Doris L. Belanger, 89 passed away peacefully July 17, after a long illness at the Catholic Memorial Home in Fall River. She was the loving wife of the late Alyre “Al” T. Belanger.
Doris was born in Fall River and was the daughter of the late Emile Sinotte and Anita (Jean) Sinotte.
Doris was employed as stitcher in the local garment industry for many years until her retirement. She was a longtime communicant of the former St. Jean the Baptist and Holy Trinity Parish in Fall River. Doris enjoyed traveling with her husband to Canada to visit family. She was a talented knitter and seamstress. Faith and family was most important to Doris and she cherished annual holiday gatherings with her family. She was a warm kind and helpful woman who would do anything to help those in need.
She is survived by her children, Judy Proc and her husband Frederick of Fall River, Linda Sens of Westport and Alyre “Butch” Belanger and his wife Leslie of Fall River; brother, Gerry Sinotte of Ocean City WA; twelve grandchildren, seventeen great-grandchildren and several nieces and nephews. She was the mother of the late Bruce and Wayne Belanger and Joyce Dufault and sister of the late Edna Breault.
Private arrangements have been entrusted to the Hathaway Home for Funerals, Fall River.
In lieu of flowers, donations in her memory may be made to the MA Alzheimer’s Assoc. 473 South St. W, #13, Raynham, MA 02767.
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Alzheimers Association, Raynham
473 South St., W #13, Raynmam MA 02767