Lorraine M. (Pelaquin) McGuire, 89, of Mattapoisett died Friday February 14, 2014 at Alden Court Nursing Home in Fairhaven. She was the wife of the late Herbert L. McGuire.
Born and raised in Brockton, the daughter of the late Joseph A. and Viola (Noel) Pelaquin, she lived in Hanson for 37 years before moving to Mattapoisett in 1996.
Mrs. McGuire was a communicant of St. Anthony’s Church.
She was an avid reader and enjoyed quilting.
She is survived by her children, John Kevin McGuire and his wife Joy of Post Falls, Idaho and Cheryl A. McGuire and her husband Chris Jaskolka of Mattapoisett; eight grandchildren, Angela Street, Alanna, Chris, Siobhan, Talia, and Kekei McGuire, Jacob and Serena Jaskolka; a great-grandson, Nathan Street; and several nieces and nephews
She was the sister of the late Russell, Paul, Louie, Joseph, and Frank Pelaquin.
Her family will receive guests on Friday morning from 8:30-10 AM at the Saunders-Dwyer Mattapoisett Home for Funerals, 50 County Rd. (Rt. 6), Mattapoisett followed by her Funeral Mass in St. Anthony’s Church at 10:30 AM. Burial will follow in the Massachusetts National Cemetery, Bourne. For directions and guestbook, please visit www.saundersdwyer.com.