Fernande Noel Underwood

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  • "With deepest sympathy during this time of difficulty."
    - Nicholson & Carmon Funeral Home
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Fernande Noel Underwood, 96, of Suffield, beloved wife of the late Robert F. Underwood, passed away Friday, July 6, 2018, at Bickford Healthcare Center, Windsor Locks.

Born Aug. 20, 1921, in Hardwick, Vermont, she was one of 12 children of the late Real and Laura (Gonthier) Noel. She had lived in Suffield for over 65 years. She was a parishioner of Sacred Heart Church, Suffield and she enjoyed gardening.

She is survived by two sons, Robert Underwood and his wife, Shirely, of Springfield, Noel Underwood and his wife, Denise, of Vienna, Virginia; two daughters, Carol Underwood of Suffield, Linda Meares and her husband, John, of Southwick, Massachusetts; two sisters, Irene Roy of Spencer, Massachusetts, Monique Hotte and her husband, Marcel, of Sherbrooke, Canada; a sister-in-law, Micheline Noel of Sherbrooke, Canada; brother-in-law, Gerard Brochu of Oxford; four grandchildren, Tony, Nicole, Jessica, and Kelly; two great-grandchildren, Duncan and Morgan; and many nieces and nephews. She was predeceased by nine siblings, Therese Bedard, Marguerite Favreau, Jeannette Hebert, Rollande Brochu, Rev. Adrien Noel, Guy Noel, Lucien Noel, Albert Noel, Henri Noel.

Her family will receive friends Tuesday, July 10, from 9:30 to 10:30 a.m. at Nicholson & Carmon Funeral Home, 443 East St. N. (Rt. 159), Suffield, followed by a Mass of Christian Burial at Sacred Heart Church, Suffield, 11 a.m. Burial will be in Thompsonville Cemetery, Enfield.

In lieu of flowers, donations may be made to Bickfords Healthcare Center Habitat Fund, 14 Main St., Windsor Locks, CT 06096.

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Published in Journal Inquirer from July 9 to July 13, 2018
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