Edward F. Adzima Funeral Home

Obituary for Katherine F. La Croix

Born: Bridgeport
Lived: Ansonia

Katherine F. La Croix, (“Kathy”), age 71, of Ansonia, formerly of Bridgeport, entered into eternal rest on Monday, October 9, 2017 after a brief but courageous battle with cancer. Kathy was born on April 18, 1946 to Christopher and Katherine M. (Tickey) La Croix. She graduated from Warren Harding High School in 1964, and was employed by General Electric for many years, followed by Black & Decker, before finishing her career in the accounts receivable department at Cooper Surgical. She had been an Ansonia resident since 1992. Kathy loved good company, a good shopping spree, and a good laugh. She was incredibly devoted to her family and spent many years caring for them.

She is the beloved daughter of Katherine M. La Croix, loving sister of John La Croix, the cherished aunt of Melanie M. Nedder and her husband Stephen, and the proud great auntie of Riley, Reagan, and Sabrina Nedder. Kathy was predeceased by her father Christopher and her brother Harry La Croix.

Visitation is on Friday, October 13, 2017 from 10 to 11 AM in the Edward F. Adzima Funeral Home (253 Elizabeth Street, Derby), followed by a Mass of Christian Burial at 11:30 AM in Holy Rosary Church, Ansonia. Graveside service will follow at Lawncroft Cemetery, Fairfield. In lieu of flowers, please make donations in her memory to St. Jude Children’s Research Hospital, PO Box 1000, Memphis TN 38101. Please share stories celebrating Kathy’s life at www.adzimafh.com