Donna Lacourciere passed away on Sunday, April 30, 2017 after a long illness. Born in Meriden on June 28, 1939, she was a beloved mother, grandmother and friend to many. Donna worked for the State of Connecticut as a social worker for 25 years. She took pride in art and interior decorating. Everyone was greeted into her beautiful, warm home with a delicious meal.
She is survived by her daughter, Jeannine DeLuca and her husband, Steven; her son, John C. Rees, Jr. and his fiancé, Pamela Fiore and her daughter Julienne Rees Gorneault; her loving grandchildren, Jessica Rees-Muniz and her husband Nelson, John C. Rees III, Matthew D. Gorneault and Paige DeLuca; and two great-grandchildren, Nelson and Cameron Muniz. She was predeceased by her parents, Oryle and Eleanor Lacourciere and her daughter-in-law, Janice Rees.
The family would like to thank the staff at Masonic Home for all 2of the years of love and caring support for their mother. A graveside service will be held on Thursday, May 4, 2017 at 10:00 a.m. in Sacred Heart Cemetery, 250 Gypsy Ln, Meriden, CT, 06450. There will be no calling hours. For online condolences and directions please visit www.jferryfh.com