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Lorraine C."Lori" Perreault Galvin

Lorraine C."Lori" Perreault Galvin
  • July 20, 1940 - February 21, 2016
  • Marlborough, Massachusetts
  • Marlborough Public Library Children's Room
    35 West Main St.
    Marlborough, MA 01752

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“I met Lori when we both worked at Lord & Taylor. She, Helen Barsamian and a few other women shared dinners periodically with me. I haven't seen...Read More »
1 of 20 | Posted by: Andrea Teacher - Waltham, MA

“Galvin Family, My thoughts and prayers are with you at the passing of your mother. Many years ago we worked together in the children's room. She...Read More »
2 of 20 | Posted by: Carol Ahern - Shrewsbury, MA

“Maura......my condolences to you and your family at this time.Jim NoonanVNA CareNetwork ”
3 of 20 | Posted by: A friend

“To all of Lori's family and friends: Our deepest sympathy, she was a wonderful friend and neighbor. The Rufos ”
4 of 20 | Posted by: Debra Rufo - Marlborough, MA

“Susan, Matt & Maura,So sorry to learn of the recent passing of your lovely mother. We shared many wonderful times together. You were blessed to have...Read More »
5 of 20 | Posted by: A friend

“I am so sorry for the loss of your loved one. Please find peace and comfort in Psalms 119:76. ”
6 of 20 | Posted by: A friend

“Susan and family- my thoughts and prayers are with you at this time. ”
7 of 20 | Posted by: Allison Trojano

“Maura, Susan and Matthew I am very sorry to hear of your mother's death. She is at peace now and she will live on in all our memories. Alice ”
8 of 20 | Posted by: Alice

“Matt, I an so sorry to hear of your mother's passing. She was such a nice lady. Remember, you now have your own Saint in heaven watching over you...Read More »
9 of 20 | Posted by: Eleanor Bouvier

“You are my sunshine, today, tomorrow and forever. I'll be seeing you later honey. ”
10 of 20 | Posted by: charlie lemont - Waltham, MA

“Susan and Family, I am so sorry for your loss.My thoughts and prayers are with you. ”
11 of 20 | Posted by: Allison Trojano

“My condolences to the family. Continue to rely on God during this difficult time and know that he hears prayers : Isaiah 59 : 1 ”
12 of 20 | Posted by: A friend

“RIP Aunt Lo You will be missed Mat, Sue, and Maura praying for all of you and your families. May Aunt Lo Rest in Peace with Uncle Peter whom she has...Read More »
13 of 20 | Posted by: Scott LaBossiere - Hopedale, MA

“Lorraine was was such a wonderful friend and co-worker at the Library. God Bless her and her family. Rest in Peace dear friend. Mena Hedin ”
14 of 20 | Posted by: bill hedin - framingham, MA

“Sorry to hear of your loss. May you find comfort in your many happy memories. Jim and Ellen Poirier ”
15 of 20 | Posted by: Ellen/ Jim poirier

“To Maura and family I'm so very sorry to hear or your Mom's passing, My prayers and thoughts are with you and your family. Jayne Larson ”
16 of 20 | Posted by: Jayne Larson - Franklin, MA

“Susan, Maura and Matthew, So very sorry for your loss. Thank you for trusting us to help care for your mother. She gave us many smiles and laughs...Read More »
17 of 20 | Posted by: A friend

“I started out being your mom's Money Manager through BayPath Elder Services. I worked with Lori for approximately 4.5 years and during that time our...Read More »
18 of 20 | Posted by: Glenda Thomas - Framingham, MA

“We have missed her presence in our neighborhood. She was the first neighbor to welcome us and was a true friend. RIP Lori, we love you. ”
19 of 20 | Posted by: Debra Rufo - Marlborough, MA

“We want you to know how sad we are for you roy and your family. Its so difficult to lose a loved one. You and roy have been wonderful to your mom...Read More »
20 of 20 | Posted by: J.hillis - Boston - Friend


Lorraine C. (Perreault) Galvin, 75, of Marlborough, MA, died Sunday, February 21, 2106 following a period of declining health. Her strength, determination and the loving care from her children carried her through this difficult time.
Born and raised in Marlborough, she was the daughter of the late Valdamore and Mary (Gunning) Perreault and the wife of the late Peter Galvin, who died in 2006.
A graduate of St. Michael's Academy, Hudson, MA, Lori had been employed at the Marlborough Public Library in the Children's Room until her retirement. Over the years she formed many valuable relationships with her colleagues as well as children and their parents who were regular visitors.
An avid animal lover, she donated her time to the Animal Rescue League and gave more than one dog a happy home through the years. She loved to entertain and would light up a room when she entered . She has left many happy memories for her family and friends, who will miss her dearly.
Devoted to her family, Lori is survived by her children, Susan Galvin and her husband Roy Libby; Matthew Galvin and his wife Melissa and their son Finn; and Maura (Galvin) McAteer and her husband Sean and their children Mona and Malachy. She is also survived by her sisters, Veronica "Ronnie" McDonough and Patricia Martin and her husband Joe, as well as many relatives and close friends.
Visiting hours will be held on Friday, February 26, from 4-7 pm at the Slattery Funeral Home, Inc., 40 Pleasant St., Marlborough, MA. A Funeral Mass will be celebrated on Saturday, February 27 at 11:00 am at the Immaculate Conception Church, 11 Prospect St., Marlborough. Burial will follow at Evergreen Cemetery, Wilson St., Marlborough, MA.
Donations may be made to the Marlborough Public Library, Children's Room, 35 West Main St., Marlborough, MA 01752