Dorothy R. Meade

  • Born: June 5, 1935
  • Died: September 2, 2020
  • Location: Easton, Massachusetts

Kane Funeral Home & Cremation Services

605 Washington St
PO Box 34
Easton, MA 02375
Tel. (508) 238-4269

Tribute & Message From The Family

BROCKTON- Dorothy R. "Dorrie" ( LaFratta) Meade, of Brockton, formerly of Easton, passed away peacefully on September 2, 2020. She was the loving wife of the late John E. "Jake" Meade.

Born and raised in Brockton, she was the daughter of the late Angelo and Beatrice (Butler) LaFratta. After graduating from high school, she furthered her education in finance.

She was self-employed at her business Book by Dorrie preparing taxes and doing bookkeeping.

Dorothy loved the beach and ocean and painted many seascapes at her summer home in South Yarmouth

She is survived by her sister, Marlina R. Sullivan and her husband Thomas E. and was predeceased by her brother Michael A. and her sister Regina M. Berry. She was the loving Aunt to many nieces and nephews.

Due to Covid-19 a private graveside service for Dorrie will be held at the Immaculate Conception Cemetery, Canton St. N. Easton. A celebration of her Life will be held at a later date. Donations in Dorrie's memory may be made to Alzheimer's Association 309 Waverly Oaks Rd, Waltham, MA 02452. Arrangements by the Kane Funeral Home & Cremation Services, Easton. For condolences visit

Condolence & Memory Journal

We wish to express our heartfelt sympathy on the loss of your beloved sister
Dorrie. May God and all the beautiful memories you"ve shared with her comfort you in the days and weeks ahead.
Sincere condolences
Joe & Marilyn

Posted by Joseph & Marilyn Macrina Sr. & Sikorski - MA   September 06, 2020

Heartfelt sympathy to Marly and Tom and all the family. I will always remember Dorrie for her beautiful smile, quick wit and sense of humor. Your loss is Heaven's gain and she will always live in your memories.

Maureen and Michael ❤❤❤

Posted by Maureen Murphy - Abington, MA - Family Friend   September 04, 2020

So sorry for your loss

Posted by Karen Emery - North Easton, MA - Friend   September 04, 2020