HAVERHILL- Doris E. Zinck, 85, of Haverhill, passed away peacefully on December 31, 2017 at Penacook Place Nursing Home in Haverhill.
Born December 31, 1932, to Albert (Pete) and Eva (Provencher) Lavoie, Doris was born and raised in Amesbury, and was a longtime resident there before relocating to Haverhill, in her later years.
She was a graduate of Amesbury High School and after graduation she worked in retail as well as working as an assembler for CBS Hytron in Amesbury..
Doris is survived by her daughter and son-in-law, Donna and Richard Labell of Newton, NH; grandsons, Michael Labell and his wife, Karrie, Kevin Labell and his wife, Ashley; great-grandchildren, Jeffrey Mazzotta, Jaiden, Jacob, Irie and Lennon Labell. She was predeceased by her husband, Robert W. Zinck and granddaughter, Kelly Labell. Doris was also predeceased by her brothers, Edward, Albert, Arthur, Joseph, George and Fredrick Lavoie as well as her sister, Irene Tavara.
Doris was a talented craftsperson and enjoyed her time knitting and making items for others. She spent many hours with the Salvation Army and was involved in activities that they held. At Penacook Place she enjoyed participating in the daily activities. She will be remembered by family and friends as a very generous person if someone was in need.
Calling hours and arrangements are private per her request. Donations in her memory can be made to: Activities Director C/O Penacook Place 150 Water St. Haverhill, MA 01830. Arrangements are by the E.V. Jutras & Sons Funeral Home in Amesbury.
Published on January 4, 2018