Lorraine MacPherson, 77 Norton - Lorraine (Ells) MacPherson, 77, of Norton, died Thursday, Dec. 2. in the Epoch Assisted Care Center of Norton.
Mrs. MacPherson was born in Wolfville, Nova Scotia, Canada, on Oct. 4, 1927. She was a a 1945 graduate of Attleboro High School, and had attended Mount Ida College in Newton. She was a former longtime resident of Attleboro.
She had worked for many years as a secretary for Congressman Joseph Martin at his insurance company (A.T. Parker Insurance Co.) in North Attleboro.
Lorraine and her husband, John Angus MacPherson, have been members of the Second Congregational Church of Attleboro for many years.
Donations in Lorraine's memory may be made to the Second Congregational Church of Attleboro, 50 Park St., Attleboro, MA 02703.
She was the daughter of the late Raleigh Ells and the late Dora (Long) Ells. She is also survived by her husband, John Angus MacPherson of Norton.
Arrangements are being handled by the Roberts and Sons Funeral Home, 30 South St., Foxboro.Friends and relatives are invited to attend memorial services at the funeral home at 11 a.m. on Monday, Dec. 6. Interment service is private.
Source: Attleboro Sun Chronicle, Friday, December 3, 2004, Page B6