1927 – 2007
Camarillo, CA – Dr. Rachel LaCroix, 80, died Saturday, March 17, 2007 in St. John’s Regional Medical Center in Oxnard, CA. Born in Putnam CT, she was the daughter of the late Charles and Bella (Bonneville) LaCroix. She attained her BS from Los Angeles Chiropractic College and her MS from Bridgeport University.
Dr. LaCroix established her own chiropractic practice in Oxnard, CA. She was President of Catholic Charities in Camarillo CA and President of Southern California Chiropractic Association.
Rachel leaves her brother, Roland “Ron” LaCroix and his wife Kathleen of Lake Worth FL; 1 niece, Kathleen LaCroix; 5 nephews, Michael LaCroix, Peter LaCroix, Stephen LaCroix, Shane LaCroix, and Thomas LaCroix; her cousin, Lillian Gregoire; and 12 great-nieces and nephews.
Relatives and friends are invited to attend a Memorial Mass for Rachel at 10am Tuesday June 12, 2007 in St. Mary Church of the Visitation, 218 Providence Street, Putnam, CT. Burial will be private. In lieu of flowers, donations may be made to the Los Angeles Chiropractic College, Attn: Dr. Sheila Hanes, 16200 East Amber Valley Dr., Whittier, CA 90605. Gilman Funeral Home has been entrusted with Rachel’s arrangements.