MRS. ELIZABETH M. (TALLARICO) WELLS, 73 of 80 Prospect St. North Adams, MA died Tuesday March 18, 2014 at Sweetbrook Care Center.
She was born in North Adams, MA on March 9, 1941 daughter of Francis Tallarico and Helen (Defoe) Tallarico McDowell. She attended St. Joseph's Parochial School and graduated from the Drury High School. Elizabeth also graduated from the Elms College.
She was first employed as a teacher in Vermont and later taught in Chicago, IL. She was last employed as the proprietor of the Eagle Street Books and Comics until her retirement.
Elizabeth was a communicant of St. Elizabeth of Hungary Church. She enjoyed reading.
Survivors include her husband, Gregory N. Wells, whom she married on July 4, 1963. She also leaves her daughter, Amy S. Wells of Lowell, MA; her brother, Robert Tallarico of Danby, CT; her sister, Donna Connors of Pittsfield and nieces and nephews.
FUNERAL NOTICE: A Liturgy of Christian Burial for Elizabeth Wells will be celebrated Tuesday March 25, 2014 at 11:00 AM at St. Elizabeth of Hungary Church. Burial will be private. There are no calling hours. Memorial contributions may be made in her memory to FLYNN & DAGNOLI-MONTAGNA HOME FOR FUNERALS CENTRAL CHAPEL, 74 Marshall St. North Adams, MA 01247. To send a card or message, please visit www.flynndagnolifuneralhomes.com.