Rodney Edward Lacoss , 74, of Inverness, FL died Tuesday, August 15, 2017 at his home under the loving care of his wife, Lynette, and HPH Hospice. Rodney was born on December 1, 1942 in Derby/Morgan, VT, son of the late Leroy J. Lacoss, Sr. and Rena Holmes Lacoss. Rodney retired from New England Wire Technologies Corporation in Lisbon, NH. Prior to that, he also was employed by Pratt & Whitney in CT.
Mr. Lacoss was preceded in death by three brothers, Raymond Lacoss, Leroy Lacoss, Jr., and Richard Lacoss; and sister-in-law, Barbara Lacoss. Survivors include his wife of 20 years, Lynette Lacoss; Rochelle Mayhew Villeneuve, mother of their three children, Lisa Houston and husband Randy, Roland Lacoss and wife Beatrice, and Wyatt Lacoss; six step-children, Glen, Tracie, Andre’, Patiance, Peter, and Tammy; three grandchildren Rodney Houston, Roland (Rollie) Lacoss and Stephanie Chelle Lacoss; step-grandchildren, Faith Johnson, Christian Conaway, Emma Mead, Leslie Jones, Adam Johnson, Kaleb Johnson, and Gabrielle Rose Brown; Sister Geneva Hall and husband Jerry; two sister-in-law’s, Janet Lacoss and Losetta Lacoss; and many nieces and nephews.
There will be a Celebration of Life for Mr. Lacoss at a later date. Memorials may be given to HPH Hospice, 3545 N. Lecanto Hwy., Beverly Hills, FL 34465-3503. Arrangements by Heinz Funeral Home & Cremation, Inverness, FL. heinzfh.com