Mrs. Pauline Annette Rancourt, age 87, formerly of Berlin, N.H., passed away on Monday, January 4th, in her home in Lady Lake, Florida after a period of declining health.
Pauline was born in Berlin on April 26, 1933 to Albert and Bertha (Berube) Roy. She married the love of her life, Henry W. Rancourt, on August 6, 1954 and they made their home in Berlin for the next 35 years. Upon his retirement in 1989, Henry and Pauline traveled seasonally to Florida for several winters and then moved there permanently. Pauline was predeceased by Henry in November of 2015.
Pauline, a long time communicant of the former Angel Guardian Parish (now Good Shepherd Parish) was a deeply devoted wife, mother, grandmother and great- grandmother with a devout faith shared actively each day. She was adored by her family and enjoyed beautiful friendships as well.
Pauline leaves behind her sister, Lorraine Croteau of Berlin, N.H., her son Richard (Dick) Rancourt and his wife Denise of The Villages, Florida; her son Ronald Rancourt and his wife Rosemary of Lancaster, N.H.; five grandchildren and their spouses-Justin Rancourt and wife Katie of Tampa, Florida, Dr. Monica Estes and husband Travis of Summerville, South Carolina, Tyler Rancourt and wife Mandy of Lancaster, N.H., Mandy Scott and husband Robert of Lancaster, N.H., John Rancourt and wife Samantha of Durham, N.H., eleven great grandchildren: Augustine, Cecilia, Rachel, Louis, Sophia, Vincent, Anastasia, Benjamin, Isaac, Faith and Penelope and numerous nieces and nephews. Pauline was predeceased by her brothers Leo, Robert, twin brother, Paul, and her sister, Irene.
A Mass of Christian Burial will be held on Monday, January 11, 2021 at 10am at St. Anne Church of Good Shepherd Parish. For those unable to attend in person, the funeral mass will be Live Streamed via facebook.com/bryantfuneralhomes. Calling hours are private for the family. Donations in Pauline’s memory may be sent to Mount Royal Academy North, P.O. Box 94, Lancaster, N.H. 03584 or to a charity of one’s choice. Arrangements are entrusted to the Bryant & Fleury-Patry Funeral Home, Berlin, NH. Memories and condolences may be shared online at www.bryantfuneralhome.net