NORTH ATTLEBORO – Ella Marie Slowey, a longtime resident of North Attleboro, passed away Sunday, April 15, 2018 at Madonna Manor Nursing Home at age 99. She was the loving wife of the late Donald Slowey.
Born August 30, 1918 in New Brunswick, Canada, she was a daughter of the late Jacques and Obeline (LeBlanc) Richard.
Ella graduated from high school in Canada and raised her family in North Attleboro.
She worked at the Reeves Drug Store in North Attleboro for 20 years and at Jewel Cross for over 20 years.
She was a longtime communicant of Sacred Heart Church and was an avid New England sports fan, particularly the Bruins, Patriots and Red Sox.
Ella is survived by her son, Tom Slowey and his wife Connie of Florida and several nieces and nephews.
She was sister of the late Edmund, Edward, Fred, Clovis, Erenee, Sara, Dora and Margaret.
A funeral service will be held on Saturday, April 21 at 10 a.m. at the Sperry & McHoul Funeral Home, 15 Grove Street, North Attleboro. Burial to follow at St. Mary’s Cemetery, Attleboro Falls.
In lieu of flowers, donations may be made to Madonna Manor Nursing Home, 85 North Washington Street, North Attleboro, MA 02760.