SOUTHBRIDGE — Barbara J. (Poirier) Lataille, 85, passed away on Tuesday, Oct. 2, in the Overlook Masonic Healthcare Center, Charlton, after an illness.
Her husband, Roger Lataille, died in 1987. She leaves her son, Mark A. Ciccotelli of Southbridge; her daughter, Lisa A. Robertson and her husband Dale of Charlton; and her two grandchildren, Marissa Robertson and Matthew Robertson, both of Charlton. She was predeceased by her two brothers, Robert Poirier and William Poirier. She was born in Southbridge the daughter of Alphee and Eva (Duchamp) Poirier.
Barbara worked at WESO Radio in Southbridge for 10 years, retiring many years ago. She previously worked at the American Optical Co. in Southbridge for many years. She was a former member of Notre Dame Parish in Southbridge. Barbara enjoyed going to the ocean, playing pitch with her friends, refinishing furniture and was an avid reader. Most of all she loved her grandchildren and enjoyed spending time with them.
Barbara’s funeral service and burial in New Notre Dame Cemetery, Southbridge, will be private. There are no calling hours.
In lieu of flowers donations may be made to the Alzheimer’s Association, 309 Waverley Oaks Rd, Waltham, MA 02452.
The Daniel T. Morrill Funeral Home, 130 Hamilton St., Southbridge, is directing arrangements.