Norma E. Whalley - Bellingham, Mass.

Norma E. Whalley - Bellingham, Mass.

Norma E. (Lee) Whalley, 91, of Bellingham, died Thursday, October 23, 2014, in Landmark Medical Center, Woonsocket.

She was the wife of the late Edward Whalley. Born in Warrenton, Va., she was the daughter of the late Randolph S. and Lulie E. (Olinger) Lee.

During World War II, Norma was a page at the Capitol building and later worked in the Navy Yard. She enjoyed gardening and was previously a member of the Bay State Trail Riders.

She leaves two sons, James R. Whalley and his wife Hilda of Rochester, Vt., and William E. Whalley and his companion Cheryl Lataille of Woonsocket; her sister, Lillian Roca and her husband Nicola Roca; and four grandchildren and six great grandchildren. She was predeceased by her brother, James Lee.

Private funeral arrangements are under the direction of the Holt Funeral Home, 510 So. Main St., Woonsocket. www.holtfuneralhome.com