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Florence L Lafontaine Croteau
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Birth: Nov. 21, 1916
Auburn
Androscoggin County
Maine, USA
Death: Oct. 16, 2012
Hampton
Rockingham County
New Hampshire, USA

Florence L. Croteau, 95 of Hampton, New Hampshire, formerly of Auburn, died Tuesday, October 16, 2012 at her granddaughter's home.
She was born in Auburn, November 21, 1916 daughter of the late Cleophase and Leonie Malo Lafontaine. She was educated in Auburn schools and was married to Leonard Croteau September 7, 1936. He predeceased her November 5, 1981. During World War II she was employed at the Bath Shipyard as a welder and was one of Rosie's Riveters. Prior to her retirement she was employed in local shoe shops.
Florence was a member of Immaculate Heart of Mary Parish at Sacred Heart Church and enjoyed ballroom dancing and knitting for her family.
She is survived by a daughter, Theresa Cyr of Auburn; six grandchildren; Tina Stevens of Auburn, Tammy Garnier and her fiancee and Florence's caregiver Wendy Berntsen of Hampton, NH, Timothy Garnier of Sabattus, Donald Cyr of Auburn, Gregory Cyr and fiancee Michelle of Augusta and Cynthia Leavitt and husband Rodney of Auburn; six great grandchildren and two great great granddaughters.
She was predeceased by her husband, a daughter Madeleine Garnier, three sisters and six brothers.

(Obtained from Lewiston Sun & Journal) 
 
Family links: 
 Spouse:
  Leonard J Croteau (____ - 1981)*
 
 Children:
  Madeleine C Croteau Garnier (1937 - 1978)*
 
*Calculated relationship
 
Burial:
Saint Peters Cemetery
Lewiston
Androscoggin County
Maine, USA
Plot: 3-873.5-5 LINER
 
Created by: Connie Lagasse Russell
Record added: Oct 23, 2012
Find A Grave Memorial# 99436125
 


- Connie Lagasse Russell
 Added: Oct. 23, 2012
 
 
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