hgazette.com, Haverhill, MA

April 10, 2014

Lorraine T. McClennan, 93


Haverhill — Lorraine T. (Cipolla) (Early) McClennan, 93, a lifelong resident of Haverhill, died on Saturday morning at her home, surrounded by her loving family.

She was born in Haverhill on May 18, 1920, and was the daughter of the late Alexander and Mary (Ione) Cipolla. Educated in the Haverhill School System, Mrs. McClennan graduated from Haverhill High School.

She was the wife of the late John W. McClennan, who passed away in 1998, and Peter A. Early Jr., who passed away in 1963.

She is survived by two sons, Richard P. Early Sr. and his wife, Ida, of Atkinson, N.H., and Peter A. Early III and his wife, Pam, of Haverhill; two daughters, Carol Ann and her husband, Dana Wilson, of Atkinson, and Mary M. Early of Haverhill; a sister, Millie Maguire; grandson-in-law, David Klavenieks; daughter-in-law, Dorothy Early; her caregiver, Cynthia Chase-Klavenieks; 10 grandchildren; numerous great-grandchildren and great-great-grandchildren; and many nieces and nephews.

ARRANGEMENTS: Calling hours were held on Tuesday evening at the H.L. Farmer & Sons Bradford Funeral Home, 210 South Main St., Route 125, Bradford. Her funeral was held on Wednesday, at Sacred Hearts Church, 165 South Main St., Bradford. Burial followed in St. Patrick’s Cemetery, Haverhill. To view her complete obituary or to leave condolences to her family, please visit www.farmerfuneralhomes.com.