Dorothy M. (Souza) Gendron

March 16, 2018


Dorothy M. (Souza) Gendron, 87, of Fairhaven, passed away unexpectedly at home Friday, March 16, 2018. She was the wife of the late Charles Gendron.

Born in Fairhaven, daughter of the late Manuel and Maria (Boivin) Souza, she was a lifelong resident of the town and communicant of St. Mary's Church where she had been a member of the Card and Couple's Clubs.

Dorothy was a graduate of Fairhaven High School and later worked at the Fairhaven Savings Bank which then became Citizens.

She is survived by three brothers, Robert Souza and his wife Virginia of Fairhaven, Edward Souza and his wife Shirley of Santa Rosa, CA and Manuel Souza of Fairhaven; and several nieces and nephews. She was the sister of the late Arthur Souza and Elaine D. Morris.

Calling hours are Wednesday, from 4-7pm, in the Fairhaven Funeral Home, 117 Main St., Fairhaven.

Her funeral will be Thursday, March 22, 2018, at 9:00am, from the funeral home followed by a Mass of Christian Burial, at 10:00am, in St. Mary's Church, Fairhaven. Interment will be in River-Side Cemetery, Fairhaven.

Calling Hours

MAR 21. 4:00 PM - 7:00 PM (EDT)

Fairhaven Funeral Home
117 Main Street
Fairhaven, MA, 02719


MAR 22. 9:00 AM (EDT)

Fairhaven Funeral Home
117 Main Street
Fairhaven, MA, 02719

Funeral Mass

MAR 22. 10:00 AM (EDT)

St. Mary's Church
41 Harding Rd.
Fairhaven, MA, 02719

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