Rita B. Laboissonniere - Cumberland

Rita B. Laboissonniere - Cumberland

Rita B. (Baril) Laboissonniere, 75, previously of Tower Hill Road, Cumberland, passed away Monday, Jan. 13, 2014, at the Oakland Grove Heath Care Center, Woonsocket after a long illness.

She was the wife of the late Leopold Laboissonniere and the late Normand Baril Sr.

Born in New Bedford, Mass., she was the daughter of the late Paul N. Poirier and the late Adrienne (Pelland) Poirier. Rita was an avid shopper and she was a Chinese food connoisseur.

She leaves her children, Normand Baril Jr. and his wife Diane of North Attleboro, Mass., Philippe R. Baril of Bradford, R.I., Linda Krogg and her husband Robert of Hope Valley, R.I., and Karen Young and her husband Phil of Texas; three grandchildren and seven great-grandchildren; her brother, Donald Poirier of Sun City, Calif.; three sisters, Cecile Riccio of Johnston, R.I., Jackie Dixon of Pawtucket and Doris Y. Poirier of Cumberland; as well as several nieces and nephews. She was the sister of the late Roger Poirier and Raymond Poirier.

A graveside service was held at the convenience of the family. Directions/Guestbook: jjduffyfuneralhome.com