Lorraine J. Paul


Lorraine J. (Sullivan) (Kimball) Paul of Bridgewater, died peacefully, surrounded by her loving family, on March 13, 2013. She was 80.

Raised in North Cambridge and Jamaica Plain, she lived in Brockton. She spent eight years in South Dennis and 20 years in Edgartown on Martha’s Vineyard. She was employed in many facets of the hospitality industry and co-owned “Potpourri of Martha’s Vineyard.” She was an active member at the former St. Nicholas Church and a past President of Massachusetts Mothers of Twins.

An avid reader, especially of fantasy, she also enjoyed playing bingo and slot machines at Mohegan Sun.

Lorraine was the beloved wife of R. David Paul for 37 years; loving mother of Francis J. Kimball and his wife, Kim, of Bridgewater, Stephen P. Kimball of Brockton, Charles E. Kimball and his wife, Deb, of Bridgewater, Christine M. Kazlauskas and her husband, Jonas, of Bridgewater, Richard W. Kimball and his wife, Sue, of Connecticut, Thomas H. Kimball and his wife, Maryann, of North Dighton, Kathleen M. Varela of Bridgewater, and the late John Michael Kimball; stepmother of Gary Paul and his wife, Christina, of Maine and Michele Sheridan and her late husband, Timothy, of West Yarnouth; grandmother of Frankie Kimball and his wife, Kerri, Nicole Kimball, Julie Kimball, Christie Kimball, Leo Kazlauskas and his wife, Sarah, Carissa Kimball, Chelsea Kimball, Corinne Kimball, Sheridan Kimball, Tommy Kimball, Tony Varela, Lauren Varela, Jonathan Paul, Jason Paul, William Sheridan, Jordan Sheridan, Janet Sheridan and the late Joshua Paul; great-grandmother of Riley Kimball and Logan Paul; sister of Carolyn LaCombe and her husband, Michael, of Florida, and the late Richard Sullivan and an aunt of many nieces and nephews.

Services were held on Monday, March 18, followed by Knollwood Memorial Park in Canton.

Memorial gifts may be made to Old Colony Hospice, 1 Credit Union Way, Randolph MA 02368.