Marjorie A. Whitaker, 76, of East Providence passed away peacefully at home surrounded by her loving family on Saturday, November 24, 2018. She was the beloved wife of Albert A. Whitaker, III.
Born in Providence, she was a daughter of the late Godfrey and Roberta (Bain) Lacroix. Margie was a loving and devoted wife, mother and grandmother. Her biggest enjoyment in life came from spending time with her family who adored her. Margie loved traveling, the beach, summertime at The Cape and spending the winter months in Florida. She was a member of the Elks, Lodge 2337.
Besides her husband she leaves three daughters, Susan Donnelly and her husband Michael, Linda Adams and her husband Scott and Deborah Andrade and her husband Joseph all of Riverside, one sister, Rosemarie McKenna, two sister- in- laws, Charlotte Lacroix and Pamela Woods, five grandchildren, Justin, Sean, Stephen, Megan and Matthew and many loving nieces and nephews. She was the sister of the late Peter Lacroix and Elaine Burgess.
Calling hours will be held on Saturday, December 1, 2018 in the PERRY-McSTAY FUNERAL HOME, 2555 Pawtucket Avenue, East Providence from 4-6 PM with a service to follow at 6:00 PM. Contributions in her memory to Hope Hospice, 1085 North Main Street, Providence, RI 02904 would be deeply appreciated.