1924 – 2011
North Grosvenordale – Constance “Connie” (Borse) LaRoche, 87, of School Street, passed away unexpectedly on Tuesday, September 27, 2011 in Day Kimball Hospital. She was the loving wife of the late Donat LaRoche who died in 1992. Born in North Grosvenordale, she was the daughter of the late John and Frances (Galuski) Borse.
Mrs. LaRoche worked as a bookkeeper for the former WACAP agency, retiring in 1989. She also worked at BW Footwear, and Jens Risom.
Mrs. LaRoche was a member of St. Joseph Parish and had previously been active with the Columbiettes and the Ladies of St. Anne.
Constance is survived by her son, Paul LaRoche; and daughter Catherine Thomas, both of North Grosvenordale. In addition to her husband, she was predeceased by two sisters, the late Bernice Roberts, and Viola Dion.
A Memorial Mass will be held at 11:00 am on Saturday, October 1, 2011 in St. Joseph Church, 18 Main Street, North Grosvenordale, CT. Memorial donations may be made to the Community Fire Co., Inc, P.O. Box 874, North Grosvenordale, CT 06255. For memorial guestbook visit www.GilmanAndValade.com.