Joan M. (Lacosse) Sanchioni, 85, of Milford, where she has lived for 60 years, passed away May 14, 2018, surrounded by her family, at the Milford Regional Medical Center. She was the wife of the late Peter V. Sanchioni, who passed in 2017.
She was born in Worcester, the daughter of the late William and Rita (Dean) Lacosse, and was educated in the Worcester schools. She retired in 1998 from the Town of Milford after over 20 years, where she had worked as the Deputy Tax Collector. She was a communicant of Sacred Heart Church in Milford, and a member of the Sacred Heart Women’s Club. She had also taught CCD, was the former secretary for the Milford Parks Dept., and a town meeting member.
She was the mother of Peter Sanchioni of Millis, Paul Sanchioni of Milford, John Sanchioni and his wife Dawn of Hopedale, Mark Sanchioni and his wife Patricia of Milford, James of Milford, Andrea and her husband Shawn Fallon of Milford, twelve grandchildren, Megan Sanchioni, Brian Sanchioni, Amanda Sanchioni, James Sanchioni, Alexa Sanchioni, Peter Fallon, Joseph Sanchioni, Daniel Fallon, Peter V. Sanchioni, Tess Sanchioni, Nora Fallon and Shawn Fallon and many nieces and nephews. She was predeceased by her sister Shirley Troy.
Her funeral will be held Friday, May 18, 2018 at 9 A.M. from the Consigli-Ruggerio Funeral Home, 46 Water St., Milford, followed by a Mass of Christian burial at 10 A.M. at the Sacred Heart of Jesus Church, 7 East Main St. Burial will follow in the parish cemetery.
Visiting hours will be held on Thursday from 4 to 8 P.M.