Lois M. (Guest) Achtelik

August 31, 2019


Lois M. (Guest) Achtelik, 83, of North Dighton, passed away surrounded by her family on Saturday, August 31, 2019, at Morton Hospital. She was the wife of the late Paul R. Achtelik.

Lois was born in Farmington, Maine,the daughter of the late Ambrose T. And Loretta M. (McGinley) Guest. Lois graduated from Mercy Hospital School of Nursing in Portland, Maine as a registered nurse. Mrs. Achtelik worked for over thirty years in the maternity unit at Morton Hospital. Lois cherished the time she spent with her family and friends. Mrs. Achtelik was a communicant and prayer group member at Saint Nicholas of Myra Church She loved to read along the Cape Cod Canal, being outdoors especially at the beach, attending local garden club meetings and was an avid New England sports fan.

Survivors are two daughters: Mary F. Dean and her husband Billy of Monument Beach, MA; Kathleen M. Ribera and her husband Paul of Hummelstown, PA; a son: Robert B. Achtelik of North Dighton, MA; three grandchildren: Angela, Paul, and Jonathon; great grandchildren; Boston, Jaelyn, Brady, Jaxson, Jocelyn, Ella, Harrison and Brycen; three sisters: Mary Conneen of Yarmouth, ME; Terri Ayer of Cumberland Center, ME and Retta Choate of The Villages, FL; two brothers: John Guest of Somers, NY; Ray Guest of Leeds, ME; along with several nieces and nephews. She was the sister of the late Stephen and Gregory Guest.

Her family will receive relatives and friends on Saturday, September 7, 2019 from 8:30am to 10am in the Crapo-Hathaway Funeral Home, 350 Somerset Ave., Taunton, followed by a Mass of Christian burial at 11am in Saint Nicholas of Myra Church, 499 Spring St., North Dighton. Burial to follow in Saint Francis Cemetery, Taunton.


SEP 7. 8:30 AM - 10:00 AM (EDT)

Crapo-Hathaway Funeral Home
350 Somerset Avenue
Taunton, MA, 02780

Funeral Mass

SEP 7. 11:00 AM (EDT)

St. Nicholas of Myra Church, N. Dighton
499 Spring Street
N. Dighton, MA



St. Francis Cemetery, Taunton
N. Walker St.
Taunton, MA

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