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 Clara <I>St. Aubin</I> Deschenes

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Clara St. Aubin Deschenes

  • Birth 22 May 1896 Saint-Joseph-de-Ham-Sud, Estrie Region, Quebec, Canada
  • Death 29 Apr 1971 Lawrence, Essex County, Massachusetts, USA
  • Burial Andover, Essex County, Massachusetts, USA
  • Plot 1061
  • Memorial ID 39677767

Clara (St. Aubin) Deschenes, died at the Mary Immaculate Nursing Home at the age of 74 after a long illness.

She was born in Ham-Sud, P.Q., Canada. Clara was a member of the Ladies of St. Anne, the Third Order of Mary and the St. Peter Chanel Mission Club, all of Sacred Heart Parish.

Surviving are four sons, Alfred and his wife Joyce, Henry and his wife Theresa, Roland and his wife Mary, Philip and his wife Joan; two daughters, Rita, wife of Thomas Kimball and Alice, wife of John Dumais; two brothers, Alfred and Ernest St. Aubin; Three sisters, Alice, wife of Philip Beaulieu, Anna, wife of John Thompson and Rose, wife of Olier Lamoureux; also 34 grandchildren.

The funeral was held on the following Monday with a 10 a.m. Mass of the Resurrection in Sacred Heart Church.

Services were by Arthur J. Scott Funeral Home, 298 South Broadway.

Members of the Ladies of St. Anne and the Third Order of Mary met at the funeral Home on the Sunday prior to the funeral to recite the Rosary.


Clara and Cleophas had two children that died at an early age; Raymond was the second child born and Robert the fifth child. They are both buried in Sacred Heart Cemetery, Andover, but the definitive location is unknown. It is believed that one is buried with Clara's parents and the other is buried in the child/pauper area of the cemetery, but there is no headstone at this location. Their ages at death were about 9 weeks for Raymond and Robert was 16 months. They both died of diphtheria.


To daughter Rita's husband, Thomas Kimball

To daughter Alice's husband, John Dumais

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  • Created by: G.R.Deschenes
  • Added: 20 Jul 2009
  • Find A Grave Memorial 39677767
  • Find A Grave, database and images ( : accessed ), memorial page for Clara St. Aubin Deschenes (22 May 1896–29 Apr 1971), Find A Grave Memorial no. 39677767, citing Sacred Heart Cemetery, Andover, Essex County, Massachusetts, USA ; Maintained by G.R.Deschenes (contributor 47151865) .