August 20, 1942 - March 2, 2021
FITCHBURG: Denise P. (Butler) LaRoche, 78, of Fitchburg, formerly of Lunenburg died Tuesday, March 2, 2021 at her home surrounded by her family. Denise was born in Fitchburg, August 20, 1942, the daughter of Andrew and Yvonne M. (Thibault) Butler and was a 1961 graduate of St. Bernard’s Central Catholic High School in Fitchburg. Denise attended the Beth Eden Baptist Church in Fitchburg. She placed her faith in Christ as her Savior and strived to live her life to honor and glorify Him. She was a kind, selfless giver who liked to help others through her prayers, words of encouragement, listening ear, cards, or small gifts. She was a hard worker, dedicated to her family and church. She enjoyed playing cards with her husband and brothers. Her keen mind was always working on some kind of puzzle, and she was a lighthouse aficionado. Denise held many and varied employment positions throughout the Fitchburg – Leominster area. She leaves her husband of 44 years, Lawrence B. LaRoche; two daughters, Lisa B. Johnson of Shrewsbury and Vanessa L. LaRoche – Pantigoso of Cusco, Peru; three brothers, Fr. Robert P. Butler, M.S. of Georgia, Roger Butler of Oxford and Fr. Rene Butler M.S. of Hartford, Connecticut; five grandchildren, Yvonne Johnson, Jessica Johnson, David Pantigoso, Andrew Pantigoso and Marcos Pantigoso. She was the sister of the late Fr. Norman Butler, M.S. of Argentina who died in April 2019. Funeral services will be held 11 AM Monday, March 8, 2021 at Beth Eden Baptist Church, 350 Ashburnham Street, Fitchburg. Burial will be in Forest Hill Cemetery, Fitchburg. Calling hours are 2-5 PM Sunday, March 7, 2021 at the Isabelle & Anderson Funeral Home, 316 Clarendon Street, Fitchburg. For additional information or to leave an online condolence, please visit their website at www.andersonfuneral.com.
FITCHBURG: Denise P. (Butler) LaRoche, 78, of Fitchburg, formerly of Lunenburg died Tuesday, March 2, 2021 at her home surrounded by her family. Denise was born in Fitchburg, August 20, 1942, the daughter of Andrew and Yvonne M. (Thibault)... View Obituary & Service Information
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