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Lori Ann Vadnais, 60

September 29, 2022

NORTH ADAMS, Mass. —  Lori Ann Vadnais, 60, of Conyers, Ga., died on thursday, Sept. 29, 2022.

She was born in North Adams on April 15, 1962, the daughter of Cyrilla "Sis" Fantauzzi and the late Edmond "Red" Vadnais.

Lori graduated from Seminole Community High School in Sanford, Fla., in 1980. A gifted artist, having graduated from the Art Institute of Fort Lauderdale, she created artwork for the movies "Days of Thunder," "Back to the Future" and music CD covers. Lori also worked for Disney, MGM and had owned her own business in the Florida Keys that ended with Hurricane Irene in 1999. Then freelancing, she began Vadenay Design LLC in Pensacola, Fla., where she created a variety of artistic projects.

Survivors include her mother, Cyrilla "Sis" Fantauzzi (Jack) of Conyers; her siblings, Mark Vadnais (Cynthia), Peter Vadnais (Dawn), and Cynthia Gross, all of North Adams, and Beverly Vadnais (Warren Delmolino) of North Adams and Umatilla, Fla., along with many cousins, nieces, and nephews.

Lori was predeceased by her maternal grandparents, Eugene and Cyrilla Chaperon, and paternal grandparents, Valmore and Olive Vadnais.

FUNERAL NOTICE: Cremation Care of Georgia is in charge of arrangements. A Celebration of Life will be held at a later date followed by burial in Southview Cemetery in North Adams.

Recollections & Sympathy For the Family
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I am so sad to hear of Lori's passing. Lori and I were great friends at Clarksburg elementary School before she moved to Florida. The two of us had a lot of fun and mischief together. I had always hope to see Lori again. Wishing peace to her family.
from: Terry ( Martelle) Baumann on: 12-15-2022

My sincere condolences to all of her family. She sounds like such a talented person, it seems we always lose the best. Always remember the good times.
from: Maureen Senecalon: 12-02-2022

It s so hard to lose a sibling...the circle is broken. Please know you are in our thoughts and prayers.
from: Karen Lefaveon: 12-02-2022

Sorry for your loss. Prayers for all.
from: Sheila Scarbo Puricellion: 12-01-2022

Thinking of the family and sending my heartfelt condolences and comfort In the days ahead ~
from: Cheryl Lefaveon: 12-01-2022

So sorry for you and your family’s loss. My prayers for you and your family.?
from: Donna Felixon: 12-01-2022

My thoughts go out to all of you at this difficult time.
from: PAULINE GREENon: 11-30-2022

My sincere condolences for you loss
from: Brian McNeilon: 11-29-2022

Very sorry to hear. My sincerest condolences to the Vadnais family.
from: Jim Wolfeon: 11-29-2022

Sorry to hear of your lost. My prayers are with you all
from: Nanetteon: 11-29-2022

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