Lucille (Lavoie) Regnier, 90, of Ludlow, passed away peacefully Thursday, April 28, 2016, surrounded by her loving family. Daughter of the late Hector and Laura (Charpentier) Lavoie, she was born in Ludlow, January 22, 1926.
A lifelong resident, she was educated in local schools. Lucille worked for many years as a teachers aid at St. John the Baptist and East St. Elementary Schools in Ludlow. She was devoted communicant of St. Elizabeths Parish in Ludlow and a member of the Ladies of St. Anne.
Lucille enjoyed trips to Marco Island with her husband Louis, family trips to Cape Cod and family parties. She and Lou also shared their love of gardening while their dog Shelby slept and watched them work. She also enjoyed making new friends and rekindling past friendships at Keystone Commons.
Lucilles family would like to thank Alma, Jean, Beverly and the staff at Keystone Commons who helped her live independently during the last years of her life. They would also like to thank the staff at Baystate Wing Memorial who went above and beyond in allowing a dignified passing for her and her family.
Lucille is survived by two sons; Bernard (Butch) Regnier of Ludlow, and Thomas Regnier and his wife Dianne of Hampden; two daughters Marie Hassan of North Easton and Jane Fisher and her husband Pedrick of Devon, PA. She also leaves three sisters Antoinette Burgess; Sr. Therese Lavoie, SSA and Sister Dolores Lavoie, SSA. Lucille is also survived by her beloved grandchildren; Brian (Karin), Todd, Craig (Sara), Sean, Chris, Anthony, Nick, Robbie, Zack, Amanda (David), Jesse (Marquisa) and Nate along with her great-grandchildren Jimmy, Tymothy, Andrew, Abigail and Logan. Sadly, she was predeceased by her husband Louis Regnier in 2006; her brothers Louis Lavoie and Bernard Lavoie and her sister Pauline Mei.
Funeral Services celebrating Lucilles life will be held Tuesday, May 3, 2016 at 9:30 AM at the Kapinos-Mazur Funeral Home, 64 Sewall St, Ludlow, MA followed by a Liturgy of Christian Burial at 10:30AM in St. Elizabeths Parish, Hubbard St, Ludlow, MA. Rites of Committal will follow at Island Pond Cemetery, Center St, Ludlow, MA.