Lorna M. Lavigne

Manchester, N.H. — Lorna M. Lavigne, 80, of Manchester died Friday, March 22, 2013 at her daughter’s home in Haverhill, Mass. following a brief illness surrounded by her family.

She was born on March 13, 1933, in West Canaan, N.H. the daughter of the late Sherman and Florence (Lane) Goss. She was raised and educated in N.H. graduating from high school. Lorna was a resident of Manchester for many years.

She worked as a clerk at Bradlees in Manchester for 33 years.

Lorna enjoyed taking trips to the islands with the girls and going to yard sales.

Surviving family members include her husband of many years, Roland Lavigne of Manchester; daughter, Lee Ann Griggs of Haverhill; grandchildren, Sarah Griggs and Jimmy Griggs; her brother and her two sisters; and several nieces, nephews and cousins.

Her Memorial Gathering will be held at the Cremation Society of NH, 243 Hanover St., Manchester on Thursday from 2 p.m. to 4 p.m. The Cremation Society of New Hampshire is in charge of arrangements. For more information or to view an on-line guestbook and memorial, please go to www.csnh.com.