CORA (CHARETTE) LAWLESS
1937 - 2012
FORT KENT and ROCKY HILL, CONN. - Cora (Charette) Lawless, 75, beloved wife of the late Paul Lawless of Rocky Hill, Conn. and formerly of Windsor, Conn., passed away Monday, July 16, 2012. She was born in Fort Kent, the daughter of the late Alphonse and Catherine (Blanchette) Charette. Cora lived in Wethersfield, Conn. and Windsor, Conn. many years before moving to Rocky Hill, Conn. in 2006. She had been employed as an accountant for the Windsor Manufacturing before retiring in 1996. Cora was an active member of the Windsor community and was a member of the Windsor Taxpayer’s Association and enjoyed the outdoor sports of skiing and skating. She leaves her son Kevin R. Lawless and his wife Paula of Newington, Conn.; two special grandsons, Paul and Jacob Lawless; two sisters, Theresa Pelletier of Mansfield, Conn. and Lucille Roy of Fort Kent. Besides her husband and parents, she was predeceased by her sisters Lizzie and Rita, and her brothers Joseph, Patrick, Camille, Romeo, Louis and David. Her family received friends from 5 to 8 p.m. Thursday, July 19 at the Carmon Windsor Funeral Home, 807 Bloomfield Avenue, Windsor, Conn. Family and friends gathered at 9:15 a.m. Friday, July 20 at the Carmon Windsor Funeral Home followed by a Mass of Christian burial at 10 a.m. at St. Gabriel Church, 379 Broad St., Windsor, Conn. Burial followed in Windsor Veterans Memorial Cemetery. Contributions may be made to the American Cancer Society, 825 Brook St. I-91 Tech Center, Rocky Hill, CT 06067.