WEBSTER - Rebecca K. LaCerte, 35, died Friday, May 1, 2020 in Harrington Healthcare at Hubbard after being stricken ill at home.
She leaves her mother, Doreen M. LaCerte and her husband Paul Solem of Rio Rancho, NM; a sister, Kerrilynn LaCerte of Framingham; a brother, Aaron LaCerte of Rio Rancho, NM; her maternal grandparents, Peter R. LaCerte and Shirley B. (Nowicki) LaCerte of Webster, with whom she lived; her godmother, Kelly A. Tiffany of Thompson, CT; her fiancé, Christopher McLaughlin of Oxford; aunts, uncles and cousins
Born in Worcester on March 21, 1985, she was a lifelong resident of Webster; She graduated from Bartlett High School in 2003 where she was a member of the band, the show choir and the woodwind specialty group. She also played the flute and was chosen to perform with the Worcester Youth Orchestra.
She first worked for Life Skills as a personal care attendant. She then was a pharmacy technician at Rite Aid Pharmacy.
Rebecca had a beautiful soprano voice and enjoyed singing opera and karaoke. She was a former member of the Salisbury Singers in Worcester.
Rebecca was a member of Saint Louis Church and served as a cantor there for many years.
A graveside service will be held at a later date. There are no calling hours. Donations may be made to Ehlers-Danlos National Foundation (ww.chronicpainpartners.com). Arrangements are under the direction of Sitkowski, Malboeuf & Hickey Funeral Home, 340 School Street, Webster.