed away on Saturday, August 24, 2013, at the Lawrence General Hospital.
She was born on June 2, 1935, in Lawrence, and was the daughter of the late David and Rose (Montana) Lamontagne. Rose was educated in the local schools of Lawrence and was a graduate of Saint Ann’s High School in 1953. Rose was a parishioner of Sacred Heart Church in Lawrence, and worked for Raytheon for 36 years.
She loved to dance, go for walks, the Lottery, Foxwoods, being with family, and always helping people in need.
She was the wife of the late William Lawrence.
Her family members include her brothers and sisters, Russell and his wife, Judith Lamontagne of Texas, Robert Lamontagne of Seabrook, N.H., Elaine and her husband, John “Butch” Scanlon of Lawrence, Leo Lamontagne and Rene Lamontagne, both of Lawrence; sister-in-law, Rose Lamontagne; companion, Camille of Lawrence; nephew, Ricky Simard of Haverhill, Mass.; nieces, Barbara Simard and Susan Scanlon, both of Lawrence; and several nieces and nephews.
Rose was predeceased by her brothers and sisters, Rita Higginbottom, Irene Desrosiers, Doris Gauthier, Alice Higginbottom, David “Pete” Lamontagne, and Jeannette Hartling.
ARRANGEMENTS: Relatives and friends are respectfully invited to call on Tuesday, August 27, from 5 to 7 p.m., at the John Breen Memorial Funeral Home, Inc., 122 Amesbury Street, Lawrence. Her Funeral Mass will be celebrated on Wednesday, August 28, at 11 a.m., in Saint Patrick’s Church in Lawrence. Burial will take place at a later date. Memorial contributions may be made to a charity of one’s choice. To offer condolences, or for other information, please at www.breenfuneralhome.com.