Obituary: Julia Lapriore
Published in Worcester Telegram & Gazette, August 19, 2015
Worcester – Julia H. (Kulesza) Lapriore, 94, formerly of Worcester, passed away Tuesday, August 18th in the Life Care Center of Leominster. She leaves a daughter, Sandra J. Bissonnette and her husband Robert of Hudson; a daughter in law, Jane Lapriore of Kittery, ME; nine grandchildren, Jackie, Julie, Bobby, Carrie, Mark, Lisa, Justin, Tyler, and Sara; nine great grandchildren; and two nieces, Patricia English and Frances Clark, both of Grafton. Her son, Gerald Lapriore passed away last year. She was also predeceased by her siblings, Anthony, Martin, Peter, and Walter Kulesza, and Genevieve T. Donahue.
She was born in Worcester, the daughter of Julian and Julia (Frankowska) Kulesza and graduated from Worcester Girls Trade School. Julie had been a seamstress and a waitress for many years.
The funeral is Friday, August 21st from O’CONNOR BROTHERS FUNERAL HOME, 592 Park Avenue, with a Mass at 10:30 A.M. in Our Lady of Czestochowa Church, 34 Ward Street. Burial will follow in Notre Dame Cemetery. A visiting hour is from 9:00 until 10:00 A.M. Friday in the funeral home. In lieu of flowers, contributions may be made to Compassionate Care ALS, P.O. Box 1052, West Falmouth, MA 02574. – See more