SCARBOROUGH — Theresa F. Soucy, 87, of Reef Lane, died Feb. 20 at Maine Medical Center, with her family by her side.
She was born in Stockholm on July 1, 1927, the daughter of Alfred and Lucy Michaud Lausier. She graduated from Madawaska High School in the class of 1945.
She started her career with Maine Potato Growers, and later transitioned into the banking business, working as a loan officer. Her career spanned more than 25 years until her retirement in 2000.
In her spare time, she enjoyed knitting and was an avid bridge player for her entire life.
She was a communicant of St. Maximilian Kolbe Church in Scarborough, where she was active in church activities and served as a eucharistic minister. Her greatest source of enjoyment was the time she spent surrounded by her family and friends.
Soucy was predeceased by a son, Gerald P. Soucy; a sister, Claire Cullen; and a brother, Robert Lausier.
She is survived by a son, Robert and wife, Debra Soucy, of Standish; two daughters, Alice Huffman, of Windham, and Muriel Soucy, of Scarborough; three sisters, Alice Lausier, of Maryland, Martha and husband, Donald Ellis, of Colorado, and Virginia Lausier, of Madawaska; a brother, Paul and wife, Dorothy Lausier, of New Hampshire; three grandchildren, Jeffrey and wife, Sheri Soucy, of Massachusetts, Emily and husband, Brett Mougalian, of Gorham, and Maria Merserve and husband, Matt, of Texas; and several nieces and nephews.
A Mass of Christian burial was celebrated Feb. 24 at St. Maximilian Kolbe Church, followed by interment at Calvary Cemetery, South Portland.
Those who wish may make contributions in Soucy’s memory to Project Grace, P.O. Box 6846, Scarborough, ME 04070-6846.