Woonsocket — Iris (Caselli) Lesieur 96, passed away at home on Sunday, May 30, 2021 at home with her family by her side. She was the wife of the late Richard Fleming and the late Charles Lesieur who passed away Tuesday June 1, 2021.
Born in Bellingham, daughter of the late Ireneo “Pop” and Adele (Brunetti) Caselli.
Iris was Owner and Operator of the former Rosie Dairy with her husband Charles. She also worked at US Rubber and for Josten in Attleboro.
She was a member of the Woonsocket Emblem Club and served as past President and also Past President of the State Branch. She was also very active in St. Anthony’s Church in Woonsocket for several years. Iris loved to cook and spend time with family and friends and especially her grandchildren and great-grandchildren.
She is survived by her two daughters Sharon Bruscini of Woonsocket and Penny Marie Croyle and her husband Shelley of Delaware. One sister, Feora Peloquin of Cumberland. Seven grandchildren, Andrew, Scott, Lynn, Samantha, Sean, Nason, and Anna Kay, and 17 great grandchildren and her son in law Norman Aubin of Arizona.
She was also the mother of the late Kathy Ann Aubin and sister of the late Secondo and Wilson Caselli.
A Mass of Christian Burial will be held on Friday, June 4, 2021 at 11:30 AM in St. Anthony’s Church Greene St. Woonsocket, RI. Burial will be in St Charles Cemetery, Blackstone, MA. Relatives and friends are invited; calling hours are on Thursday June 3, 2021 from 4-6 PM.
In lieu of flowers donations to St. Anthony’s Church and to a favorite charity of your choice in Iris’s memory would be appreciated.
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