eileen m.lacrosse
Greece: May 6, 2012 at age 85. Predeceased by her husband, Bernard LaCrosse. She is survived by her son, Michael (Marilyn) LaCrosse; daughters, Kathleen LaCrosse Volke, Joy LaCrosse & Julie (Mark) Rinebold; brother-in-law, William (Marcia) LaCrosse; sisters-in-law, Gladys LaCrosse, Mildred O'Halloran & Doris (Donald) DeFraine; 12 grandchildren; 11 great-grandchildren; several nieces, nephews and cousins; many dear friends. Friends may call Thursday, May 10th, 5-8 P.M. at Vay-Schleich & Meeson Funeral Home, 1075 Long Pond Road. Her Funeral Mass will be celebrated, Friday, May 11th , 9:30 A.M. at Holy Cross Church, 4492 Lake Avenue. Interment in Holy Sepulchre Cemetery. In lieu of flowers, contributions may be made Smile Train, PO Box 96231, Washington, D.C. 20090-6231 (SmileTrain.org) in her memory.

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  1. Aunt Eileen has taught us all well. Yves St. Laurent said, ‘Fashions fade, style is eternal.’ Aunt Eileen was the embodiment of style. I’ll miss her always, and be forever grateful that she was able to help my mother in her final hours.

  2. Aunt Eileen, you touched so many lives while you were with us. I am so glad that you got to meet my children when you came to Las Vegas in October. You are a loved and will be dearly missed. God bless you and Uncle Bernie. – Shawn O’Halloran

  3. Dear Aunt Eileen you were a wonderful women and I will miss you. Rest in peace your with God now and with your husband both of you rest in peace we all miss you a lot. Love Carly.

  4. Dear Joy & Family,

    We are very sorry for your loss.
    As our Pastor here at ST. John’s said, ‘It’s tough to lose a Mom’. Our thoughts and prayers are with you at this sad time.

    Love & Hugs,
    Larry, Katie & Lauren Katz

  5. Grandma, thank you for leaving the legacy of faith and joy for life. I always felt your love and prayers for me, despite the many miles that separated us. I continued to feel that love you had for your own great-granddaughters, whom you never had a chance to meet. I am so thankful for you and for Grandpa, who is with you now celebrating your eternal life! WE all love you and will miss you greatly. I know we have another saint in heaven to intercede now for our family! love always, Jenny, Travis, and girls

  6. My Dear Mom, I will miss her so much. I could not have had a more loving mother. She was my ‘go to’ person for everything. She was smart, funny, abd so wise. She always saw the best in everyone. She always loved and cared for all of her family esp. Dad and Aunt Mary.She gave us her strong faith and and sense of family. I have so many wonderful memories.

  7. Our thoughts and prayers go out to my dear cousins. My Aunt Eileen will forever be in my heart and memories.

  8. Our thoughts and prayers go out to my dear cousins. My Aunt Eileen will forever be in my heart and memories.

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