July 14, 1931November 22, 2018

LaCroix, Lorraine (nee Larrivee) 87 years old, passed away suddenly at home November 22, 2018. She was born July 14, 1931 in Manchester, New Hampshire, USA to Albert and Catherine Larrivee and was sister to Paul. She married Paul Emile LaCroix (predeceased) and was the loving mother of 8 children Danielle (Ed), Michael (Lynda), Jeannette, Christiane, Robert (Barbara), Garry (Debbie), Jacques aka Jim (Dawn), Paul (Jackie) loving grandmother of 15 grandchildren Janine, Morgan, Shelley (predeceased), Annette, John, Joshua, Jeanette, James, Jeremy, Darryl, Stephanie, Ryan, Scott, Jason, Brooke and Kate and loving great grandmother of 10-7/9 great grandchildren Ian, Alex, Matthew, Tyson, Cameron, Kaylie, Yvaine, Odin, Veda, Aria, and Baby boy expect January 23, 2019. Lorraine was aunt to many nieces and nephews. She was a very talented and intelligent lady. Her hobbies included knitting, crocheting and needle point. She worked for Sears in the accounting department for 22 years and went on to work for 2 computer firms until her retirement on her 65th birthday. We will be hosting a memorial visitation to celebrate her life to be held at the COURTICE FUNERAL CHAPEL 1587 Highway #2, Courtice (905-432-8484) on Friday, November 30, 2018, from 4:00 pm until 8:00 pm. A "Celebration of Life" reception will be held on Saturday, December 1, 2018 from 1:00 pm until 3:30 pm with family tributes shared at 1:30 pm. In Lieu of flowers, donations may be made to a charity of choice, would be appreciated. Online condolences may be made at


  • Celebration of Life Visitation

    Friday, November 30, 2018

  • Celebration of Life Reception

    Saturday, December 1, 2018

  • Tributes to be Shared

    Saturday, December 1, 2018



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Yves Gervais

January 14, 2019

Sincères sympathies à la famille de la part de Monsieur Yves Gervais

adresse 87, 1ère avenue ouest, Amos, Québec, J9T 1T9

Fay Lahaye (Cowell)

December 2, 2018

Christine Jeanette & family. Sorry to read about the loss of your mother. Its been a long time since high school. I dont live in Courtice anymore but now in Lindsay. Fay Lahaye Cowell

deborah lacroix

December 1, 2018

Lorraine and Aria, at Aria's Christening in 2016

Yves Gervais

November 30, 2018

Lorraine a toujours eu la délicatesse de venir me saluer lorsqu’elle était de passage à Amos, chose que j’ai grandement appréciée. Un don au nom de Lorraine Lacroix sera fait à la Fondation hospitalière d’Amos Inc. Mes plus sincères condoléances à toute la famille.
Yves Gervais

Victor Au Yeung

November 30, 2018

Dear Paul, Jackie and family,

We are deeply saddened by the news of your loss. May the care and love of those around you provide comfort and peace to get you through the days ahead. We will keep her in our thoughts and prayers. Furthermore, we would like to offer our heartfelt condolences to you all.

Victor and Agnes Au Yeung

Miguel Art

November 29, 2018

From the Art’s family, our most sincere condolences to Lorraine's family. A great and exceptional Lady left us but we wish her all the best on her last voyage. She was an incredible and affectionate Lady and we will certainly miss her. Our family will never forget her help and assistance as a fantastic neighbor when we arrived, in July 1969, for the first time to Lawson Road when we immigrated from Belgium and none of us spoke English and she just crossed the road and offered help in French and the bond of friendship was immediately established and remained through the years. We saw her raise a big family and also working very hard as very few would to bring the best to her family. And she gave the same love to her many grandchildren. We truly enjoyed her company and her colorful laughs. Bye Bye Lorraine.

Monique (et Gilles) Lamothe Fournier (et Fournier)

November 28, 2018

Nos sympathies à la famille.
Monique, cousine-germaine de Paul-Émile, et son mari Gilles ont bien connu votre mère Lorraine.
Votre mère, fière et avenante épouse, a démontré les mêmes sentiments d'appartenance au village de Champlain que Paul-Émile: c'était à plusieurs étés où, venu avec son 'camper', son mari renouait avec la maison ancestrale bordée par notre grand fleuve et avec la propriétaire du lieu Madeleine Lacroix, frère du paternel Clément Lacroix et mère de Monique.

Madeleine représentait auprès de votre père l'unique personne à demeurer dans le patelin où Émilia Turcotte Lacroix a eu ses enfants et en le recevant elle lui permettait de revoir le Champlain de son enfance: l'été cette Émilia aimait y retourner et il l'accompagnait..

Il nous est arrivé lors d'un voyage en Ontario de notre couple d'avoir été reçus par vos parents à leur résidence. C'était lors d'un retour de dépôt de nos enfants au lieu de leur camp de vacances. C'est dire le lien de convivialité qui nous unissait.

Luc Rochon

November 28, 2018

We are all going to miss her, she was a great loving person.
The memory of her will stay in our hearts forever.
From Rochon family with love.

Paul LaCroix

November 27, 2018

Mom and Dad in Paris 1995

Paul LaCroix

November 27, 2018

Brother Paulo!