Genevieve Marie Ouellette
1920 - 2013 BERKSHIRE VILLAGE Genevieve Marie Ouellette, 93, of Rockford, Ill., formerly of Berkshire Village, died Monday, March 25, 2013, in Illinois.
Born in Van Buren, Maine, on January 3, 1920, the daughter of Cyr and Elise Gagnon Cormier, adopted by Aimee and Sophie Soucey, she married Lucien J. Ouellette on April 19, 1941, in Pittsfield. He predeceased her on March 5, 1988.
Genevieve had been a communicant of the former Notre Dame Church in Pittsfield.
She enjoyed making rugs, doing puzzles, and flower gardening.
Genevieve is survived by a daughter, Lorraine M. (Edgar) Dye of Rockford, Ill.; a son, Francis L. Ouellette, of Berkshire; granddaughter, Tina (Stephen) Laney, grandson, Michael (Jennifer) Thomas; great-grandson, Jacob Shumway; great-granddaughter, Calin Foss; two grandchildren and two great-grandchildren in Massachusetts and several nieces and nephews.
FUNERAL NOTICE: Funeral services for Genevieve M. Ouellette were held March 28 in Rockford., Il. A graveside service will be held Monday, April 1, at 1:30 p.m. at St. Joseph's Cemetery with the Rev. Msgr. Michael A. Shershanovich, pastor of St. Joseph Church, officiating. There are no calling hours. The DERY FUNERAL HOME is in charge of local arrangements.