Irene A. Lacroix,
mother of Father Daniel W. Lacroix

NEW BEDFORD, Mass. — Irene A. (Depault) Lacroix, 92, of New Bedford died November 23, at Sacred Heart Home. She was the wife of Norman C. Lacroix.

Born in New Bedford, the daughter of the late Victor and Emma (Francoeur) Depault, she lived in New Bedford all of her life. She was a communicant of St. Mary’s Church in New Bedford.

She is survived by her husband, Norman; her son, Father  Daniel W. Lacroix, pastor of St. Francis Xavier Parish in Hyannis; and several nieces and nephews.

She was the sister of the late Emelia Lizotte, Lea Lussier, Jeanette Payette, Armand Depault, Roland Depault, and Henri Depault.

Her Funeral Mass was celebrated on November 27 at St. Mary’s Church, in New Bedford. Burial followed at Sacred Heart Cemetery. 

Donations in her memory may be made to either St. Mary’s Parish Restoration Fund, 106 Illinois Street, New Bedford, Mass., 02745, or Community Nurse and Hospice Care, P.O. Box 751, Fairhaven, Mass., 02719, or Sacred Heart Home, 359 Summer Street, New Bedford, Mass., 02740.

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