Yvonne R. Turgeon,
91, of Lincoln, formerly of Attleboro and Cumberland, died Saturday at The Holiday Retirement Center. She was the wife of the late Leo Z. (Jack) Turgeon. Born in Central Falls, she was a daughter of the late Noel and Mary Ann (Brouillette) Benoit.
She is survived by her son Robert and his wife Florence Turgeon of Manville, her daughters Nancy and her husband James Carroll of Stratford CT, and Janet Turgeon of Cumberland, grandchildren Jason Carroll and his wife Robin of VA, Jamie Carroll of CT and Justin Carroll and his wife Elissa of CT, and great grandson Joel Carroll of Virginia.
She was the sister of the late Henry Benoit, Ida Lacasse and Dora Livesey.
She was a communicant of St. Joseph Church, Cumberland and served on the Altar Society and many of the church sponsored committees for many years. During her life she was an avid bowler on the Lincoln Lanes League and loved to work in her garden.
A special thank you to the doctors nurses of Pawtucket Memorial Hospital, 6th Floor Wood Building who cared for her during her recent illness, and for all the staff of the Holiday Retirement Center for the love and support they provided her during the last two years of her life.
Her funeral will be held on Wednesday at 9:30 am from the Lincoln Funeral Home, 1501 Lonsdale Ave., Lincoln with a Mass of Christian Burial at 11:00 am in Historic St. Joseph Church, Mendon Rd., Cumberland. Burial will be in Resurrection Cemetery, Cumberland. Calling hours are Tuesday from 4-8 pm.
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