Elaine R. (Levesque) Andrade, 91, of Bourne died on June 3 at Falmouth Hospital. She was married to Joseph L. Andrade for 37 years prior to his death.
Ms. Andrade was the daughter of Eli and Ruby (Ross) Levesque. She was born and raised in Nashua, New Hampshire, and later moved to Lowell, where she married and raised her children.
She was a longtime employee of Raytheon and took pride in her work making parachutes for the military. Later in her career, she worked on components for the Patriot missile.
Ms. Andrade enjoyed cooking, reading, and animals. She was also known for her sharp wit.
She leaves her daughter, Lesley E. Phillips of Falmouth; and granddaughters, Taylor A. and Lauren E. Phillips. She also leaves many nieces and nephews.
In addition to her late husband, Ms. Andrade was predeceased by her son, David J. Andrade of West Yarmouth; and her siblings, Kenneth Ross, Richard Levesque, Margaret Levesque, Joseph Levesque, Virginia Karos, and May Cyr.
A funeral service was helf in the morning on June 6 at Chapman, Cole & Gleason Funeral Home in West Falmouth.
A graveside service was held in the afternoon at Saint Patrick's Cemetery in Lowell.