Christine R. Desjardin – Woonsocket

Christine R. Desjardin – Woonsocket

Christine R. Desjardin, 86, of Woonsocket, passed away Sun. Feb. 17, 2019, in the Woonsocket Health Center, Woonsocket.

Christine was born Aug. 21, 1932, in Lowell, Mass., the daughter of the late Alfred and Florence (Gray) Desjardin and had lived in Millville, Mass., for many years prior to moving to Woonsocket, R.I.

She loved cats. She also loved being outdoors, coloring, and a good puzzle.

Christine is survived by her daughter, Mary Jane, and her husband, Ben Benjamin, of Blackstone; two grandsons, Joshua Benjamin, of Blackstone, and Christopher Benjamin, of Uxbridge, Mass.; two great-grandsons, Dylan Benjamin and Reid Benjamin both of Blackstone; two sisters, Margaret and her husband, Arthur Burroughs, of Millville, Mass., and her twin sister, Louise Henderson, of Woonsocket. She was predeceased by two brothers, Francis Desjardin and David Desjardin.

A Mass of Christian Burial will be held on Monday, March 4, 2019, at 10 a.m., in St. Paul’s Church, 48 St. Paul St., Blackstone, Mass.

Burial will follow in St. Paul’s Cemetery, Blackstone.

There will be no public visiting hours. Visit www.bumafuneralhome.com .