1915 – 2011
N. Grosvenordale, CT – Matilda (Larose) Duchesne, 95, of Riverside Drive died Monday, May 23, 2011. She was the loving wife of the late Jean M. Duchesne. Born in N. Grosvenordale, CT, she was the daughter of the late Samuel and Malvina (Boucher) Larose.
Mrs. Duchesne worked as an oiler for Risom Manufacturing Company, and the North Grosvenordale Mills. She was a communicant of Saint Joseph Church.
Matilda is survived by her sister, Yvonne Dion of Auburn, MA, a cousin and caregiver Connie Olmstead of Putnam, and several other relatives. She was predeceased by her brother, Omer Larose.
Relatives and friends are invited to a Funeral Mass of Christian Burial on Friday May 27, 2011 at 10:00 am in St. Joseph Church, 20 Main St., N. Grosvenordale. Burial will follow in St. Joseph Cemetery. Memorial donations may be made to St. Joseph Church, PO Box 897, N. Grosvenordale, CT 06255. Valade Funeral Home has been entrusted with her arrangements. For memorial guestbook visit www.GilmanAndValade.com.