Lorraine Theresa DeMella

November 16, 1928 - December 09, 2013 

Lorraine Theresa DeMella

November 16, 1928 - December 09, 2013 

Obituary for Lorraine Theresa DeMella

A Funeral Service will be celebrated for Lorraine Theresa (Paulhus) DeMella in the MacDonald, Rockwell & MacDonald Funeral Home on Thursday December 12, 2013 at 10 AM.

Mrs. DeMella, a daughter of the late Alcide and Rachel (Veillette) Paulhus was born in Nashua, NH, she grew up and graduated from Waltham High School. She moved to Watertown in 1949 and married and raised her family. She died on Monday, December 9, 2013 in the Waltham Crossing Assisted Living at the age of 85.

Lorraine worked as a manager at the Garden City Bank & Trust for 10 years, before retiring from the Watertown Savings Bank as a life insurance Representative. Lorraine loved to read.

She was the beloved wife for 64 years to Anthony L, DeMella. Devoted mother of Joseph A. DeMella of West Yarmouth, Michael J. DeMella of FL and Lisa D. Ferguson & her husband Kevin of Waltham. Dear sister of Yvette Vincuilla of Wilmington, Muriel Yenter of Wisconsin and Jeanne McCusker of No. Andover. Also loved by 6 grandchildren and 1 great grand-daughter.

A Funeral Service will be held on Thursday Dec. 12 in the MacDonald, Rockwell & MacDonald Funeral Home 270 Main St. Watertown at 10 am. Visiting hours Wed. (Today) from 4-8 pm. Relatives and friends kindly invited. Interment Newton Cemetery.






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