Rita (Ouellette) Carroll
of Fitchburg, MA; 98
FITCHBURG -- Rita (Ouellette) Carroll, of Fitchburg, MA. passed away Friday February 7, 2014 in Sterling Village Sterling, MA. She was 98 years old.
She was born on April 14, 1915 in Lawrence, MA., the daughter of Adolphe and Basilsice (Boudreau) Ouellette, and lived most of her life in Fitchburg, MA.
She worked as a pocket book stitcher for the former H. Margolin Co. of Fitchburg, MA. for 23 years and retired in 1977. She was a communicant of St. Joseph's Church, The Ladies of Fatima and Ladies of St. Ann.
She is survived by her children, her son Reginald F. Carroll and his wife Linda of Fitchburg, MA., her daughter Marilyn Chambers and her husband Dr. Robert Chambers, her sister Evalda Dussault of South Weymouth, MA., grandchildren, Jay and his wife Barbara Leclerc of Charlton, MA., Scott and his wife Tamara Leclerc of Ashby, MA. and Tammy and her husband Shawn Kline of Hopedale, MA., her great- grandchildren, Emily, Nathan, Moira, Miranda, and Able Leclerc. She also leaves several nephews and nieces. She was predeceased by her husband Reginald J. Carroll in 1968, two brothers, Frank and Andrew Ouellette, and her sister Elise Marceau.
CARROLL -- A funeral service will be held on Thursday February 13, 2014 in the Pieta Chapel at St. Joseph's Cemetery at 11:15 a.m. Interment will follow services. There will be a calling hour at the funeral home Thursday morning from 9:30a.m. until 11a.m. In lieu of flowers donations may be made to the
, 538 Preston Ave. P.O. Box 1004, Meriden, CT. 06450. The Lavery Chartrand & Alario Funeral Home, 99 Summer St., Fitchburg, MA. is directing.