Florence Laban, 98, formerly of Social Street in Woonsocket died Saturday, May 7, 2011 in The Holiday, Lincoln. Born in Woonsocket, she was the daughter of the late Haffis and Tegafol (Nohas) Laban.
She worked in local textile mills for many years before her retirement. She was a member of All Saints Senior Citizens.
She is survived by her a sister, Alice Krasowski and her niece Judy Pouliot of Woonsocket. She also leaves other nieces and nephews. She was the sister of the late Nancy Laban, Beatrice Lotfy, George Laban, Julia Donato, Marge Novak, Adele Lanctot and Mary Machuga.
Her funeral will be held Wednesday, May 11, 2011 with visitation beginning at 8:30 am in the Holt Funeral Home, 510 South Main Street, Woonsocket with a Mass of Christian Burial at 10 am in All Saints Parish, Rathbun Street, Woonsocket . Burial will follow in St. John the Baptist Cemetery, Wrentham Road, Bellingham, MA. www.holtfuneralhome.com