Dorothy Desjardins – Cumberland

Dorothy Desjardins – Cumberland

Dorothy Desjardins, 91, of Cumberland, passed away peacefully Sunday, February 14, 2021.

She was the wife of the late Donald E. Desjardins. Born in Lincoln, R.I., she was the daughter of the late Leo and Marie (Houle) Whalen.

Dorothy traveled extensively in the U.S. and overseas with her husband and family. She was an avid knitter, often donating sweaters and hats to newborns and infants of military families.

She is survived by her children, Denis Desjardins and his wife, Karen, and Debra Beaulieu and her husband, Peter. She also leaves her grandchildren, Rachel and Sean Walker. She was the sister of the late Mildred Ricard, Leroy and Bernard Whalen.

The funeral and burial will be private. Arrangements by O’Neill Funeral Home, Cumberland, www.oneillfuneralhomes.com .