Rose A. (Fredette) Willard 89 of Millstone Rd. Waterford,CT formerly of Moore St. Ludlow died Tuesday April 12 in Lawrence Memorial Hospital in New London, CT. Born in Windsor Mill Quebec Canada April 9, 1922 daughter of Joseph and Melora (Hamel) Fredette. Rose had been a Communicant of the former St. Aloysius Church in Indian Orchard, and had worked as a department manager for Servus Rubber Corp of Chicopee with over 35 years of service. She was the widow of Forrest E. Willard who died in 1993. She is survived by a son Mark T. Willard and his wife Hilary of Waterford, CT two sisters Jeanette Tessier of Indian Orchard, and Juliette Carbone of Ludlow 2 brothers Arthur Fredette of Springfield and Joseph Fredette of Belchertown. Grandmother of Kristen and Lauren Willard. Also survived by extended family members and friends. Rose was predeceased by siblings Antoinette Fitzpatrick, Elaine Fredette, Claire Weigel, Gerald Fredette and Lionel Fredette.
Independently Owned and Operated Kapinos-Mazur Funeral Home and Cremation With Confidence by Kapinos-Mazur Care For the Community Since 1932
Funeral services celebrating her life will be Saturday April 16 with family and friends gathering at the Kapinos-Mazur Funeral Home at 9 AM followed by a Liturgy of Christian Burial Celebrated by the Catholic Community of St. Elizabeth in St. John the Baptist Church 181 Hubbard St. Ludlow at 10 AM. Msgr Homer P. Gosselin will preside. Rites of committal will follow in St. Aloysius Cemetery.