LACHANCE, Georgette J. (Lussier)
Georgette J. (Lussier) Lachance, 85, of East Hartford, loving wife of 46 years of the late Real R. Lachance, went to be with our Lord on Tuesday, (August 6, 2013) at Hartford Hospital. Born in Auburn, ME on December 13, 1927, a daughter of the late Francois and Leonide (Desjardins) Lussier, she had been a resident of East Hartford for the past 50 years. Prior to her retirement she was employed for over 20 years by the AARP Pharmacy, East Hartford. A devout catholic, Georgette was a faithful communicant of St. Mary's Church, East Hartford. Georgette enjoyed solving search and word puzzles, playing the card game "Solitaire", watching "old" movies, and most of all being with her family and close friends. Besides her beloved husband and parents, she was predeceased by her four brothers and three sisters. Georgette is survived by two sons, Ronald Lachance and his wife, Maria, of Portland, and Michael Lachance of Springfield, MA; two daughters, Jo LeVasseur and her husband, John, of East Hartford, Linda Cyr and her husband, William, of East Hartford; six special grandchildren, Joseph Lachance and his wife, Naomi, Kimberly Lachance and her husband, Abdelhak Chakour, Jason Cyr, Lisabeth Cyr, Katie Cyr, and Tessa Cyr; four adored great-grandchildren, Alexandra Irizarry, Nesireine Chakour, Sabrina Lachance, and Kaylie Lachance; a devoted friend and neighbor, Eileen Dobruck of East Hartford; several nieces and nephews.
Funeral services will be Saturday August 10 at 9 a.m. from the D'ESOPO-East Hartford Memorial Chapel, 30 Carter St., East Hartford with a Mass of Christian Burial celebrated at 10 a.m. at St. Isaac Jogues Church, One Community St., East Hartford. Burial will follow at Silver Lane Cemetery, East Hartford. Relatives and friends may call at the funeral home chapel TODAY from 4-7 p.m. In lieu of flowers, memorial contributions in Georgette's name may be made to St. Jude Children's Research Hospital, P.O. Box 1893, Memphis, TN 38101-9950. For on-line expressions of sympathy to the family please visit www.desopo.com.