Lorraine MacDonald Daly

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Lorraine M. Daly, 62, of Fletcher, NC and formerly of Franklin, MA, died Sunday, December 31, 2006, following a brief illness. A native of Walpole, MA, she was the daughter of the late Norman and Helen Thompson MacDonald. Mrs. Daly is survived by her husband of 41 years, William J. Daly; one daughter, Sharon E. O’Connor of Suwanee, GA; two sons, Christopher M. Daly of Rexford, NY and Michael S. Daly of Celebration, FL; three grandchildren and three brothers, Russell MacDonald of Clearwater, FL, James MacDonald of Walpole, MA and John MacDonald of Norwood, MA. A Mass of Christian Burial will be at 10:00 AM on Thursday, January 4, 2007 at St. Barnabas Catholic Church with Father Dean Cesa officiating. Interment will follow at Calvary Episcopal Churchyard in Fletcher, NC. The family will receive friends from 6:00-8:00 on Wednesday at Groce Funeral Home at Lake Julian in Arden, NC with a rosary said at 7:00 PM. In lieu of flowers, the family requests that memorial donations be made to any local Humane Society.

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  1. My deepest sympathy to you Sharon and your family on the loss of your Mother. My prayers and thoughts are with you during this difficult time.

  2. Bill, Chris, Michael & Sharon, I pray for Lorraine and all of you. I can’t believe I won’t hear that wonderful laugh of hers again. I’m so sorry I wasn’t able to be there for the services but my thoughts and prayers will continue to be with you. I love you all, Suzy

  3. My sincere sympathy goes out to the entire Daly family. I have known Michael for a long time and I pray that his mother is at Peace. May God Bless!

  4. Sharon,Bill,Chris & Michael,
    Our deepest condolences for your loss. Lorraine was a wonderful women. She will be missed.
    Sharon you know I’m always here for you.
    Love ya, Mary & Bob

  5. We have so many special memories of Lorraine. From childhood, her singing \\\Happy Days are here again\\\’ at the bus stop to sitting with her as an adult conversing about motherhood. She will be terribly missed by all of us. We are praying for her family for the strength to get thru. We love you all.’

  6. So many wonderful/happy memories we have shared thru the many years. We will miss our friend so very much, words could not express just how much. Our deepest sympathy to her wonderful family. Our prayers and thoughts are with you and with Lorraine. God Bless…

  7. We would like to express our sincere sympathy to the Daly Family. Our thoughts and prayers are with you all.
    Steve, Sue and Jen DAngelo

  8. Sharon,

    I was very sorry to hear about your mother. I\\\’m here if you should need me.

    For each thorn, there\\\’s a rosebud…
    for each twilight ‘? a dawn…
    for each trial ‘? the strength to carry on,
    For each stormcloud ‘? a rainbow…
    for each shadow ‘? the sun…
    for each parting ‘? sweet memories
    when sorrow is done.
    ‘?Ralph Waldo Emerson

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