Laconia-----Bella J. (LaBonte) Laraway, 64, formerly of 114 Blueberry Lane, died at the Bishop Bradley Apartments, 406 Court Street, Laconia on Thursday, April 28, 2005. She was the widow of Giles Laraway who died June 18, 1997.
Mrs. Laraway was born on April 4, 1941 in Bellows Falls, Vermont, the daughter of Nelson and Florence (Stanford) LaBonte. Over the years, she was employed at the Lakes Region General Hospital, Laconia Cardiology and Coca Cola Vending.
Mrs. Laraway enjoyed playing bingo, Foxwoods and traveling with her sister, Margaret.
Survivors include two sons, G. Michael Laraway, and his fiancée, Linda, of Belmont, NH; Edward Laraway of Laconia, NH; a daughter, Debra Colson, and her husband, George, of Laconia, NH; three grandchildren, Erik Hebert and Brittany and Krystina Laraway; a brother, Nelson LaBonte, Jr. of Bellows Falls, VT; two sisters, Margaret Stevens and Janet Hyslop both of Bellow Falls, VT and many nephews and nieces.
There will be no calling hours.
A Graveside Service will be held on Wednesday, May 4, 2005 at 1:00PM at the family lot at Bayside Cemetery, Laconia, NH.
In lieu of flowers, memorial donations may be made to Community Health & Hospice, Inc., 780 North Main Street, Laconia, NH 03246.
Wilkinson-Beane Funeral Home & Cremation Services, 164 Pleasant Street, Laconia, NH is in charge of the arrangements.