SANGERVILLE AND CORINTH - Lorraine M. Ronco, 87, died August 6, 2014, at a Bangor hospital. She was born in Sangerville, June 27, 1927, the daughter of Harold and May (Pullyard) Clukey.
She was a communicant of Holy Family Catholic Church in Sangerville for many years. She worked as a proof reader at the Republican Journal in Belfast and later worked at K-Mart in Bangor. One of seven girls, family was very important to Lorraine. She was predeceased by husband of 60 years, Robert W. Ronco Sr.
She is survived by a son, Robert Ronco Jr. and his wife, Brenda of Verona Island; 2 daughters, Dawn Gelo and her husband, Bruce of Kenduskeag, and Cindy Lyford and her husband, Thomas of Glenburn; a sister, Loretta Clukey of Guilford; 6 grandchildren; 12 great-grandchildren; many nieces and nephews.
The family would like to thank all of the staff at Ross Manor and the staff on the 5th floor at St. Joseph Hospital for their wonderful care.
Friends may call from 9-10 a.m. Monday, August 11, 2014 at Crosby & Neal, 21 Oak Street in Guilford. Funeral services will follow at the funeral home at 10 a.m., with the Rev. Fr. Joseph Cahill officiating. Burial will follow in the Sangerville Village Cemetery. In lieu of flowers, donations may be sent to the Maine Community Foundation, c/o Sangerville High School Scholarship Fund, 9 Campus Drive, Guilford, ME 04443. For an online guest register, go to www.CrosbyNeal.com.