Lorraine B. Rousseau, 87, Tiverton

Posted 5/9/20

Lorraine B. (Simard) Rousseau, 87, passed away on Friday, May 8, 2020, at the Catholic Memorial Home.

A Tiverton resident for more than 60 years, and a Raytheon retiree, Lorraine was an active …

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Lorraine B. Rousseau, 87, Tiverton

Posted

Lorraine B. (Simard) Rousseau, 87, passed away on Friday, May 8, 2020, at the Catholic Memorial Home.

A Tiverton resident for more than 60 years, and a Raytheon retiree, Lorraine was an active member of St. Christopher’s Parish. She was a member of the church choir, the Women’s Guild, and co-chaired the annual “Christola” for many years. 

She was also an honorary member of The Newport County Women’s Club, and frequent participant at the Tiverton Senior Center. She enjoyed bingo, bowling, volunteering and spending time with her family.

She was the mother of Diane Farnworth (husband David) of Tiverton and the late Roger Rousseau; grandmother of Daniel Farnworth of Tiverton; former wife of the late Ronald Roussea; sister of the late Raymond P. Simard, Claire Melanson and Gerald A. Simard; and daughter of the late Edward and Blanche (Collard) Simard. She also leaves behind several nieces and nephews who she loved dearly.

In lieu of flowers, please consider a donation to St.Christopher Parish, 1554 Main Rd Tiverton, RI 02878, or the Catholic Memorial Home Activities Fund, 2446 Highland Ave. Fall River, MA 02720.

A memorial Mass will be held at a later date. Private arrangements by Auclair Funeral Home.  Online guest book at AuclairFuneralHome.com.

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