SalemNews.com, Salem, MA

April 9, 2013

Rachelle Morency College, 74


Portland, OR — Rachelle, daughter of Philip Morency and Angelina Bouchard, was born in Salem, Mass., and graduated from Ste. Chretienne Academy and Colby-Sawyer College in New Hampshire. She later earned a Master's Degree from National University in San Diego. Rachelle moved to Southern California in 1961, married Joseph Calvin College, and raised three children in Escondido, Calif.

Rachelle loved traveling the world, spending time at her mountain home in McCall, Idaho, and singing with the San Diego Sweet Adeline’s chorus.

Rachelle is preceded in death by her parents and brother, Guy Morency, and survived by children, Maria (Scott), Philip (Jill), and Angel, and grandchildren, Benjamin, Elisabeth, Eva, and Jude.

A private memorial service will be held in San Diego. Her family requests that donations be given to Alzheimer’s research.