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David Albert Smith, 39, of Lenox

Monday, Jul 10 - After high school, David worked as a chef for numerous different restaurants; his favorite place of employment was the Olde Heritage Tavern.

Mary Flynn, 85, of Lenox

Monday, Jul 10 - Above all else, Mary loved her family and was a devoted wife, mother, mother-in-law, grandmother, sister-in-law and friend to many.

Leda Dewkett, 90, of Lee

Monday, Jul 10 - Leda enjoyed being active on the family farm in South Lee, mowing the lawn into her mid-80s.

James Turner, 70, of Lenox

Friday, Jul 7 - Jim moved to Lenox in the mid-1970s where he held several custodial positions including at the former Meadow Place Retirement Home, St. Ann’s Church, the Lenox Library and, most recently, the Old Heritage Tavern until he retired in 2015.

Richard Billetter, 84, of Lenox

Thursday, Jul 6 - An accomplished athlete, Richard achieved the remarkable by competing in all (40) Josh Billings triathlons to date; ran the Boston Marathon for several years, played golf regularly, cross-country skied, and loved canoeing the Housatonic River.

Brian Raftery, 58, of Lenox

Friday, Jun 30 - An accomplished musician, he played bass guitar and keyboards with area bands Teaser, the Jim Morrison Road Show, Synn, Mad Anthony and Uncle Salty.