Amanda R. Loree
Amanda R. Loree
WALLINGFORD — Amanda Rae Loree, 21, of Wallingford died Sunday afternoon, June 23, 2013, at her home in Wallingford.
She was born on May 8, 1992, in Rutland, the daughter of Edward J. and Patricia (Walsh) Loree.
Amanda grew up in Wallingford, where she attended the local schools, graduating from Mill River Union High School in 2010. She was currently enrolled at the College of St. Joseph, entering her junior year. Amanda was majoring in child and family services.
She was employed at the Wallingford Elementary School, working with children in the after-school programs.
Amanda loved the ocean in Maine and collected panda bears. She also enjoyed studying, baking, camping and spending time with family and friends.
She was a huge supporter and participant of the American Cancer Society’s Relay for Life and the team captain of Amanda’s Pandas.
Survivors include her parents Edward and Patricia Loree of Wallingford; two sisters, Erica Farnsworth and her husband Heath of Marshfield, and Shannon Loree of Wallingford; her brother Daniel Loree of Rutland; maternal grandmother Frances M. Walsh of Rutland Town; and paternal grandmother Marion Loree of Chatham, N.J.; and several aunts, uncles and cousins.
She was predeceased by her maternal grandfather James Walsh in 1993, and paternal grandfather Edward Loree in 1999.
Friends may call on Thursday, June 27, 2013, from 4 p.m. until 7 p.m. at the Wallingford-Aldous Funeral Home.
Funeral services will be held Friday, June 28, at 10 a.m. at Christ the King Church, 66 South Main Street, Rutland. Burial will follow in St. Patrick’s Cemetery in Wallingford, followed by a reception at the Wallingford Elementary School.
Please feel free to wear your Relay For Life or Amanda’s Panda’s shirt to the calling hours.
Memorial contributions may be made to the Relay For Life of Rutland County, Northern New England Region - Williston, VT, 55 Day Lane, Williston, Vermont 05495-4420. (Please note on checks that the donation is for the team, Amanda’s Pandas; http://main.acsevents.org/site/TR?fr_id=52046&pg=team&team_id=1268170.)