19 septembre 2018


Joseph Tessier 1962-2018
Obituary of Joseph Tessier, Jr.

Joseph V, Tessier Jr. 56, of Plymouth passed away peacefully at home surrounded by his loving family on Sept. 4, 2018 after a courageous battle with cancer.

Born in Boston, he was the son of the late Joseph and Judith (Duffin) Tessier. Joe attended Brockton Public schools before spending over 30 years at Shaw’s Supermarkets where he worked as a Produce Manager.

He was an avid sports fan and enjoyed playing softball, hiking, golf, and biking as well as working in his yard. From ski trips up north and days spent on the beaches of Cape Cod with friends in earlier years to camping trips and vacations with his family, Joe embraced adventure and good times wherever he would go.

Joe was devoted to his family and his greatest joy was time spent with his wife and daughters who were the light of his life.

Joe was the loving husband to Cheryl (Twombly) and the proud, adoring father of Sarah and Melissa.

He is also survived by his brothers; Matthew and his wife Deborah of Odenton, MD., Daniel of Ipswich, Jefferey of Wareham and his sister Sandra Mealey and her husband Kevin of Middleboro as well as many nieces, nephews, cousins, aunts, uncles , brothers and sisters in-law and a very special group of lifelong friends. He was the son in law of Bernard Twombly Jr. and the late Joann (Moulton) Twombly.

Joe was a friend to all and will be dearly missed.

In lieu of flowers, donations may be made to Camp Sunshine, 35 Acadia Road, Casco, ME 04015

Visiting hours will be held on Friday, September 7th from 4-8:00 PM, at the Shepherd Funeral Home, 216 Main St (Rt. 106) Kingston.

A funeral mass will be held on Saturday, September 8th at 10:00 AM at St. Kateri Church, 126 South Meadow Rd, Plymouth.

Graveside services will follow at the Vine Hills cemetery in Plymouth.

Please visit this site for directions or to offer floral tributes.


8 septembre 2018


Richard E Santure 1928-2018
Richard E. Santure, age 90, of Monroe, passed away on September 2, 2018. Family and friends may visit from 3 p.m. to 8 p.m. Friday, September 7th at Rupp Funeral Home where Monroe Council 1266 Knights of Columbus will offer a Litany/Rosary service at 7 p.m. He will lie instate at 9:30 a.m. Saturday at St. Mary Catholic Church. Mass of the Resurrection celebrating his life will begin at 10:30 a.m. The church Pastor, Rev. David Burgard will officiate. Burial will follow at St. Joseph Cemetery.
Born June 19, 1928, in Monroe, Michigan, he was the son of the late Louis and Evelyn (LaBeau) Santure. He was the faithful husband to Kathleen (Dolan) Santure until her passing exactly 3 years to the day from his passing.
Richard was a member of St. Mary Catholic Church, the local Knights of Columbus and the American Legion. He enjoyed reading, woodcarving and traveling with his lovely wife during their retirement years. Richard loved his dog Buffy who was his companion and friend. More than anything, he loved to spend time with his family, especially his grandchildren.
Richard is survived by his children; Susan (Philip) Wickenheiser of Newport, Julie Santure of Monroe, Brad (Carie) Santure of Newport, Mary Jo (Bradley) Watson of West Field, Indiana, and Patricia Santure of Monroe; grandchildren; Greta (Kelin), Christopher, Rebecca, Anna, Aaron, Elizabeth, Adam, Ashley (James), Jennifer (Dane), Jared, Brittany, Stephanie, Jamie and Shawn; great grandchildren; Katelyn, Stella and Hollis; and sister in laws Lola and Anita.
In addition to his parents, Richard was also preceded in death by his siblings; Roger, Harley, Clifton and Rita.
Memorial contributions may be made to a charity of the donor's choice.
The family would like to thank the staffs of the following institutions for the wonderful care given to their father: ProMedica Monroe Regional Hospital and its Hospice team, Wellspring Lutheran Home, Visiting Angels, and the V.A. Medical Center in Ann Arbor.
Online condolences to the family can be sent through www.ruppfuneralhomeinc.com.
Published in Monroe News from Sept. 5 to Sept. 6, 2018

2 septembre 2018

Roger Leonard TESSIER

Roger Leonard Tessier 1950-2018

Taylor Funeral Home of Gibson announces the death of Mr. Roger Leonard Tessier, Jr., 68, of GA Hwy 171 South, who died Monday, August 27, 2018 at his residence.

A native of Lawrence, MA Roger was the son of Roger Leonard Tessier, Sr., and Gertrude Gallant Tessier. He was a self-employed electrician for more than 40 years.

Mr. Tessier was preceded in death by his father, Roger Leonard Tessier, Sr.,  and is survived by his beloved wife of over 32 years, Darlene Tessier, of Gibson, his mother, Gertrude Gallant Tessier, Concord N.H., daughters; Annette Pena, Jessie Jannacone, and Dawn Tessier, sons;  Roger Tessier III, Tom Durand, and George Tessier, sisters; Linda Yuill, Anne Noyes, Bonnie Tessier, Pam Stultz and Lisa Tessier, brother, Chris Tessier, 14 grandchildren, several nieces and nephews.

A private memorial service will be held at a later date to honer the life of Roger Leonard Tessier, Jr.,

Taylor Funeral Home & Cremation Care of Gibson is in charge of arrangements.

1 septembre 2018


Céline Tessier 1964-2018
Céline Tessier décédée le 24 août 2018.

La famille accueillera parents et amis au :
Le lundi 3 septembre 2018 de 10h à 15h

Une cérémonie commémorative aura lieu :
Le lundi 3 septembre 2018 à 14h


29 août 2018


Denise Lavigne 1937-2018
De Saint-Placide, le 24 août 2018, à l’âge de 81 ans est décédée paisiblement au Centre d’hébergement de Saint-Eustache, Mme Denise Lavigne, épouse de M. Réjean Perreault d’Entrelacs.

Outre son époux, elle laisse dans le deuil ses enfants : Richard (Jocelyne Houle), Céline, Jocelyne (Sylvain Lalonde); ses petits-enfants : Mylène, Vicky, Robin, Cynthia, Alexandre; ses huit arrière-petits-enfants : Mila, Justin, Kiana, Lorissa, Laïka, Nathan, Ethan, Jordan; son frère feu Hervé Lavigne, ses beaux-frères, belles-sœurs, cousins, cousines, neveux, nièces et autres parents et amis.

Il n'y aura pas d'exposition en salon.

Les funérailles seront célébrées le samedi 1er septembre à 11h en l’église de Saint-Placide. La famille sera présente à l'église dès 10h pour recevoir les condoléances.

Vos marques de sympathies peuvent se traduire par un don à la Société canadienne de l’Alzheimer.

Elle fut confiée au :

Résidences funéraires Goyer ltée
147, boul. Arthur Sauvé

16 août 2018

Thérèse TESSIER (née Bourdua)

Thérèse Bourdua 1942-2018
Le 13 août 2018, à l’âge de 75 ans, est décédée Mme Thérèse Bourdua, épouse de feu Ronald Tessier. Elle laisse dans le deuil ses enfants Sophie (Serge) et Bruno (Nadine), ses petits-enfants Olivier, Charlotte, Samuel et Gabrielle ainsi que parents et amis. La famille recevra les condoléances le samedi 25 août 2018 de 16 h à 18 h à la :
Coopérative funéraire du Grand Montréal
Résidence funéraire Curé-Poirier
635 boulevard Curé-Poirier Ouest
Longueuil, QC J4J 2H8
Tel : 450 677-5203
Un hommage suivra au salon à 18 h. Vos messages de sympathie peuvent se traduire par un don à la Société canadienne du cancer.
Après avoir été notre rayon de soleil, tu seras maintenant notre ange gardien.


15 août 2018


Une autre famille Tessier dit Lavigne en Alberta!

Oscar Tessier, né  à Montréal  en 1861, et sa femme Marie-Louise Arcand,
et leurs cinq enfants viennent s'installer sur une terre à Edmonton avant l'année 1906.
Oscar est enterré le 22 juillet 1922 dans le cimetière Saint-Joachim, à Edmonton.

14 août 2018

Victor Joseph TESSIER

Dans le district de Cold Lake, Alberta, en 1921, sont recensés
Henri Tessier, et sa femme, Malvina(Mélina) St-Germain, 
et leurs enfants:  Victor(Hermina Laflamme)
Alfred, Annette et Thérèse. 

Henri et Malvina se sont mariés le 27 novembre 1888, 
dans l'église St-André, à Acton Vale, en Montérégie. 
On compte au-moins 9 enfants, dont 4 qui se retrouvent
en Alberta en 1916 avec leurs parents. 

13 août 2018

Lynn Marie TESSIER (née French)

Lynn Marie French 1953-2018
Lynn M. Tessier, better known as “Momma Lynn,” age 64, a resident of Columbia, passed away Saturday, August 4, 2018 due to injuries sustained in a motorcycle accident in Columbia.

A memorial service will be held on Saturday at 11AM at Heritage Funeral Home. Inurnment will follow in Maury Memorial Gardens Mausoleum. A visitation will also be held on Saturday from 10-11AM at the funeral home. Heritage Funeral Home is assisting the family with arrangements.

Born on December 5, 1953 in Ogdensburg, New York, Lynn was the daughter of the late Merlin French and the late Carol Conger Jacob. She located to Columbia in 2004. One of her biggest hobbies was riding motorcycles. She was a supporter for over two years of the EBGB Motorcycle Club where she was nicknamed “Yankee.” Lynn also enjoyed playing pool. She never met a stranger and was just as beautiful on the inside as she was on the outside. She will be deeply missed by all who knew and loved her.

She is survived by her son: Jason Kelley of Columbia; daughter: Lisa (Eric) Whitmarsh of Russell, NY; step daughter: Janel Colbert of New York; step son: Shane Tessier of New York; “adopted” daughter: Nina Carr of Lewisburg; brothers: Terry French of Massena, NY, Thomas (Debra) French of Liverpool, NY, Donald Jacob, Jr. of Waddington, NY; sisters: Robin (George) Ibanez of Colorado, Candace Trombley of New York; grandchildren: Ashley, Taylor, Mason, Ocean, Lincoln; one great grandchild; and special cat: Crystal.

In addition to her parents, she was preceded in death by her husband, Lee Tessier on July 4, 2014.

Honorary pallbearers will include: all the members and supporters of the EBGB Motorcycle Club. Anyone who rides a motorcycle and is attending the service is invited to bring their bike in memory and honor of “Momma Lynn.”
Lee J Tessier 1952-2014

Memorial donations may be made to the family c/o Heritage Funeral Home.

6 août 2018


A Mass of Christian Burial for 75 year old Gail A. McKenty, a resident of New Smyrna Beach FL, and formerly of Norwood, NY will be held Wednesday, March 28, 2018 at 12 Noon at St. Andrew’s Church in Norwood with Rev. Msgr. John Murphy presiding. Burial will be held in the Calvary Cemetery, Norwood in the springtime. Family and friends may call at the Buck Funeral Home in Norwood on Wednesday from 10 a.m. until the time of the funeral. Mrs. McKenty passed away Saturday, March 24, 2018 at the Halifax Health Hospice Care Center, Port Orange, Florida.

Gail is survived by her son, Michael & Donna McKenty of Tolland, CT; her two daughters, Denise and Kelly Kroutter of Beaumount, Texas and Diana and Shawn Fairbrother, Middletown, Connecticut; her four beloved grandchildren, Jessica & Christopher McKenty and Kayli & Paige Kroutter; her brother, Mark & Elaine Tessier of Coraopolis, Pennsylvania; as well as her nieces and nephews.

Gail was pre-deceased by her husband, John on September 13, 2000; son, Darren McKenty in June 12, 2014; and her brother, Lee Tessier.

Born in Massena, on November 28, 1942 to the late Pierre and Evelyn Noreau Tessier, Gail graduated from Norwood High School and attended Nursing School. She married John McKenty on August 17, 1963. Gail was a homemaker and communicant of St. Andrew’s Church. In her spare time, Gail enjoyed cruising with family and friends and working with stained glass as well as watching her favorite TV show, M.A.S.H.

Memorial Donations in Gail’s memory can be made to Halifax Health Hospice Care Center Port Orange, FL

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