Bernice R. Dionne, 77, of Gardner, died peacefully Friday, April 20, 2018 in Wachusett Manor Nursing Home of Gardner, surrounded by her family, following an illness.
Born in Gardner on November 29, 1940, she was the daughter of the late Henri P. and Viola L. (LeBlanc) Dionne.
Bernice graduated from Gardner High School with the Class of 1958. She later attended Heywood Hospital School of Nursing.
Bernice was an Administrative Assistant employed by Northeastern University of Boston for many years.
She was a member of Annunciation Parish/Our Lady of the Holy Rosary Church of Gardner.
Bernice enjoyed reading and was a talented artist. She most enjoyed spending time with her family.
Bernice leaves four sisters, Janice Levesque of Portland, OR, Priscilla T. McKillop of Braintree, Rachelle D. Dionne of Washington, D.C. and L. Marcelle Feltman of Wendell, MA; several nieces, nephews, great-nieces, great-nephews and cousins.
Funeral Services will be held Saturday, April 28th from the Boucher Funeral Home, Inc., 110 Nichols Street, Gardner with a Mass at 12:00 p.m. in Annunciation Parish/Our Lady of the Holy Rosary Church, 135 Nichols Street, Gardner. Burial will be in Notre Dame Cemetery, West Street, Gardner.
Calling hours will be held Saturday, April 28th from 10:30 a.m. to 11:30 a.m. in the funeral home.
Memorial contributions may be made to Wachusett Manor Nursing Home, Activity Fund-Arts Program, 32 Hospital Hill Road, Gardner, MA 01440. Please reference in memory of Bernice R. Dionne.
Saturday, April 28th, 2018 10:30am - 11:30am, Boucher Funeral Home, Inc., 110 Nichols St., Gardner
Saturday, April 28th, 2018 12:00pm, Our Lady of the Holy Rosary Church, 135 Nichols St., Gardner
Notre Dame Cemetery, West St., Gardner