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Obituary: Flora V. (Jette) Ravenscroft

Flora V. (Jette) Ravenscroft

February 09, 2012

Flora V. (Jette) Ravenscroft, 102, of Fall River formerly of Tiverton passed away on Thursday February 9, 2012 at the Catholic Memorial Home in Fall River. She was the wife of the late Benjamin Ravenscroft.

Flora was born in Bellingham the daughter of the late Dolan and Anna (Bourk) Jette. She graduated from BMC Durfee High School class of 1928. Mrs. Ravenscroft, worked for the former RA McWhirr Company in Fall River for fifteen years. She then worked for the family business Jette’s Photo Studio. Flora also worked for Humphrey Lumber in Tiverton and part time for Adams Drug in Tiverton. She was a member of the Mitchell Apartment Senior Citizens.

Flora is survived by numerous nieces and nephews in Maryland, Massachusetts, Rhode Island, Florida and Washington State. She was the sister of the late Lillian O’Brien, Mirian Schmidt, Anna Oliveira, and Dolores Desrosiers.

Funeral Information

Calling Hours for Flora will be held on MONDAY morning from 10am to 11am. Followed by a Funeral Service at 11am, relatives and friends are invited to attend, burial to follow in Oak Grove Cemetery in Fall River. All arrangements have been entrusted to the care of the HEBERT-HATHAWAY FUNERAL HOME, 945 S. Main St., Fall River, MA