Jeanne M. Belanger, age 71, of Fall River, passed away Thursday, June 6, 2013 at Charlton Memorial Hospital. She was the wife of Henry Belanger.
Born in Fall River, a daughter of the late Alphonse and Louise (Vallee) Guilmette, she was a machine operator at Lightolier for many years.
Mrs. Belanger was a remarkable woman, very kind and giving. She was always there for you when you needed a helping hand. Her love and kindness will live in our hearts forever and ever. Sweet Jesus, wrap your loving arms around this beautiful woman you have created for she loves you with every depth of her being.
Thank you to all her caregivers at Sarah Brayton Nursing Care Center and Charlton Memorial Hospital. Your help and kindness will always be remembered. Her heart will go on in all the lives she has touched. Rest in peace kind and noble child of God, you are loved by many.
Besides her husband, she is survived by her three daughters, Lynn Stanton & Donna Dube of Key West, FL, and Christine Soares of Fall River; her three step-children, The late Henry Belanger, Jude Belanger of Florida and Debra Wentz of Missouri;her two sisters, Lorna Mello and Nancy Manchester of Fall River; seven grandchildren, Kevin Soares of Somerset, Cassandra Medeiros of Fall River, Kyle Medeiros of New Bedford, Kelly Medeiros of Brockton, Michelle Hernandez of Mobile, AL, Nichole and Danielle Audet of Key West, FL; four great grandchildren, Craig & Travis Cabral of Fall River, Calee Soares of Somerset and Aiden Hernandez of Mobile, AL; and her good friend Claudette Charette.
A Memorial Mass will be held on Saturday, June 29, 2013 at 9:30AM in Catholic Memorial Home Chapel, 2446 Highland Avenue, Fall River. There will be a coffee social following mass at Tecumseh Mill Apartments Community Room, 164 Hartwell Street, Fall River. Arrangements are entrusted with the BOULE FUNERAL HOME, 615 Broadway, Fall River, MA.