Obituaries

Alma Allen, 97, of Lee, Massachusetts

Friday, Nov 27 - An active member of her community, Alma was a former president of the East Lee Civic Association, officer of the Senior Citizens Club, chairperson on the Council on Aging

Harry Franklin, 95, of Lenox, refugee from anti-Semitism

Wednesday, Nov 25 - As part of his English studies in Vienna Harry’s English teacher gave him an American pen pal, Lillian Wolfram, a non-Jew, whose family in Glenside, Pennsylvania, offered to sponsor him if he could escape to America.

Donna Marie Shaw Cook, 74, of Great Barrington

Wednesday, Nov 18 - Mrs. Cook was employed as a traffic manager at ED Jones in Pittsfield for 45 years until her retirement in 2005. She then went to work part-time as an administrative assistant at the town offices in Stockbridge.

Janice “Jan” Kay, 65, of Housatonic

Thursday, Nov 12 - Jan was a graduate from Pittsfield High School and Berkshire Community College. Jan was very family oriented; her family meant everything to her.

Judith Ann Julieano, 72, of Lee

Monday, Nov 2 - Judy was a dedicated certified nursing assistant for more than thirty years, retiring from Cameron House Assisted Living of Lenox in 2014.