1926 – 2013
North Grosvenordale – Beatrice (Duquette) Langlois, 86, passed away peacefully on Monday, April 22, 2013 after a short illness. She was the loving wife of 43 years to the late Maurice A. Langlois who passed away in 1993. Born in N. Grosvenordale, she was the daughter of the late Arsene and Lovina (Laflamme) Duquette.
Prior to her retirement, Beatrice worked for Colt’s Plastics Co. in Dayville for several years. After her retirement, she enjoyed working for several Woodstock residents as a caregiver and doing house cleaning and ironing. She enjoyed spending time at Foxwoods. It brought her great pleasure spending time with her family and her sisters. Beatrice cherished her family and was always there to lend a helping hand. She will be greatly missed by her family and all who had the pleasure of knowing her.
Beatrice is survived by her daughters, Claudette Guimond and her husband Roy of Shrewsbury,MA, and Claire Berube and her husband Bertrand of N. Grosvenordale.; her four grandchildren, Keith Berube of N. Grosvenordale, Jeremy Berube of N. Grosvenordale, Jessica O’Neill of Douglas, MA, and Sarah Sullivan of Douglas, MA; her great grandson, Bela Sullivan; three sisters, Lorraine LaBonte of N. Grosvenordale, Alice Danis of N. Grosvenordale, and Evelyn Hicks of Putnam; and several nieces and nephews. She was predeceased by her brothers, the late Normand Duquette, Maurice Duquette, and Jean Duquette.
In accordance with her wishes, calling hours will be private. The public is invited to a Mass of Christian Burial at 11:00 am on Friday, April 26, 2013 in St. Joseph Church, 18 Main St., N. Grosvenordale. Burial will follow in St. JosephCemetery. Memorial donations may be made to St. Joseph Church, 18 Main Street, N. Grosvenordale, CT 06255. For memorial guestbook visit www.GilmanAndValade.com.