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October 17, 2013

Dorothy E. (Roberts) Panaro

Haverhill — Dorothy Elizabeth (Roberts) Panaro, 84, passed away peacefully on October 9, 2013, surrounded by her loving family.

She was born January 30, 1929, in Haverhill. Dot was the youngest child of Elmer and Mary F. (Scott) Roberts.

She leaves her beloved husband of 66 years, Larry R. Panaro, Sr., the love of her life; her daughter, Linda and her husband, Phil Paquette, of Worcester, MA; her 3 sons, Larry R. Panaro, Jr. and his wife, Nancy, of Haverhill, Gary R. Panaro and his wife, Gail, of Bradford and Mark J. Panaro and his wife, Karen, of Atkinson, NH; 11 grandchildren, Kaitlyn, Cristina, Matt, Lauren, Douglas, Andrew, Christopher, Ryan, Kevin, Jonathan and Cameron; 4 great-grandchildren, Samantha, Hunter, Emily and Jack. She was predeceased by her brother, Elmer “Bud” Roberts and her 3 sisters, Eileen, Avis and Mary.

ARRANGEMENTS: Her Funeral was held on Tuesday, Oct. 15th at 9 a.m. from the H.L. Farmer & Sons Bradford Funeral Home, 210 South Main St., followed by a Funeral Mass at 10 a.m. in Sacred Hearts Church, Bradford. Interment was in St. James Cemetery, Haverhill. Calling hours were Monday Oct. 14th from 4-7 p.m. at the H.L. Farmer & Sons Bradford Funeral Home. In lieu of flowers, contributions may be made to the Alzheimer’s Assoc., 480 Pleasant St., Watertown, MA 02472. To view her complete obituary or to send a condolence to her family please visit www.farmerfuneralhomes.com.