Clarice B. (Picard) Gagnon

January 20, 2018


Clarice B. (Picard) Gagnon, 93, of Fall River, passed away on Saturday, January 20, 2018, at Southpointe Nursing Center. She was wife of the late Omer H. Gagnon.

Clarice was born in Fall River, the daughter of the late Alcidas and Arthemise (Lavoie) Picard. Mrs. Gagnon worked at the Ninth Street Day Nursery for twenty years, retiring in 1987. Clarice was a communicant of Holy Trinity Church and a member of ladies of Saint Anne Sodality at the former Saint Jean the Baptist Church. Mrs. Gagnon loved to travel and be with her family. She also volunteered as a poll checker for the City of Fall River elections for twenty years and was a founding volunteer at the Holy Trinity Soup Kitchen.

Survivors are a daughter: Diane H. Chaney and her husband Eric of Fall River; two sons: Omer H. "Pete" Gagnon Jr. and his wife Gerri of Geneva, FL; and Ronald H. Gagnon and his wife Elaine of Fall River; five grandsons: David, Michael, Kenneth, Eric and Ian; many great grandchildren and several great great grandchildren; a sister: Florence Southland of San Jose, CA: along with several nieces and nephews. She was the sister of the late Yvette Sevigny, Lorraine Parent, Roger Picard and Norman A. Picard.

Her Funeral Service will be held on Wednesday, January 24, 2018 at 9am, from the Hathaway Home for Funerals, 1813 Robeson Street, Fall River, followed by a Mass of Christian burial, at 10am, in Holy Trinity Church, 951 Stafford Road, Fall River. Relatives and friends are invited to attend, burial to follow in Notre Dame Cemetery.

Calling Hours will be held on Tuesday, January 23, 2018, from 4-7pm, in the funeral home.

Memorial donations in her memory can be made to the Holy Trinity Soup Kitchen, 951 Stafford Road, Fall River, MA 02721.

Calling Hours

JAN 23. 4:00 PM - 7:00 PM (EST)

Hathaway Home For Funerals
1813 Robeson Street
Fall River, MA, 02720


JAN 24. 9:00 AM (EST)

Hathaway Home For Funerals
1813 Robeson Street
Fall River, MA, 02720

Funeral Mass

JAN 24. 10:00 AM (EST)

Holy Trinity Church
951 Stafford Road
Fall River, MA

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