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 Opal Lillian <I>Dumermuth</I> Bourque

Opal Lillian Dumermuth Bourque

Missouri, USA
Death 14 Nov 2011 (aged 100)
Dallas, Gaston County, North Carolina, USA
Burial Gastonia, Gaston County, North Carolina, USA
Memorial ID 80249965 · View Source
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Opal Lillian Bourque, 100, passed away peacefully at Robin Johnson House in Dallas on November 6, 2011. Opal was born on November 14, 1911 in Missouri to the late Amelia and Charles Dumermuth.

Opal filled her life with love of family and friends. She was a caring homemaker and working mother who retired from Belk's after 25 years of service.

Her funeral service will be at Sisk-Butler Funeral Home, Bessemer City with Rev. Shane Facemyer officiating.

The family will receive friends before the service at the funeral home and other times at the home of Speedy and Priscilla Williams.

Interment will follow at Gaston Memorial Park, Gastonia

She is survived by her sons, Archie Bourque, Jr. and wife Eileen, Richard Bourque and wife Betty, and Ralph Brearley and wife Barbara; daughters Jean Conti, Priscilla Williams and husband Speedy, Barbara Davis and husband Keith, and Mary Jane Eudy and husband Martin; one sister Nadine LaValle of Jefferson City, MO. Opal was blessed with 26 grandchildren, 30 great-grandchildren and 12 great-great-grandchildren.

She is preceded in death by her husband Archie; 3 sisters; 2 brothers; granddaughter, Susan Bourque; grandson, Ralph Brearley, Jr.

Opal's family would like to thank Dr. Case and the staff at Robin Johnson House, particularly her compassionate caretaker, Petrina, for their kind and loving care. Special thanks to her caring friends Linda Elmore and Nancy Brackett.

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  • Added: 11 Nov 2011
  • Find A Grave Memorial 80249965
  • Find A Grave, database and images ( : accessed ), memorial page for Opal Lillian Dumermuth Bourque (14 Nov 1911–14 Nov 2011), Find A Grave Memorial no. 80249965, citing Gaston Memorial Park, Gastonia, Gaston County, North Carolina, USA ; Maintained by MJ (contributor 47044880) .