Raelene Labbe, 76, a resident of Newburyport, died July 29, 2016, at Anna Jaques Hospital. She was born in Newburyport on August 28, 1939, to the late Raymond and Ruth (Banks) Rayno.
Raised in Newburyport, Realene was a graduate of Newburyport High School, Class of 1957.
She was employed by MaComber Associates for many years as a Market Research Analyst.
Raelene enjoyed spending time with her children and grandchildren, and she was very involved in every aspect of their lives. She also shared a very strong bond with her cousins, friends, and sister-in-law. She especially loved shopping, going to the movies, and the beach.
Raelene is survived by her husband of 57 years, Gerald Labbe of Newburyport; children, Dawn Marie Hernandez and her husband, Steven of California.; Michael Stephen Labbe and his wife, Carolyn of California; and Lisa Ann Little and her husband, George of Amesbury; grandchildren, Michael, Katelyn, and Haley Hernandez, Brittany and Spencer Labbe, Joshua, Megan, and Kelsey Little; as well as several cousins, nieces and nephews. Raelene was predeceased by her sister, Jo-Ann Chase.
Family and friends may call on Tuesday, August 9, 2016, from 4 to 7 p.m. at the Twomey, LeBlanc, & Conte Funeral Home, 193 High St., Newburyport, MA 01950. Parking available behind the funeral home. Her funeral service will be held in the funeral home on Wednesday, August 10, 2016, at 11 a.m., followed by burial at Highland Cemetery in Newburyport.
In lieu of flowers, memorial contributions may be made in Raelene’s name to Alzheimer's Association, 480 Pleasant Street, Watertown, MA 02472.
For directions or to offer online condolences, please visit www.tlcfuneralhome.com.
Published on  August 8, 2016