ROYALSTON - Lola P. (Sawyer) Roy, 82, of 48 Norcross Road, died peacefully Sunday afternoon, June 25, 2017 in Baldwinville Nursing Home, with her family at her side.
She was born in Winchendon on August 3, 1934, daughter of the late Harry and Doris (Duguay) Sawyer and lived in Winchendon and Gardner for most of her life.
Lola had worked as a nurse's aide at the former Leo P. LaChance Skilled Nursing and Rehabilitation Center. She enjoyed word puzzles and crafts and especially enjoyed spending time with her family. She was a member of the Gardner Seventh-Day Adventist Church.
He leaves her husband, Kenneth Roy; four children, Pauline Sweeney, Janet Oliver and her husband Kenneth of Athol, Martha Minckler and her husband Bruce of Winchendon and Paul E. Roy and his wife Shirley of Royalston; four grandchildren, Rachel Sweeney, Kenny Roy, Shannon Sweeney and Duayne Minckler; four great grandchildren, Torrey Sweeney, Michael Sweeney, Shyann Sweeney and Diane Reece and one great grandchild, Jaelynn Sweeney. Her brothers and sisters had preceded her in death.
A memorial service will be held Thursday, June 29, 2017 at 11 A.M. in Stone-Ladeau Funeral Home, 343 Central Street, Winchendon. There are no calling hours.
Memorial donations may be made to Seventh-Day Adventist Church, 100 Colony Road, Westminster, MA 01473.