Louise was born in Everett, MA on September 23, 1923, she was the cherished daughter of the late Arthur B. and Louise (Crowley) Lane. Louise grew up in Melrose and was educated there, she went on to attend North Shore Music Academy where she studied the Piano, Organ, and Violin. Louise also went to Essex Agricultural School where she got her certificate in Floral Design.
Louise lived with her sister Pauline in Malden for 40 years, she worked in the School Department for the City of Malden as a Girls Matron for many years.
Louise’s passion for music led her teach many youngsters in Malden to play the Piano, Organ, and her favorite the Violin, which she played throughout her entire life.
Louise moved with her sister to Wilmington over 25 years ago and she quickly became involved in the community. Louise was a member of the Wilmington Senior Center and an active communicant of St. Elizabeth’s Episcopal Church where she worshiped and made many friends.
Louise would often be seen around town driving relatives and friends to various appointments or do their shopping, she was always willing to help others. In her spare time she enjoyed being outdoors gardening and spending time with her animals.
Louise also came from a close knit family who loved to vacation together and share many family holidays and celebrations.
Louise will be fondly remembered as a woman of great faith, a wonderful lady with a great smile, who will be missed.
Louise was the dear sister of Pauline N. Lane of Wilmington and the late Irene Fryou, she is also survived by many nieces, nephews, cousins, and dear friends.
Family and friends will gather for a Funeral Service at the Nichols Funeral Home, Inc., 187 Middlesex Ave. (Rte. 62), Wilmington on Friday, April 29th at 10:00 a.m. Interment to follow in Wildwood Cemetery, Wilmington. Visiting hours Thursday, April 28th from 4-7 p.m.
Memorial donations in Louise’s name may be made to St. Elizabeth’s Episcopal Church, 4 Forest St., Wilmington, MA 01887.