A graduate of Thibodeau Business College, she and her late husband operated the former Winnisimet Dairy and owned and operated Winnisimet Creamery, Tiverton. She was a lover of animals and enjoyed classic films, bowling and dancing and was a former member of the St. Theresa Parish Choir.
She leaves three children, Randall E. Siembab and his wife Carol, and Russell N. Siembab and his wife Elaine, all of Westport, and Cynthia Dorsey of Florida; grandchildren, Andrea Prigaro (Craig) of Fairhaven, and Gregory Siembab (Lorraine Westgate) of Taunton; great-grandchildren, Darian and Everett Siembab; and a sister, Lorraine Gagnon of Tiverton. She was the daughter of the late Norman F. and Elmire (Valcourt) Manchester; the sister of the late Norman F. Manchester Jr. and mother-in-law of the late Rosemary (Daley) Siembab.
Her funeral was Monday from the Auclair Funeral Home, 690 So. Main St., Fall River, with a funeral Mass at Holy Trinity Church, Stafford Road, Fall River. Burial was in Notre Dame Cemetery. Donations, in lieu of flowers, to Forever Paws, 300 Lynwood St., Fall River MA 02721, are appreciated. Online guest book at AuclairFuneralHome.com.