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Elaine B. Thoren ORANGE- Elaine B. Thoren, 80, of Mechanic Street, died on Tuesday, November 9, 2010 at Baystate Franklin Medical Center in Greenfield, following a brief illness. Born on October 2, 1930 in the Millers Falls section on Montague, she was a daughter of Erland and Blanche (Drozdowski) Thoren and graduated from Orange High in 1948. Elaine had worked at the former Torrington Company in Orange, later going to work at the L. S. Starrett Company in Athol. Following retirement from Starrett's, she worked part time at the Athol Daily News. Elaine loved animals and she and her father use to have season tickets to the Boston Red Sox games. Survivors include several cousins, including Gloria Lawson of Orange, Charlotte Lindberg of Holden, Sheila Heap of Hingham, and Christine Young of Somerville. There are no calling hours. Graveside services will be held on Tuesday morning, November 16, 2010 at 11:00 a.m. in South Cemetery, 585 South Main Street, Orange, with Fr. William Lunney of St. Mary's Church in Orange officiating. Witty's Funeral Home, 158 South Main Street, Orange, is directing the arrangements.

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