Cecile L. Zacharie, 76, of Pawtucket died peacefully on Monday, March 3rd at the Miriam Hospital after 13 years of chronic illness. She was the loving wife of Rene L. Zacharie for over 53 years.
She enjoyed being a homemaker and devoted her life to helping others.
She was born in Central Falls, the daughter of Prosper and Alida (Lapierre) Lariviere. She was a member of the former Notre Dame Parish, now Holy Spirit Parish.
Besides her husband, she is survived by their two daughters, Lorette M. Lanni of Naples, FL and Louise H. Zacharie of Pawtucket. She also leaves her son-in-law, Louis P. Lanni, Jr. and her grandson, Bennett Lanni, whom she loved very much. She leaves a brother Normand Lariviere of Charlestown, RI and four sisters, Yvette Zacharie of Cumberland, Dolores Langlais of Coventry, Noella Laferriere of Pawtucket and Theresa Arnold of Burrilville and several nieces and nephews.
Her funeral will be held Saturday at 10 a.m. from the J. J. Duffy Funeral Home, 757 Mendon Rd. Rt. 122, Cumberland. Mass of Christian Burial at 11 Holy Spirit Church, Dexter St., Central Falls. Burial will follow in Notre Dame Cemetery, Pawtucket. Relatives and friends are kindly invited.
Calling hours Friday from 5 to 8 p.m. In lieu of flowers donations in her memory may be made to Sr. Bea's Ministry, 1030 Dexter St., Central Falls, RI 02863. Directions/guestbook: jjduffyfuneralhome.com
Reported: 03/08/08 (Show all obituaries for this day)
By: J. J. Duffy Funeral Home & Cremation Services (Show all obituaries and information about this funeral home)