GROVELAND, MASS. - Camilla (McLaughlin) Roix, 75, of Groveland, MA, died Thursday evening, April 3, 2014, at the Merrimack Valley Hospice House, Haverhill, Mass. She was born in Fort Fairfield, Sept. 21, 1938, daughter of the late George and Beulah S. (Curry) McLaughlin.
Educated in the Limestone school system, Mrs. Roix graduated from Limestone High School, class of 1956. She moved to Groveland, Mass., in 1961 and was employed for over 30 years as a CNA at Penacook Place Nursing Home from where she retired. Prior to this she worked in the same capacity for the former Haverhill Manor. She adored senior citizens and caring for them. Mrs. Roix enjoyed knitting, reading, cooking and dancing.
She was the wife of the late Nelson A. Roix and grandmother of the late Troy Roix. Her survivors include three daughters, Rhonda Doherty and her husband, Peter of No. Andover, Mass., Mary Lou Roix of Newburyport, Mass., Diana Roix of Herndon, VA; three sons, Shaun P. Roix of Groveland, Mass., Kenneth L. Roix of Ft. Lauderdale, FL, Kevin N. Roix of Phoenix, AZ; a sister, Christina Latham of Mt. Vernon, two brothers, Louis R.H. McLaughlin of Eddington, Lloyd G. McLaughlin of Ft. Fairfield; five grandchildren, Tamara and Alyssa Doherty, Lucas and Ryan McCallion, Kylee Roix, three great grandchildren, Nolan, Ansly and Hayden McCallion; and several nieces and nephews.
Calling hours were held 2:30-5 p.m. Sunday, April 6, at H.L. Farmer & Sons Funeral Home, 106 Summer St., Haverhill, Mass. Burial will be in the spring in Limestone. In lieu of flowers contributions in her memory may be made to the Merrimack Valley Hospice House, 360 North Ave., Haverhill, MA. Condolences to her family may be made at www.farmerfuneralhomes.com.