LEICESTER: Yvonne B. (Monette) Comeau,89, of Leicester, died Saturday, Aug. 13th. in St. Vincent Hospital, Worcester after a brief illness.
She was the wife of Albert G. Comeau who died in 1986. She leaves her sons; David A. Comeau and his wife Joan of Shrewsbury and Michael F. Comeau and his wife Karen of Leicester, her daughters; Denise A. Diterlizzi and her husband Robert of Shrewsbury and Joanne T. Hovagimian and her husband Mark of Leicester, her grandchildren; Michelle, Christina, Katherine, Kristin, Caroline, Christopher, Matthew, Stacey, Kevin,Eric and Renée, 8 great grandchildren, many nieces and nephews. She is predeceased by her sister Lorraine Burque.
Yvonne was a secretary for 20 years at the Fallon Clinic in Worcester, retiring in 1979.
She was born in Worcester, the daughter of Romeo and Alice (Bernier) Monette and later graduated from Holy Name of Jesus High School in Worcester. She was a member of St. Joseph/St. Pius X Parish. She enjoyed going to the Leicester Senior Center, was an avid bowler and was a member of the Silver Sneakers at the Paxton Racquetball Club where she exercised weekly.
Yvonne's funeral will be held on Wednesday, Aug. 17th. from the MORIN FUNERAL HOME, 1131 Main St., Leicester with a Funeral Mass at 10 a.m. in St. Pius X Church, 1153 Main St., Leicester. Burial will follow in St. Joseph's Cemetery, Leicester. Calling hours are Tuesday, Aug. 16th. from 5 to 7 p.m. in the funeral home. In lieu of flowers, contributions may be made to either St. Jude's Research Hospital, 262 Danny Thomas Place, Memphis, TN 38105 or American Institute for Cancer, 1560 Wilson Blvd., Unit 1000, Arlington, VA 22209.