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Eleanor Lachapelle

November 7, 1935 — September 26, 2013


STURBRIDGE: Eleanor M. (Barnes) Lachapelle, 77, of 160 Willow Ave, died Thursday, Sept. 26, in Southbridge Rehabilitation and Healthcare.  She is survived by her devoted husband of 59 years Wilfred “Sonny” Lachapelle, two daughters, Dianne Renaud and her husband Eugene of Southbridge, Cindy Rousseau and her husband Marcel of Woodstock, Ct, three granddaughters Rebecca Renaud and her companion Nathan, Jennifer Bueno and her husband Tony, Angela Braaten and her husband Matthew and one great granddaughter Ella Braaten. She also leaves two sisters Dorothy Morin of Charlton, Bernice Ziemski of Southbridge and several nephews and nieces. She was predeceased by a sister Vivian Barnes.  She was born in Charlton, MA, the daughter of the late H. George and Bertha (Fitts) Barnes and lived in the area all her life.  Eleanor worked at the Eastford Road School cafeteria for eleven years before retiring and at one time worked at the American Optical Co.  She was a member of the West Southbridge Congregation of Jehovah’s Witnesses.  She loved to spend time with her family, enjoyed taking walks and vacationing in Maine.  The family would like to express sincere thanks to Dr. John Howland and the staff at Southbridge Rehab and Healthcare for their compassion and kindness they have shown to Eleanor and her family.  A Memorial Talk will be held on Thursday, Oct 10th, at 7:00p.m. in the Jehovah Witness Kingdom Hall, 700 Worcester St. Southbridge, MA. There are no calling hours. A private burial for the family only will be at Oak Ridge Cemetery.  In lieu of flowers memorial contributions may be made to West Congregation of Jehovah’s Witness, 700 Worcester St. Southbridge, MA 01550 or to the Alzheimer’s Association, 480 Pleasant St. Watertown, MA 02472
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Thursday, October 10, 2013

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Jehovah\'s Witness Kingdom Hall

700 Worcester St, Southbridge, MA 01550

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