MANCHESTER - Irene T. (Provencher) Cartier, 80, of Manchester, died Nov. 7, 2012, at Hillsborough County Nursing Home in Goffstown after a brief illness.
She was born in Manchester on Dec. 13, 1931, to Edward and Annie (Boisvert) Provencher. She was a lifelong resident of Manchester.
She worked as a secretary at local insurance agencies in the Manchester area for many years.
Irene was an active communicant and volunteer at St. Anne-St. Augustin Parish for many years. She was an avid motor home traveler and had been a member of several travel clubs. She enjoyed needlepoint and time spent with her family.
She was predeceased by her husband, Lucien Cartier; a brother, Maurice Provencher; and two sisters, Rachel Bourassa and Dorothy Guilbeault.
The family includes a brother, Leonard Provencher and his wife, Lucille, of Hooksett and several nieces, nephews, grandnieces and grandnephews.
SERVICES: A calling hour is Saturday from 9 to 10 a.m. at St. Anne-St. Augustin Parish, corner of Beech and Spruce streets, Manchester. A Mass of Christian burial will follow at 10 a.m. in the church. Committal prayers will follow at St. Augustin Cemetery, South Beech Street, Manchester.
Memorial donations may be made to St. Anne-St. Augustin Parish, 383 Beech St., Manchester, 03103.
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