Claire Helen Rousselle LeBeau
1920-2012 Claire Helen (Rousselle) LeBeau, 92 of 94 Reed St. North Adams died Friday November 30, 2012 at the Vermont Veteran's Home in Bennington, Vt.
She was born in North Adams on July 29, 1920 a daughter of the late Charles and Helen (Fontaine) Rousselle. She attended the former Notre Dame School in North Adams. She was employed at the Hoosac Cotton Mills and later at the Wall Streeter Shoe Co.. She was a communicant of St. Elizabeth Church and the former Notre Dame Church. She enjoyed knitting and quilting.
Her Husband Andrew W. LeBeau whom she married on January 31, 1942 died June 21, 2006.
Survivors include a daughter Susan Jowett of North Adams and two sons David LeBeau and his wife Michele of Adams and Douglas LeBeau of the state of New York. Seven grandchildren Karen Terwiske, Christy Sartori, Scott LeBeau, Amanda LeBeau, Nicole LeBeau, Tracy LeBeau and Jay LeBeau. Four Greatgrandchildren Elex, Jordan, Nathan and Brennan and her extended family and friends at the Vermont Veteran's Home in Bennington, Vt. She was predeceased by a brother Leo Fontaine who died in 1968.
FUNERAL NOTICE: A Liturgy of Christian Burial will be celebrated Monday at 11 a.m. at St. Elizabeth of Hungary Church in North Adams. Burial will follow in Southview Cemetery. Calling Hours at the Flynn & Dagnoli-Montagna Home for Funerals, WEST CHAPELS, 521 West Main St. North Adams, Ma. are Sunday from 4 to 7 p.m. Memorial donations are suggested for the Vermont Veteran's Home through the funeral home. To send a card, flowers, gift basket or a message, please visit www.flynndagnolifuneralhomes.com.
Published in North Adams Transcript on December 1, 2012