NORTH ATTLEBORO – Marie E. LaCroix, 77, of Oakcrest Drive passed away Wednesday, April 20, 2016 at home. She was the loving wife of James LaCroix.
Born August 9, 1938 in Springfield, she was a daughter of the late John and Eileen (O’Hare) Sullivan.
Marie grew up in Springfield and was a 1956 graduate of Cathedral High School in Springfield and attended American International College.
She worked several years in the classified department of the Springfield Daily News and moved to North Attleboro in 1962 and worked as a clerk at the Attleboro Sun newspaper.
Marie was a devoted mother and grandmother and in addition to her husband is survived by two children: Raymond LaCroix and wife Colleen of Mendon and Sharon Brousseau and husband Michael of North Attleboro;
Five grandchildren: Ryan Brousseau of Attleboro and his fiancée Jessica Hydock, Nicole LaCroix of Mendon, Sarah Brousseau of Baltimore, Danielle LaCroix of Mendon and James LaCroix of Mendon;
Two siblings: Her twin sister Anne Sullivan of Worcester; Robert Sullivan and wife Connie of New Jersey;
A sister-in-law Lorraine Sullivan of Missouri; and many nieces and nephews.
She was sister of the late Richard and John Sullivan.
Visiting hours will be held on Wednesday, April 27 from 9 a.m. to 10 a.m. at Sperry & McHoul Funeral Home, 15 Grove Street, North Attleboro. A funeral Mass will immediately follow visitation at 10 a.m. at Sacred Heart Church, 58 Church Street, North Attleboro. Burial to follow at St. Mary’s Cemetery, Attleboro Falls.
In lieu of flowers, donations may be made to either Climate Ride, 111 North Higgins Avenue, Suite 415, Missoula, MT 59802 or North Attleboro Firefighter’s Kid’s Day Association, PO BOX 3215, North Attleboro, MA 02761.