Photo courtesy of Rivet Funeral Home & Crematorium Inc. - Merrimack

Michelle L. Fernandes

Jan 15, 1964 - Aug 23, 2021 (Age 57)

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I will always remember you as a small beautiful child that I loved and called "My Bell"!
I have very special memories of you that I cherish and will keep you and your family
in my prayers. RIP Michelle Love, Jane

Steve - My heartfelt condolences to you and your family. I hope all your wonderful memories help you through your grief.

Grief can be so hard, but our special memories help us cope. Remembering you and your loved one today and always.

Eternal Affection Arrangement- BASKET INCLUDED

My deepest condolences to you. All my thought and prayers are with you.

My heart is broken for you. May God give you comfort during this time.

Michelle was a remarkable woman. Her strength, character, kindness, and love for others was profound. I will miss her dearly.

Rest in Peace Michelle.


Michelle's Obituary

Michelle M. Fernandes, 56, of Merrimack passed away at the Community Hospice House in Merrimack surrounded by her loving family. She was born in Lowell, MA. daughter of Raymond and Donna Gauthier. Michelle had lived in Merrimack since 1996 and worked as an accountant for R.J.Finlay & Co. for many years. She was a parishioner of St Elizabeth Seton Church in Bedford and in her free time she enjoyed cycling, cooking, baking, her cats but most of all enjoyed her time with family and friends.

Michelle will be sadly missed by her husband of 29 years Steven Fernandes, her children Nicholas and Alyssa Fernandes, brothers Scott Gauthier and his wife Pam of Bedford, Ray Gauthier and his wife Mary of York, ME.

Relatives and friends are kindly invited to attend calling hours from 2-4 PM on Sunday August 29th at the Rivet Funeral Home 425 Daniel Webster Highway in Merrimack. A Mass of Christian Burial will take place at 10 AM at St Elizabet Seton Church in Bedford. In lieu of flowers memorial contributions in Michelle’s honor may be made to Lungstrong PO Box 281 Amesbury, MA 01913. To leave an online condolence please visit

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