Louise H. (Detora)'s Story
Louise H. (Detora) Conti, 94, transitioned peacefully on July 8, 2017 in the kind and loving care at the Maplewood Center (Compassus Hospice) in Amesbury. She lived a life devoted to her family. She adored her daughter Cynthia, her mother, Jennie and father, Albert.
Louise was born and raised in North Andover and graduated from Johnson High School, Class of 1940. She grew up on Saunders Street and then was a longtime resident on Pembroke Road. Louise was very passionate about her cats. Her cooking was a gift to her family. She worked at the Internal Revenue Service in Andover as a tax examiner until she retired at age 65.
Louise is survived by her daughter, Cynthia; stepdaughter, Karen Conti; stepson, Michael Conti; step granddaughter, Jennifer Flynn, wife of Brian, and their two daughters, Taylor and Emma; also adored by several nieces and nephews.
Louise was predeceased by her husband, Michael Conti, her parents, Albert and Jennie Detora.
Family and friends are invited to funeral services on Wednesday at 11 a.m. at the Conte Funeral Home, 17 Third Street, North Andover. Burial will follow in Ridgewood Cemetery also in North Andover.
Friends may call on Wednesday morning one hour prior to the services, 10 to 11 a.m. at the funeral home.
In lieu of flowers, memorial contributions in Louise's name may be made to Compassus Hospice,790 Turnpike Street, Suite 302, North Andover, MA 01845. For directions or to offer online condolences please visit www.contefuneralhomes.com.
Published on  July 10, 2017