Rita F. Coderre
of Manchester, NH, ties to Lowell, MA; 93
MANCHESTER, NH -- Rita F. (Beliveau) Coderre, 93, of Manchester, NH, died March 26, 2013, at the Community Hospice House in Merrimack surrounded by her loving family.
She was born in Manchester on February 18, 1920, the daughter of Amedee and Obeline (Duguay) Beliveau. She was educated in the local school system.
Prior to retirement, she had been employed by E & R Laundry in Manchester for 25 years.
She was a member of the CWV Auxiliary Chapter 1352, the Daughters of Isabella 1120, and the St. Anne Sodality of the former St. Theresa Parish. Rita enjoyed knitting, crocheting, reading, solving puzzles, and above all else cherished the time spent with her family.
Her husband, Robert R. Coderre died in 2010.
Family members include two sons, Richard R. Coderre and his wife, Judy of Nashua, Gus Coderre and his wife, Claire of Manchester; three daughters, Laura R. Geoffroy of Lowell, MA, Pauline L. Rivera and husband, Carlos of Linn Creek, MO, Louise P. Forsythe and husband, William of Lexington, SC; 17 grandchildren; 32 great-grandchildren; one sister, Mrs. Arnold (Marie-Jeanne) Green of Hooksett; many nephews and nieces.
CODERRE -- Calling hours at Lambert Funeral Home & Crematory, 1799 Elm St, corner of North St, Manchester will be Tuesday from 4 to 7 pm. A Mass of Christian burial will be celebrated on Wednesday at noon in St. Anthony of Padua Church. Burial will follow in St. Augustin Cemetery. In lieu of flowers, donations may be made in her memory to the Community Hospice House, 210 Naticook Road, Merrimack, NH 03054. To send a message of condolence, please go to www.lambertfuneralhome.com.
Published in Lowell Sun on Apr. 1, 2013