John Skovera
B: 1947-08-01
D: 2019-05-20
View Details
Skovera, John
Walter Horton
B: 1943-07-07
D: 2019-05-17
View Details
Horton, Walter
Paul Magnifico
B: 1921-05-16
D: 2019-05-16
View Details
Magnifico, Paul
Melissa Jantas
B: 1969-10-01
D: 2019-05-15
View Details
Jantas, Melissa
Beverly DeMarsico
B: 1938-11-25
D: 2019-05-13
View Details
DeMarsico, Beverly
Kenneth Rock
D: 2019-05-13
View Details
Rock, Kenneth
Gloria Pickens
B: 1923-02-20
D: 2019-05-11
View Details
Pickens, Gloria
Edward Ziarnik
B: 1926-09-18
D: 2019-05-09
View Details
Ziarnik, Edward
Frances Chenail
B: 1918-11-03
D: 2019-05-08
View Details
Chenail, Frances
Hazel Sacco
B: 1923-02-14
D: 2019-05-08
View Details
Sacco, Hazel
David Lewis
D: 2019-05-07
View Details
Lewis, David
Stephen Burnham
B: 1952-10-05
D: 2019-04-30
View Details
Burnham, Stephen
Christopher Puntin
D: 2019-04-27
View Details
Puntin, Christopher
Frances Williams
D: 2019-04-27
View Details
Williams, Frances
Samuel Mercuri
D: 2019-04-26
View Details
Mercuri, Samuel
Betty Rich
D: 2019-04-25
View Details
Rich, Betty
Celestine Campoli
B: 1920-10-26
D: 2019-04-25
View Details
Campoli, Celestine
Richard Ford
D: 2019-04-24
View Details
Ford, Richard
Rita Errichetto
D: 2019-04-23
View Details
Errichetto, Rita
James Dean
B: 1924-07-31
D: 2019-04-22
View Details
Dean, James
Theresa Gerry
B: 1965-03-28
D: 2019-04-21
View Details
Gerry, Theresa


Use the form above to find your loved one. You can search using the name of your loved one, or any family name for current or past services entrusted to our firm.

Click here to view all obituaries
Search Obituaries
521 West Main St
Phone: (413) 663-6523
Gloria Gamache

Gloria J. Gamache (Martin)

Monday, January 29th, 1934 - Wednesday, January 9th, 2019
Recommend this to your friends.
Share via:

Sign in to the Family Interactive Login

The Family Interactive feature enhances An Amazing Life. Authorized family members can securely access their loved one's memorial website settings at any time.

Share Book of Memories with a Friend

Please enter the name and email details so that we can send your friend a link to the online tribute. No names or addresses will be collected by using this service.

Email Sent

Your email has been sent.

To make your contribution to Gloria Gamache's online memorial, sign in using one of the following options:

Sign in with Facebook


Or sign in with your email address

Your condolence has been posted successfully

Provide comfort for the family of Gloria Gamache with a meaningful gesture of sympathy.

No Thanks

Send Flowers
Guaranteed hand delivery by a local florist


Gloria J. (Martin) Gamache, 84 of Dover, NH and formerly of North Adams died Wednesday January 9, 2019 at Williamstown Commons with her family by her side after a short illness.
She was born in Adams, MA on January 29, 1934 daughter of Dennis and Lillian (Sirard) Martin. She attended Adams schools and graduated from the former Notre Dame Parochial School in North Adams. She also studied nursing at Joliet Junior College in Joliet, IL
Gloria worked as a caregiver out of her own home for about twenty years until her retirement. Before that, she worked at Arnold Print Works and as a receptionist for the late Dr. George Mullen.
She was a communicant of St. Elizabeth of Hungary Church and was a member of the Red Hat Society. Gloria loved caring for people, especially her grandchildren.
Survivors include her husband, former North Adams Police Chief Kenneth Paul Gamache whom she married on February 1, 1951 and two daughters- Debra L. Norcross and her husband, William H. of North Adams and Krista M. Lomartire and her husband, Adam K. of Dover, NH. She also leaves four grandchildren- Beth N. Choquette and her husband, Jamie G. of Cheshire; William K. Norcross and his wife Celia R., of Adams; Chelsea B. Lomartire and Alex K. Lomartire, both of Dover, NH; and five great grandchildren- Jacob W. Keplinger, Evan W. Norcross, Jackson H. Keplinger, Tyler J. Norcross, and Drew C. Norcross; and several nieces and nephews including Barbara Gomeau, Patty Demers and Charles Demers and his wife, Susan. She was predeceased by infant twins Dennis and Kenneth and by her sister and best friend, Madeline Demers.

FUNERAL NOTICE: A Liturgy of Christian Burial for Gloria Gamache will be celebrated Monday January 14, 2019 at 11:00 AM at St. Elizabeth of Hungary Church. Burial will be at a later date in Southview Cemetery. Calling hours at FLYNN & DAGNOLI-MONTAGNA HOME FOR FUNERALS WEST CHAPELS, 521 West Main St. North Adams, MA are Sunday from 4-7 PM. Memorial donations may be made to Masses in her memory or the Multiple Myeloma Research Foundation, an organization that was dear to her heart in care of the funeral home. To add to the Book of Memories, please visit
Read Less

To send flowers in memory of Gloria J. Gamache (Martin), please visit our Heartfelt Sympathies Store.

Service Details

  • Visitation

    Sunday, January 13th, 2019 | 4:00pm - 7:00pm
    Sunday, January 13th, 2019 4:00pm - 7:00pm
    Flynn & Dagnoli-Montagna Home for Funerals- West Chapel
    521 West Main St.
    North Adams, MA 01247
    NORTH ADAMS, MA 01247
    Get Directions: View Map | Text | Email
  • Service

    Monday, January 14th, 2019 | 11:00am
    Monday, January 14th, 2019 11:00am
    St. Elizabeth of Hungary Church
    70 Marshall St.
    NORTH ADAMS, MA 01247
    Get Directions: View Map | Text | Email
    Rev. Dariusz Wudarski
  • Interment

    Southview Cemetery
    1075 South Church St.
    NORTH ADAMS, MA 01247
    Get Directions: View Map | Text | Email
    Burial will be at a later date in the spring.


We encourage you to share your most beloved memories of Gloria here, so that the family and other loved ones can always see it. You can upload cherished photographs, or share your favorite stories, and can even comment on those shared by others.

Private Condolence
Carole Gamache sent flowers to the family of Gloria J. Gamache (Martin).
Guaranteed hand delivery by a local florist

Carole Gamache

Posted at 09:28pm
Our thoughts and prayers are with you. Carole and family Rebecca and James Sutter, Adam and Jen Dubilo, Melissa and Tom ODonnell
Flower Image

Carole Gamache purchased flowers for the family of Gloria Gamache.

Posted at 03:20pm
Krista, Debbie and Ken, I am so sorry to hear about Gloria's passing. She was a wonderful woman who was always so kind to me. I have many fond memories of her from my childhood. She will be greatly missed. --Maria Connelly (Candiloro)

Photos & Videos

Photo Album