Susan M. (Bird) Messier

February 9, 2019


Susan M. (Bird) Messier, 63, passed away peacefully on Saturday, February 9, 2019, surrounded by her family. She was the loving partner of Brian White for over ten years.

Susan was born in Fall River, and was the daughter of the late James P. and the late Beatrice (Capeto) Bird. Mrs. Messier devoted her life to raising her family and cherished the time she spent with her grandchildren. Susan will be remembered by her family and friends for her love, kindness and compassion.

Survivors besides her partner, are: a daughter, Melissa Barboza and her husband Brian of Swansea; two sons, Chris Messier and his wife Stacia of Dighton, and Jeffrey Messier of Swansea; and four grandchildren, Cole, Emma, Ella, and Brayden; a brother, David J. Bird and his three children, Joshua, Jacob, and Jessica of Swansea.

Her Funeral Service will be held Thursday, February 14, 2019, at 9AM, from the Hathaway Community Home for Funerals, 900 Buffinton Street, Somerset, followed by a Mass of Christian burial at 10AM in the St. Francis of Assisi Church, 530 Gardners Neck Road, Swansea. Relatives and friends are invited to attend. Burial to follow in Saint Patrick's Cemetery in Fall River.

Calling hours will be held Wednesday, February 13, 2019, from 4pm-7pm, in the funeral home.

Calling Hours

FEB 13. 4:00 PM - 7:00 PM (EST)

Hathaway Community Home For Funerals
900 Buffinton Street
Somerset, MA, 02726

Funeral Service

FEB 14. 9:00 AM (EST)

Hathaway Community Home For Funerals
900 Buffinton Street
Somerset, MA, 02726

Funeral Mass

FEB 14. 10:00 AM (EST)

Saint Francis of Assisi Church
530 Gardners Neck Road
Swansea, MA

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