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Theresa Gagne

September 26, 2022

Obituary

Theresa Gagne, 93, of Swansea passed away unexpectedly on Monday, September 26, 2022 in St. Anne’s Hospital in Fall River.  She was the devoted wife of the late Maurice R. Gagne.

Born in Fall River, MA Theresa was the daughter to John Rebello and Celina (Dupre) Rebello.  After high school, Theresa went to work in the garment industry, she worked as a garment folder among other positions.  She left her job when she and Maurice were married and she then devoted her life to raising their family and making sure their home was always warm and welcoming.  She was a Communicant of St. Francis of Assisi Church for many years.  As Covid-19 became more prominent in the community, Theresa, would watch Sunday Mass on the television.  She enjoyed camping through the years with her family.  She always enjoyed going out with her sisters or her friends to the Casino for a bit of fun.  Theresa was an animal lover, who adored her cats.  Her favorite thing to do was to be with her family and friends.  She was a devoted wife, mother, grandmother, sister and friend and will be sorely missed by all who knew her.

Theresa leaves behind her four children; Elaine T. Lacroix and her husband Roland of Swansea, MA, Gerald P. Gagne and his wife Cheryl of Taunton, MA, Peter M. Gagne of Fall River, MA and Steven A. Gagne and his spouse Robert Costa of New Bedford, MA.  Theresa leaves behind her grandchildren; Dawn Fitzgerald, Jennifer Aguiar, Jessica Silvia, Jill Russell, Justin Gagne Sara Lacroix and Wesley Lacroix; her twelve great grandchildren and four great great grandchildren.  She also leaves behind many nieces and nephews.

Theresa was the sister of the late Angelina Pacheco, the late Mary Almeida, the late Anna Farias, the late Rose Farias, the late Dorothy Daigle, the late John Rebello, the late Antone Rebello, the late Joseph Rebello, the late Manuel Rebello and the late Arthur Rebello.  She was also the grandmother of the late Valerie Lacroix.

Family and friends are invited to attend a time of visitation at 9:30 am to 10:30 am on Friday, October 7, 2022 in the Hathaway Community Home for Funerals 900 Buffinton Street Somerset, MA 02726. A Mass of Christian Burial will be held on Friday, October 7, 2022 at 11 am in the St. Francis of Assisi Church 530 Gardners Neck Road Swansea, MA 02777.  Burial will be private.

Donations in Theresa’s memory in lieu of flowers can be made to St. Jude 501 St. Jude Place Memphis, TN 38105, or charity of your choosing.

 

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Services

Visitation
Friday
October 7, 2022

9:30 AM to 10:30 AM
Hathaway Community Home For Funerals
900 Buffinton Street
Somerset, MA 02726

Mass of Christian Burial
Friday
October 7, 2022

11:00 AM
St. Francis of Assisi Church
530 Gardner's Neck Road
Swansea, MA 02777

Donations

St. Jude Children's Research Hospital
501 St. Jude Pl., Memphis TN 38105-6584
Web: http://stjude.org.

A Charity of Ones Choice

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