Dorothy P. Gauthier - Cumberland

Dorothy P. Gauthier - Cumberland

Dorothy P. Gauthier, 90, formerly of Cumberland and Pawtucket passed away peacefully, Sunday, Oct. 13, 2013, at the Pawtucket Skilled Nursing and Rehabilitation Center.

For 64 years, she was the beloved wife of the late Leo A. Gauthier who predeceased her in 2010. Born in Central Falls, she was the daughter of the late Albert Newsham and Mary St. Jean Newsham.

She had worked for the former Lincoln Lanes bowling alley for many years. More importantly, she was a lifelong homemaker, loving wife, mother and grandmother, who was fiercely devoted to her family.

She was cherished by her surviving family, daughter Janice Dorval and her husband, Charles of Pawtucket; son, Robert Gauthier and his wife, Tami of Cumberland; and three grandchildren and three great-grandchildren.

A mass of Christian burial was held at St. Margaret's Church in Rumford, R.I. Entombment was in R.I. Veteran's Cemetery in Exeter, where she was reunited with her husband and soul mate.