Grandpa's obit.nov 15 1974
William LaVallee William L. LaVallee. 76. of Plunkett St. Lenox, died last night at the Pittsfield General unit. BMC. He was born in Burlington. Vt.. July 1, 1898, son of the William L. and Adelaide Barceleau Barceleau LaVallee. For many years he lived in Pittsfield. where he owned the LaValley Sign Co. on Depot Street from 1920 to 1966. when he retired. His wife, the former Margaret Kernan. died in 1962. Mr. LaVallee is survived by son, Gerard W. of Lenox: two sisters. Mrs. Evelyn Greenwood of St. Petersburg'. Fla.. and Mrs. Stella Renaud of Newtonville: Newtonville: and a grandaughter. The funeral will be Monday morning at 8:30 from the Roche Funeral Home, followed by a Liturgy of Christian Burial at St. Ann's Church at 9. Burial will be in St. Joseph's Cemetery in Pittsfield. Calling hours will be Sunday from 2 to 4 and from 7 to 9.