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Lowell Alexander LaMora, 95, of Marquette, died Saturday afternoon, August 20, 2016 in the Hospice Suite at UP Health System Marquette while under the care of UP Home Health & Hospice. He was born July 5, 1921 in Marquette, a son of the late Frank T. and Emily (Bordeau) LaMora and was a lifelong area resident. Lowell served in the US Army and was a WWII veteran. He was employed with Marquette Public Schools for 15 years. He was a member of St. Peter Cathedral and was a former choir member. He was also active in the St. Vincent De Paul Society. Survivors include several nieces and nephews, including two special nephews, William (Linda) LaMora of Marquette and Kevin LaMora of Oshkosh, WI; and special neighbor, Bette Cannon. He was preceded in death by his parents, a sister, Belva Fassbender and brothers, Francis, William, Douglas and Warren Lamora. A Funeral Mass will be celebrated on Wednesday, August 24, 2016 at 1 p.m. in St. Peter Cathedral with Rev. Msgr. Michael Steber officiating. Burial will take place in the Holy Cross Cemetery. In lieu of flowers, memorial contributions can be made to the St. Vincent de Paul Society, 2119 Presque Isle Ave., Marquette, MI 49855. The family would like to thank the staff of UP Home Health & Hospice and UP Health System Marquette along with Dr. Katherine Lazet for the wonderful care they provided. The Canale-Tonella Funeral Home is assisting the family where memories may be shared at canalefuneral.com