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January 16, 2014

Lois L. (Lougee) Lacroix, 86

Littleton, NH — Lois L. (Lougee) Lacroix, 86, formerly of Sandown, N.H., passed away on January 11, 2014, at The Riverglen House, with her cat, Bradlee, and her loving family beside her. Born in Haverhill on November 23, 1927, Mrs. Lacroix was the daughter of the late Levi T. and Stella M. (Cadman) Lougee.

Mrs. Lacroix was educated in Haverhill, and worked as an operator for New England Telephone & Telegraph, before leaving to raise her family. During the war, she served as an aircraft observer at the Bartlett School in Haverhill. She was a former member of the Ladies Auxiliary in Haverhill.

Mrs. Lacroix is survived by her family, Paul G. Lacroix and wife, Cheryl, of Fernandina Beach, Fla., Phillip R. Lacroix and wife, Patricia, of Bradford, Richard S. Lacroix and wife, Pamela, of Sandown, Robert T. Lacroix of Fremont, N.H., Carl A. Lacroix and wife, Lisa, of Robbinsville, N.J., and Alison L. Caruso and husband, Thomas, of Bethlehem, N.H.; 15 grandchildren; 15 great-grandchildren; sister, Edna Twombly of Lady Lake, Fla.; and many nieces and nephews. Mrs. Lacroix was predeceased by her loving husband of 56 years, Roland (Al) Lacroix; sons, Roland Jr. and Joseph Lacroix; daughter, Barbara; and four grandsons, Greg, Scott, Caleb, and Colten.

ARRANGEMENTS: Relatives and friends are invited to the memorial service at 6 p.m., on Thursday, at Dole, Childs & Shaw Funeral Home, 148 Main St., Haverhill. Calling hours will precede the service, from 2 to 6 p.m. Donations in her memory may be made to Riverglen Employee Appreciation Fund, 55 Riverglen Lane, Littleton, NH 03561. Condolences may be sent to www.dcsfuneralhome.com.