NORTH ADAMS, Mass. — Claire Helen LeBeau, 92, of 94 Reed St. died Friday, Nov. 30, 2012, at the Vermont Veterans Home in Bennington.
Born in North Adams on July 29, 1920, a daughter of Charles and Helen Fontaine Rousselle, she attended the former Notre Dame School.
Mrs. LeBeau was employed at the former Hoosac Cotton Mills and later at the former Wall-Streeter Shoe Co.
She was a communicant of St. Elizabeth's Church and the former Notre Dame Church. She enjoyed knitting and quilting.
Her husband, Andrew W. LeBeau, whom she married on Jan. 31, 1942, died June 21, 2006.
She leaves a daughter, Susan Jowett of North Adams; two sons, David LeBeau and his wife, Michele, of Adams and Douglas LeBeau of the state of New York; seven grandchildren, Karen Terwiske, Christy Sartori, Scott LeBeau, Amanda LeBeau, Nicole LeBeau, Tracy LeBeau and Jay LeBeau; four great-grandchildren, Elex, Jordan, Nathan and Brennan, and her extended family and friends at the veterans home.
Her brother, Leo Fontaine, died in 1968.
FUNERAL NOTICE — A Liturgy of Christian Burial for Mrs. LeBeau will be celebrated Monday, Dec. 3, at 11 from St. Elizabeth of Hungary Church in North Adams. Burial will follow in Southview Cemetery.
Calling hours will be Sunday, Dec. 2, from 4 to 7 at Flynn & Dagnoli-Montagna Home for Funerals, West Chapels, 521 West Main St. Memorial donations are suggested for the Vermont Veterans Home through the funeral home.
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