Lorraine P. (Mello) Carpenter, age 87 of Fall River, died peacefully at home with family on February 14, 2021. Lorraine was born in Somerset. She was the daughter of the late Joseph F. and Helen (Sylvester-Souza) Mello and the sister of the late Edward R. Mello.
She was the mother of the late Vivian (Carpenter) Root, Kenneth Carpenter, the late Michael Carpenter, Barry Carpenter, and Valerie Carpenter.
She had 8 grandchildren - Vanessa (Swenson) Yentz, Joseph Sylvia, Jonathan Sylvia, Michael Carpenter Jr., Kristin Carpenter, Ian Rego, Brandon Carpenter, and Ashley Gray. She also had 7 great grandchildren and nieces and nephews.
Lorraine enjoyed cooking, spending time with family and friends, and she cherished the time she shared with her late dog Tiki. Private arrangements entrusted to Hathaway Family Funeral Home - Fall River, MA.
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