Claudette Lucille LaFrance, 80 of Woonsocket, passed away peacefully on May 17, 2018 at the St. Antoine Residence. Born in Woonsocket, she was the daughter of the late Gaston and Lillian (Blais) Lavallee.
Claudette enjoyed gardening to which she earned many beautification awards from the City of Woonsocket for her gardening skills and presentation. However, what she truly enjoyed was spending time and caring for her grandchildren.
She is survived by her daughters, Deana-Ann Brunelle of Woonsocket, April Hoyle of North Smithfield and Monique Nichols of Woonsocket; one sister, Terri Tuttle of Utah. Grandchildren include, Patrick and Connor Hoyle, Alexis Nichols and one great grandchild, London Nichols. She was preceded in death by her sister, Jacqueline Lavallee.
Services for Claudette will be held privately and are entrusted to the Egidio DiPardo and Sons Funeral Home, 75 Harris Avenue, Woonsocket.
In lieu of flowers, the family respectfully requests donations in Claudette’s honor be sent to the Cat Sanctuary, Diamond Hill Road, Woonsocket.