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“I am so sorry to hear of Lorraine's passing. My thoughts are prayers are with you Bob and family at this sad time. ”
1 of 12 | Posted by: Mary Walsh - Delray Beach, FL

“Lorraine's smile always lit up the area wherever she was. Enjoyed our moments together at Harbour Pointe. ”
2 of 12 | Posted by: Doug and Karen Littrell - IN

“Dear Bob Christine Joe kids and entire family. I am so sorry for loss of your beautiful Lorraine. The pain is forever in your heart. May all your...Read More »
3 of 12 | Posted by: Rosanne Giuliano - Stoneham, MA

“My heartfelt sorrow for your loss and memories of Lorraine will live on for youforever. Please know she is looking down on us all and praying for all...Read More »
4 of 12 | Posted by: Marie Ponzo - Stoneham - Family

“Our heartfelt condolences on your loss - The Cotter Family ”
5 of 12 | Posted by: Edward Cotter - Stoneham, MA

“Thanks for being the person you were and for making so many people appreciate you , Bob ,and your awesome children! You will always be a very special...Read More »
6 of 12 | Posted by: Dick Kelley - Laconia, NH

“Bob ,So Very sorry for your Loss.Kevin Boyle ”
7 of 12 | Posted by: Kevin Boyle - Wakefield, MA

“CHristineSo very sorry to hear your Mom has passed away. Our sincere condolences, I am right next door if you need anything.LoveMichele & Bob...Read More »
8 of 12 | Posted by: Michele Fitzsimmons

“So very sorry to Lorraine's family. She will be dearly miss by all of us at our dinner get togethers at the Longhorn. My thoughts and prayers are...Read More »
9 of 12 | Posted by: Linda (Dodge) Reynolds - NH

“always remember your smiles and great laugh another angle for the family with love sue tammy jim and family ”
10 of 12 | Posted by: susan higgins - derry, NH

“I am so sorry to hear of Lorraine's passing. I work with her daughter Dawn, and feel I've have gotten to know her from talking with Dawn. My...Read More »
11 of 12 | Posted by: Gene Richard - Kingston, NH

“Sincere condolences from all of her bowling ladies. She was extra special to us all. ”
12 of 12 | Posted by: Grace Kane - North Reading, MA


Lorraine I. (Daley) Oliphant, 71, of Wakefield died Friday, July 14th at her home.

She was born on July 12, 1946, and was the daughter of the late Russell and Inez (Murray) Daley.

Lorraine was a graduate of Reading High School, class of 1964. She was a resident of Wakefield since 1969. Lorraine loved spending time with her family, especially her grandchildren. She also enjoyed bowling and playing cards.

She was the beloved wife of Robert C. Oliphant. She was the loving mother of Dawn M. Buck and her husband Robert of Methuen, Jonathan R. Oliphant and his wife Samantha, and Christine L. Ponzo and her husband Joseph all of Stoneham. Lorraine was the sister of Ella Belmore, and Russell Daley both of Wilmington, Robert Daley of Boxford, Stan Daley of Florida and James Daley of Tewksbury. She was the nurturing grandmother of Justin, Ryan, Olivia, Michael, Courtney, Alexa, and Emma.

A funeral service for Lorraine will be held at the First Parish Congregational Church, 25 Woburn St., Reading on Wednesday at 11 a.m. Visitation for relatives and friends will be held at the McDonald Funeral Home, 19 Yale Ave., Wakefield on Tuesday from 4-8 p.m. Interment, Wood End Cemetery, Reading.