Marcel L. Bernier – Blackstone

Marcel L. Bernier – Blackstone

Marcel L. Bernier, 88, of Blackstone, Mass., passed away on Saturday, December 19, 2020, at The Holiday Retirement Home, Manville, R.I.

He is the beloved husband of the late Luce G. (Lanoue) Bernier. Born in Blackstone, Mass., on September 21, 1932, the son of the late Phillip and Olea (Lemay) Bernier.

He is the step-father of Ronald Armstrong and his wife, Emilie, of Uxbridge, Mass., and Linda Theroux and her husband, Robert, of Peoria, Ariz. He leaves his grandchildren, Audra Metivier and her husband, Josh, of Surprise, Ariz., Kayla Armstrong of Blackstone, Mass., Jonathan Armstrong of Uxbridge, Mass., and four great-grandchildren, Riley, Abigail, Charlotte, and Madison. He is the brother of the late Gerard L. Bernier and Georgette S. Vallee.

Marcel was a lifelong resident of Blackstone. He worked at JS Prunier Company in Worcester as a metal lather for many years until retiring.

Marcel was a communicant of St. Theresa Church, Blackstone, and a member of the Woonsocket Elks Lodge #850. He was a coin collector and investor. Marcel was part owner of the Matunuck Beach Trailer Association and they enjoyed their summers at Matunuck and his clam bakes. Marcel loved his canine companions. Marcel will be greatly missed.

Funeral Services will be held at a future time and date to be announced due to COVID-19 restrictions.

Arrangements are under the direction of Cartier’s Funeral Home, 151 So. Main St., Bellingham, Mass. To sign guest book and funeral service updates visit www.cartiersfuneralhome.com .