Cecelia Ann Savoie
W. BRIDGEWATER, MA - Cecelia Ann Savoie, 83, of West Bridgewater, MA, formerly of South Attleboro, a loving wife, mother, sister, grandmother and great-grandmother, passed Saturday, December 11, 2010 at New England Sinai Hospital, Stoughton. She was the beloved wife of the late Joseph R. Savoie who passed on May 29, 2000.
Born Cecelia Ann Kennedy in Providence, RI, on September 3, 1927, she was a daughter of the late James and Rose (O'Hare) Kennedy. Cecelia was a graduate of West High School in Pawtucket.
A homemaker, Cecelia enjoyed spending time with her family and friends. She also looked forward to spending summers on Cape Cod and winters in Florida.
Cecelia is survived by her children: Barbara A. Cornish and her husband William of Westport Island, Maine and Holly, Michigan, John T. Savoie and his wife Abra of Block Island, RI, Joanne M. Savoie of Coventry, RI, Mark R. Savoie and his wife Christine of South Attleboro, Susan Kennedy Heron and her husband William of Raynham, Rosemary M. Souza and her husband Richard of West Bridgewater, Matthew J. Savoie and his wife Betsy of Mansfield, and Kathleen Viveiros and her husband James of Attleboro, her beloved grandchildren: Kara, Krystle, Giselle, Ashley, Eric, Nicole, Jillian, Abigail, Nathan, Kyle, and Luke, and her dearly loved great-grandson: Daniel.
She was the sister of the late John T. Kennedy, Catherine Cawley, Margaret Johnson,Elizabeth Plante, and James F. Kennedy.
Funeral arrangements are entrusted to the Duffy-Poule Funeral Home, 20 Peck Street, Attleboro where the Savoie family will receive friends on Thursday, December 16th from 4 PM - 8 PM. Relatives and friend are invited to attend a Mass of Christian Burial at 11:00 AM on Friday, December 17th in St. Theresa's Church, 18 Baltic Street, South Attleboro celebrated by the Rev. James Fahey. Cecelia will be laid to rest in Swan Point Cemetery, Providence, Rhode Island.
In lieu of flowers and for those wishing to remember Cecelia in a special way, memorial contributions in her memory may be made to: St. Vincent de Paul Society, 18 Baltic Street, Attleboro, MA 02703. An on-line guest book for family and friends to express condolences and remembrances and additional information may be found at: www.duffy-poule.com.