Rachel Proulx

  • Born: January 19, 1926
  • Died: December 26, 2020
  • Location: Meredith, New Hampshire

Phaneuf Funeral Homes & Crematorium - Coolidge Ave.

250 Coolidge Ave
Manchester, NH 03102

Tel. (603) 625-5777

Tribute & Message From The Family

Rachel Pauline Proulx, 94, of Meredith died Saturday, December 26, 2020 following a short period of declining health.

Rachel was born in Manchester January 19, 1926 to Romeo and Yvonne (Martel) Desrocher. She married Roland Proulx in 1945 and lovingly raised their four children as a full-time homemaker caring for two homes while also assisting in a secretarial role for her husband's business, Roland Proulx Landscaping.

Rachel is survived by her four children, Susan Y Bruce and husband Otis of Center Harbor, NH, Ronald Proulx and wife Suzanne of Manchester NH, Dennis Proulx and wife Michelle of Laconia NH, and Sylvia Heinonen of Palm Beach Gardens Florida, her living sisters Lucille Huard,of Punta Gorda, Florida and Jean LaSalle of Manchester, NH and also predeceased by Bert Desrocher, Roger Desrocher and Georgette LaFleur. Rachel proudly loved and enjoyed 7 Grandchildren, 9 Great grandchildren, and 4 Great great grandchildren. Rachel was predeceased by her loving devoted husband Roland in June of 2016.

Family and friends are invited to attend services on Thursday, June 3, 2021. A Memorial Mass will be celebrated at 11:00am at Ste Marie Roman Catholic Church, 378 Notre Dame Avenue with committal following immediately at Mt Calvary Cemetery Mausoleum, 474 Goffstown Road. Phaneuf Funeral Homes and Crematorium is assisting the family with arrangements. To view an online memorial, leave a message of condolence, or for updated service information please go to www.phaneuf.net.


Condolence & Memory Journal

Mom you will be missed, but I am sure Dad greeted you with his forever love, and an arm full of flowers!!! Our sadness is comforted with the knowledge that you are at peace with the Lord and you are also with your Mom and Dad that you looked for often. We will look for butterflies and cardinals as you visit us often. HUGS

Posted by Susan Bruce - Center Harbor, NH - Daughter   December 31, 2020

Rachel, I will miss your sweet smile. I’m so glad I got the opportunity to meet such an amazing women you touched my life along with many others! I will miss seeing you when I go in each day! Fly high beautiful
With love, Fatima

Posted by Fatima Areias - Sanbornton, NH - friend   December 31, 2020

Rachel, I will always remember your beautiful smile and sweet and loving personality. It was always a pleasure to see your face, when I came in
each day. You had a wonderful glow about you. You will truly be missed by so many. Rest in peace, sweet angel, you are finally home. Love your friend, Vickie W

Posted by Victoria Weeman - Center Ossipee, NH - Friend   December 31, 2020

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Sister love!! Mom, Lucille, Georgette, Jean....