Joan T. Beaudette – Cumberland

Joan T. Beaudette – Cumberland

Joan T. Beaudette, 89, formerly of Cumberland, passed away Tuesday, October 8, 2019, at The Holiday Retirement Home, Manville. She was the wife of Bernard R. Beaudette and they had been married for the past 70 years.

Born in Pawtucket, she was the daughter of the late George and Yvonne (Mailhot) Brown. She resided in Manville for the past five years, previously residing in Central Falls, Pennsylvania and Woonsocket

Mrs. Beaudette was previously employed as a buyer for the Grace Holmes Catalog Company, as a bookkeeper and warehouse manager for Marcellos Meats, and a buyer for Fains Rugs.

In addition to her husband, she leaves her daughter, Doris Gentley of Newton, Mass.; her son Raymond Beaudette of Portage, Pa.; her granddaughter, Alyssa Gentley of Newton, Mass. She was the mother of the late Elaine Beaudette and sister of the late Jeannine Brooks.

Relatives and friends are kindly invited to Joan's Life Celebration to be held with visitation on Saturday, Oct. 12, 2019, from 10 to 11 a.m., in the J. J. Duffy Funeral Home, 757 Mendon Road, Route 122, Cumberland. A graveside service will be held at 11:30 a.m., in the chapel at Notre Dame Cemetery, Daggatt Avenue, Pawtucket.

In lieu of flowers, donations may be made in her memory to The Holiday Retirement Home, Activities Fund, 30 Sayles Hill Road, Manville, RI 02838.

For the online memorial, visit: jjduffyfuneralhome.com .