Theresa M. “Terry” (Lemaire) Dufault

January 8, 2018


Theresa M. "Terry" (Lemaire) Dufault, 89, of Somerset, passed away on Monday, January 8, 2018, at Home & Hospice Care of Rhode Island, in Providence. She was the wife of the late Edgar J. Dufault.

Theresa was born in Fall River, the daughter of the late Ernest and Edith (Gagnon) Lemaire. Mrs. Dufault worked as an inspector for fourteen years at Santoro Manufacturing, in Fall River, retiring in 1991. Terry was a communicant and member of the Ladies of Saint Anne at Saint Louis de France Church, in Swansea. She enjoyed crossword puzzles, embroidery, knitting and crocheting. Mrs. Dufault cherished the time she spent her family family and friends especially her grandchildren.

Survivors are two daughters: Diane T. LePage and her husband Paul of Somerset; Denise L. Castle and her husband James of Somerset; a son: Donald J. Dufault and his wife Jane of Westport; eight grandchildren: Lynn, Christine , Paul Jr., Sarah, Alison, Rachel, Heather and Richard; five great-grandchildren: Brayden, Sean, Mason, Ryan and Nicholas; a brother: Roger Lemaire and his wife Irene of Somerset; along with many nieces and nephews; four step grandchildren: James Jr., Stacey, Allison and Kelly.

Her Funeral Service will be held on Friday, January 12, 2018, at 9am, from the Hathaway Community Home for Funerals, 900 Buffinton Street, Somerset, followed by a Mass of Christian burial at 10am, in Saint Louis de France Church, 56 Buffington Street, Swansea. Relatives and friends are invited to attend.

Burial will be privately held at a later date in Notre Dame Cemetery, Fall River.

Calling Hours will be held on Thursday, January 11, 2018, from 4-7pm, in the funeral home

Memorial donations in her memory can be made to American Lung Association, 1661 Worcester Road, Suite 301, Framingham, Ma 01701.

Calling Hours

JAN 11. 4:00 PM - 7:00 PM (EST)

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


JAN 12. 9:00 AM (EST)

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

Funeral Mass

JAN 12. 10:00 AM (EST)

St. Louis de France Church,
Buffington St.
Swansea, MA, 02777

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