|Birth: ||Nov. 21, 1916|
|Death: ||Oct. 16, 2012|
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)
Leonard J Croteau (____ - 1981)*
Madeleine C Croteau Garnier (1937 - 1978)*
Saint Peters Cemetery
Plot: 3-873.5-5 LINER
Created by: Connie Lagasse Russell
Record added: Oct 23, 2012
Find A Grave Memorial# 99436125