Sentinel & Enterprise Fitchburg, MA
Wednesday, August 17th, 2011
Louise M. (Leger) Lashua of Fitchburg; 83 FITCHBURG -
Louise M. (Leger) Lashua, 83, of Fitchburg, passed away Monday, August 15, 2011 in Leominster Hospital after a battle with cancer. Louise was born in Fitchburg on July 13, 1928, daughter of the late Tilmon and Mary Jane (LeBlanc) Leger. She was always fascinated with technology and retired from Digital Computer Corp, after having worked in quality control. Louise always had the coffee pot on and the door open for visitors. She will be fondly remembered as the welcoming committee for her neighborhood. Louise was a true entertainer and will be greatly missed by friends and family. She is predeceased by her seven brothers, Alfred, Woolie, Clarence, Albert, Daniel, Arthur, and her twin, Louis, and her five sisters, Anna, Elise, Beatrice, Ida, and Dorathy. Louise leaves her loving husband of 54 years, Raymond W. Lashua of Fitchburg; her daughter, Cynthia Freda and her husband Nicholas of Rindge, NH, and her three grandchildren, Ashley Freda of Viola, DE, Tiffany Freda of Mayfield Heights, OH, and Nicholas R. Freda of Rindge, NH, and her 45 nieces and nephews. LASHUA -- A memorial Mass will be held in St. Joseph's Church, 49 Woodland St., on Friday, August 19, 2011 at 10:00 A.M. Burial will be private. Calling hours will be held in Brandon Funeral Home, 305 Wanoosnoc Rd., Fitchburg, on Thursday, August 18, 2011 from 5-8 P.M. In lieu of flowers the family request that memorial donations be made to the American Cancer Society , 30 Speen St., Framingham, MA 01701.