Alice M. Beaudoin – Cumberland

Alice M. Beaudoin – Cumberland

Alice M. (Provencher) Beaudoin, 88 of Cumberland, R.I., died on Wednesday, Nov. 28, 2018, at the Friendly Home in Woonsocket.

Born in North Providence, on November 15, 1930 she was a daughter of the late Henry and Aurore (Ducharme) Provencher. She attended St. Xavier High School. She was a homemaker and resident of Cumberland for 63 years.

She was the wife of the late Leo J. Beaudoin Sr. whom she married in 1950, and the loving mother of seven children; Alice M. Chamberlain and husband, Joseph (Gerry), of Cumberland, Leo J. Beaudoin Jr and wife, Karlene, of Sarasota, FL, Beverly A. Andrade, and husband, John, of Cumberland, Norman R. Beaudoin and wife, Lorrie, of Cumberland, Raymond H. Beaudoin and wife, Elaine, of North Smithfield, Michael R. Beaudoin and wife, Caryn, of Cumberland, and Gail P. Girard and husband, Eugene, of Woonsocket. She also leaves 18 grandchildren, 11 great-grandchildren and several nieces and nephews. She will be greatly missed. She is predeceased by her infant daughter Lorraine D. Beaudoin, and siblings, Laura Arcand, Henry Provencher, Winifred Pouliot, Archille (Joe) Provencher, and Albert Provencher.

She loved traveling with her niece Doris Arcand, shopping, playing cards, completing crossword puzzles and playing bingo. Alice was a member of the Resident Council and the Red Hat Society at the Friendly Home.

Her funeral will be held Monday, Dec. 3 at 9 a.m., from the Fournier & Fournier Funeral Home, 99 Cumberland St. Woonsocket, with a Mass of Christian Burial at 10 a.m., in St. John Vianney Church, Diamond Hill Road, Cumberland. Burial will follow in St. Jean Baptiste Cemetery in Bellingham. Visiting hours are Sunday, Dec. 2, 4-7 p.m.

In lieu of flowers, donations to the Friendly Home Activities Fund, 303 Rhodes Ave. Woonsocket, RI 02895, or the Leukemia Society, 2348 Post Rd. Suite 116, Warwick, RI, 02886, in her memory would be appreciated.

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