Jacqueline J. (Bazinet) (Sarao) Crouse, 82

Jacqueline J. (Bazinet) (Sarao) Crouse, 82, of Haverhill and formerly of Nashua, N.H, died March 29, at Academy Manor, Andover.

Born in Haverhill, she was the daughter of the late William and Rose (Proulx) Bazinet, attended local schools and graduated from Haverhill High School. Crouse worked in the collections department for the former Haverhill Credit Bureau.

She was a member of All Saints Parish of Haverhill and the former St. Joseph Parish. An avid reader, she enjoyed corresponding with many penpals, cooking and watching movies. Crouse enjoyed spending time with her grandchildren and helped to raise her great grandson.

She is survived by two sons and daughters-in-law, Charles F. & Karen Sarao of Haverhill and Michael D. and Cheryl Sarao of Milford, N.H.; three grandchildren, Christopher Sarao, Joshua Sarao and Melissa (Haney) Angeloni, all of Haverhill; and one great grandson, Corey Haney of Haverhill. She was predeceased by three brothers, Maurice, Roland and Normand Bazinet and two sisters, Shirley Bazinet and Sr. Rose-Alma Bazinet.

Relatives and friends may call on Friday, April 3, , from 5 to 8 p.m. at Berube-Comeau Funeral Home, 47 Broadway, Haverhill. Her funeral will be held Saturday, April 4, at 10 a.m. at the funeral home. Burial will follow in St. Joseph Cemetery, Haverhill,.