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Joan L. (Simmons) Drumm

September 7, 1941 ~ July 16, 2022 (age 80)


Joan Louise Drumm (Simmons) beloved wife of late Elbert Drumm passed away at age 80 on July 16th, 2022 at Berkshire Medical Center surrounded by Love.

Joan was an amazing fabric artist; she knitted and crocheted at least hundreds of beautiful items. Some of Joan’s other passions were cooking and playing the drums. She was a loving and caring mother, grandmother and great-grandmother. She will be missed by everyone who had the pleasure to know her.

Joan is survived by four daughters: Bonnie White of Lee, Barbara Moynihan of Hinsdale, Brenda LaDouceur of Richmond, and Balinda Lennon of Washington; seven grandchildren and three great-grandchildren. In addition, she also leaves behind her sister, Ann Klahn, of Pittsfield.

Funeral Service for Joan Drumm will be on Friday at 10 AM at the Kelly Funeral Home in Lee with the Rev. Janet McKinstry officiating.  Burial will follow in Fairmount Cemetery in Lee.  Visiting hours will be on Thursday from 4 – 6 PM at the Kelly Funeral Home.

In lieu of flowers please consider donations to the Thyroid Cancer Foundation in c/o the Kelly Funeral Home, 3 Main Street, Lee, MA 01238.

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July 21, 2022

4:00 PM to 6:00 PM
Kelly Funeral Home
3 Main St.
Lee, MA 01238

Funeral Service
July 22, 2022

10:00 AM
Kelly Funeral Home
3 Main Street
Lee, MA 01238


Fairmount Cemetery, MA


Thyroid Cancer Foundation
c/o Kelly Funeral Home, 3 Main Street, Lee MA 01238
Tel: 1-413-243-0204

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