E. Lorraine (Troy) Flint

May 11, 2021


E. Lorraine Flint, of Needham, passed away on Tuesday, May 11, 2021 at Bear Mountain in Sudbury. She was 97 years old. Lorraine was a graduate of Needham High School, Class of 1941. She began her working career at Vita Needle in Needham and went on to Data General and then worked as a physical therapist at the Wrentham State School. Lorraine’s family was her world. She loved her children and cherished her grandchildren and great grandchildren.

Lorraine was the beloved wife of the late Alan Flint and the loving mother of Alan Flint and his late wife Rosemarie of CT, Diane McClosky and her late husband James of Bellingham and Dr. David Flint and his wife Shirley of NH. She was the cherished grandmother of 9 grandchildren and great grandmother of 14. Sister of the late Joseph Troy, Mildred O’Leary, Barbara Lewis and Virginia Troy. Also survived by several nieces and nephews. 

Funeral Services are private. A Celebration of Lorraine’s Life will be held at a later date. In lieu of flowers, donations in Lorraine’s name may be made to The American Heart Association ( To share a memory of Lorraine, please visit


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A Celebration of Life will be held at a later date

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