|Birth: ||May 10, 1926|
|Death: ||Jun. 13, 2010|
WINOOSKI - Cecile A. Bissonnette, 84, a lifelong resident of Winooski died peacefully at home surrounded by her loving family on June 13.
Cecile was born in Burlington on May 10, 1926, the daughter of Merton and Alice Exelia (Boucher) Corrigan, and was a graduate of Winooski High School.
She was married in Winooski at St. Francis Xavier Catholic Church to Theodore "Ted" Bissonnette, and was a loving and dedicated wife for over 56 years, and a devoted mother to their seven children.
Cecile possessed an outstanding depth of love, faith and joy, fulfilling her life, first and foremost as a child of God, secondly as a wife and mother, grandmother, great-grandmother, and finally as a friend, a neighbor, and an active member of her parish and community.
Cecile is survived by her husband Ted; six children; Mary Siple, Anne Kenny and husband Anthony, Mark Bissonnette and wife Debbie, son-in-law Kenneth Schuster, Leon Bissonnette and wife Barb, Gail Boulerice, and Joan Bissonnette; many grandchildren and greatgrandchildren; her sister, Sarah Whitehouse; sistersin-law, Claire Corrigan, and Alma Bissonnette; along with many nieces and nephews.
She was predeceased by her daughter, Jane Schuster; great-granddaughter, Alanna; her sister, Marian Corrigan; and her brother, Archie Corrigan.
Visiting hours will be on Tuesday, June 15, 2010 from 4 to 7 p.m. at the LaVigne Funeral Home, 132 Main St. in Winooski.
A Mass of Christian Burial will be celebrated on Wednesday, June 16 at 9:30 a.m. at St. Francis Xavier Catholic Church in Winooski. Interment will follow at St. Francis Xavier Cemetery.
Published in The Burlington Free Press on June 14, 2010
Theodore Bissonnette (1915 - 2010)
Mary Catherine Bissonnette Siple (1954 - 2010)*
Jane M. Bissonnette Schuster (1957 - 2009)*
Saint Francis Xavier Cemetery
Created by: Barb Destromp
Record added: Jun 14, 2010
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