Jacqueline LaCroix

Jacqueline "Jackie" LaCroix (Ottman)

April 15, 1942 - May 31, 2021
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Jacqueline “Jackie” “Chirpy” LaCroix, age 79, of Beacon Falls, entered into rest on Monday May 31, 2021 in Griffin Hospital with her loving family by her side. She is the devoted wife of 57 years to Charles LaCroix. She was born in New Rochelle, NY on April 15, 1942 daughter of the late Albert and Mary (Rizzo) Ottman. Jackie was devoted and lived to spend time with her family. She was an excellent chef who was known for her world famous meatballs. She was nicknamed cookie grandma by her grandkids and their friends because she would always bring cookies to her grandkids soccer games. Jackie was a devoted christian and a member of the Woodland Church of Christ in Oxford.

She is the beloved mother of Craig LaCroix (Sherri), Michelle Smith and Danielle Gendron, loving grandmother of David, Daniel, Amber, Kara, Jessica, Jamie, Thomas, great grandmother of Camryn, Brendan, AJ, Jayse and Aubrey. She is also survived by one brother Tony Ottman and several nieces and nephews. She was predeceased by a brother Dutch Ottman and a sister Barbara Tomasella.

Friends may call on Saturday June 5, 2021 from 2 pm to 3 pm at the Riverview Funeral Home 390 River Rd. Shelton. Her funeral service will follow at 3 pm in the funeral home with Rev. Eric Refsneider officiating. Online condolences may be left at
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  • Visitation

    June 5th, 2021 | 2:00pm - 3:00pm
    June 5th, 2021 2:00pm - 3:00pm
    Riverview Funeral Home
    390 River Road
    Shelton, CT 06484
    Get Directions: View Map | Text | Email
  • Funeral Service

    June 5th, 2021 | 3:00pm
    June 5th, 2021 3:00pm
    Riverview Funeral Home
    390 River Road
    Shelton, CT 06484
    Get Directions: View Map | Text | Email


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Zaim Sacirovski

Posted at 08:56am
My thoughts and Prayers are with you.
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Posted at 06:56pm
Wishing you peace to bring comfort, courage to face the days ahead and loving memories to forever hold in your hearts. Love to all Joe and Rosie
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Barbara Ragozzine

Posted at 04:58pm
We are so sorry for you loss Chirpy was a wonderful person use to see her on Saturday at her sister Barbara T's house my neighbor until her passing she also went to High school with my husband they knew each other God Bless Charlie & Barbara Ragozzine

Randi Bellemare

Posted at 07:37pm
My thoughts and Prayers go out to Jackie’s family. We had many wonderful conversations over the years. 🙏🏻❤️

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