Lorraine M. (Brousseau)'s Story
Lorraine M. (Brousseau) Parks, 93, wife of the late William H. Parks, passed away November 11, 2017, at Wingate Nursing Home in Haverhill surrounded by her loving family.
Born in Haverhill, she was the daughter of the late Albert J. and Margaret M. (Hill) Brousseau. She attended St. Joseph Grammar School and Haverhill High School, Class of 1942. An entrepreneur, she was an auctioneer, Justice of the Peace and Notary Public. Lorraine was the owner of Magic World Gift Shop, a flower shop, and was employed in many other professions. She enjoyed knitting hats and clothing for service men. Lorraine was a supporter of St. Jude’s Children’s Hospital for many years, as well as other charities. Always active in the community, she will be remembered for her giving spirit and compassion for others. Lorraine was recognized around Haverhill driving her VW Beetle.
Lorraine is survived by her daughters, Pamela H. Robinson and her husband, Raymond of Ellenton, Fla., Paula H. Leathers and her husband, William of Haverhill; grandchildren, Laurie Robinson Smith and her husband, Richard Smith, Raymond Robinson, Jr., Kimberly Bailey, Lynne Meehan; great-grandchildren, Matthew and Allyssa Smith, Brooke Bailey, Caleb, Raymond III, Seth and Marianna Robinson; brother, Arthur Brousseau of Haverhill; sister, Mary Gallant of Haverhill; and several nephews. She was predeceased by her brother, Robert Brousseau, and sister, Diane Brousseau.
Family and friends are respectfully invited to attend calling hours on Wednesday, November 15, from 10 until 11:30 a.m. at the Kevin B. Comeau Funeral Home, 486 Main Street, Haverhill. A Mass of Christian Burial will follow at Sacred Hearts Church, South Main Street, Bradford. Burial will be in Linwood Cemetery, John Ward Avenue, Haverhill. Please visit Comeau Funeral Home on Facebook or www.comeaufuneral.com.
Published on  November 14, 2017