Rose A. Cournoyer - Manville

Rose A. Cournoyer - Manville

Rose A. Cournoyer, 96, formerly of Winter Street, Manville, died Monday, Sept. 9, 2013, at the Holiday in Manville. She was the wife of the late Ronald E. Cournoyer who died in 1987.

Born in Manville, she was a daughter of the late Hormisdas and Aline (Pelletier) Desrosiers. She was a lifelong resident of Manville.

Mrs. Cournoyer was the proprietor of Curley’s Spa Variety Store in Manville for over 30 years. She was a longtime communicant of St. James Parish and a member of the Manville Golden Agers.

Rose enjoyed dining out, playing bingo and trips to casinos. Rose and her late husband Ronald also had many adventures traveling to various destinations both at home and abroad.

Rose is survived by a son, Ronald H. Cournoyer, and his wife Suzanne, and a daughter, Diane Coulter, and her husband Bobby, all of Manville. She was the sister of the late Maurice, Levis, Montcalm and Maurice Desrosiers and Lucienne Horn. She is also survived by three grandchildren Ronald, James and Joanne Cournoyer; four great-grandchildren, Beckett, Griffen, Madison, and Miley; as well as many nieces and nephews and their families.

Her Mass of Christian Burial will be Saturday, Sept. 21 at 10 a.m. in St. James Church, Division Street, Manville. Burial will follow in St. James Cemetery, Manville.