Lorraine M. Kelly, 83, of New Britain, a former resident of Pawlet, Vt., passed away peacefully at home Thursday, April 1, 2021. Lorraine was the daughter of the late Lawrence and Shirley (Corey) Gould. She went to Granville High School. Lorraine was a loving wife, mother, grandmother, and aunt. She had a long career with the Conn. Department of Revenue Services of twenty-nine years. Lorraine enjoyed spending her Winters in Winter Haven, Fla. with her husband.
Lorraine is survived by her daughter, Lori Kelly Fleming of Marshall, N.C. and her husband Gary, Lori’s daughter Sarah Arthur, her son, Edward and his wife Mary Anne of Norwalk, and children Stephen and Antoinette (Michael), her son Jeffrey and his wife Doreen of Pawlet, Vt. and children Brianna, Catie, Jeffrey (Clarissa) and adopted daughter Lisa, her siblings Clarence Gould (Shirley), Sherwood Gould (Benilda), Karleen Allen, her sister-in-laws, Linda and Virginia Gould; and her brother-in-law James Kelly and his wife, Rhoda, of South Glens Falls, N.Y. In addition, she is survived by many nieces and nephews. Lorraine was predeceased by her husband, Edward Kelly, Sr., her brothers Lawrence Gould and Glen Gould, her brother-in-laws Martin Kelly, and Chris Allen.
There will be a private graveside service Saturday, May 15, 2021 at 11:30 a.m. at the Mettowee Valley Cemetery, Pawlet, Vt. In lieu of flowers, memorial contributions in Lorraine’s name may be made to the CT Alzheimer’s Association ( www.alz.org/ct ). The Paul A. Shaker Funeral Home, 764 Farmington Ave., New Britain, has charge of arrangements. To extend condolences to the Kelly family or to share a memory of Lorraine, please visit www.SHAKERFUNERALHOME.COM .