Mary Lorraine Daggett, 90, of Broad St., passed away peacefully to the hands of the Lord, Tuesday morning, July 23, 2019, following a courageous battle with cancer.
Born on September 26, 1928 in Tupper Lake, where she was a lifelong resident, she was the daughter of the late Basil and Clementine (Scanlon) LaFave. She was a graduate of Tupper Lake Central School.
Lorraine was employed for 26 years as a laundry superintendent at Sunmount DDSO in Tupper Lake. Following her retirement, she poured her heart and soul into her home and family, especially her beloved grandson, Chad.
She was the last surviving child of the Basil and Clementine LaFave family. She had 14 brothers and 3 sisters predecease her. She was also predeceased by her loving husband, Robert “Bob” Daggett; her loving grandson, Chad R.T. Martin; her son-in-law, Robert Conover.
She is survived by her devoted daughter, Carol Conover of Tupper Lake; her “adopted” family Andy and Loretta Cappiello and their daughter Giana Maria Cappiello; her extended family Susan Rennell, George L. Martin of Bennington, VT, Jeff, Susan, Joe, Tara, and Joshua Trudeau; several nieces, nephews, great nieces, great nephews, cousins as well as several beloved friends.
Friends may call Saturday, August 3, 2019 from 10-11 a.m. at St. Alphonsus Church, Tupper Lake.
A funeral Mass will immediately follow at 11 a.m. at St. Alphonsus Church.
The Rite of Committal will follow at St. Alphonsus where Lorraine and Bob’s urn will be interred, and military honors will be conducted for Bob.
Contributions in Lorraine’s memory may be directed to Adirondack Medical Center in Saranac Lake. Lorraine’s family is so thankful for the wonderful love and care provided by her nurse Lorraine Bowman as well as the entire staff of Adirondack Medical Center.
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