MILLBURY — Rita Francis Laucis, 90, passed away peacefully on Friday, January 8, at the home of her daughter in Charlton, surrounded by her loving family.
She was born in Worcester, the daughter of Walery and Amelia Kachnowicz.
She leaves behind her two daughters, Catherine F. Laucis of Sutton, and Diane M. Laucis-Olson and her husband Olof of Charlton.
She was predeceased by her husband Albert J. Laucis.
Rita made friends wherever she traveled, and was genuinely loved by all who knew her.
Rita cherished the many years she summered on Cape Cod with her family and many friends. Rita was a gifted crafter who loved sharing her crafts and talents with all of us.
The family would like to express their appreciation to the JHC Hospice for the loving and compassionate care that they provided to both Rita and her family, during her final journey.
Because of Rita’s love of children, her family requests that memorial donations be made in her name to:
The Father John Sugden Book Fund, c/o JHC Hospice, 646 Salisbury Street, Worcester, MA 01609.
Private services will be held at a later date.