NORTH OXFORD – Susan M. (Anderson) Desrosiers, 67, died Sunday, February 5, 2017 surrounded by her family after a long illness.
She leaves her husband of 25 years, John M. Desrosiers ; 4 daughters, Sherri-Ann Burchill and her husband Guy Roy of St. Marcel de Richelieu, Quebec, Sabrina L. Benoit and her husband Jason of Millbury, Samantha R. Nelson and her husband John McCausland of Worcester, and Stephanie J. Nelson and James Beaulieu of Milton; a son, David Scott Nelson, Jr. of Seabrook, NH; a brother, Robert L. Anderson and his wife Linda of Oxford; a sister, Diane L. Sonos and her husband Charles of Livermore Falls, Maine; 15 grandchildren; 4 great-grandchildren; her former husband, David Scott Nelson, Sr. of Guilford, ME; nieces and nephews. She was preceded in death by her husband of 6 years, Samuel Burchill in 1974.
She was born in Worcester and raised in Oxford, a daughter of Robert L. and Gloria (Bourassa) Anderson. She resided in Worcester and Grafton before moving here in 2002.
Mrs. Desrosiers was a long-time bus driver instructor and supervisor for Laidlaw Company in both Worcester and Millbury. She retired in 1999.
She was a member of Saint Roch’s Church in Oxford. She loved to play bingo and to go shopping. Her family, especially the grandchildren and great-grandchildren, was her treasure.
The funeral will be held Saturday, February 25, from Scanlon Funeral Service, 38 East Main Street, Webster, with a Mass at 11:00 AM in Saint Roch’s Church, 334 Main Street, Oxford. Burial will be held in the spring. Visitation will be from 9:15 to 10:15 AM Saturday, February 25, in the funeral home.