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Rita A. Lecourt
WOONSOCKET- Rita A. (Lambert) Lecourt, 84 formerly of Woonsocket and a resident of The Holiday Retirement Home in Manville passed away on Thursday in The Holiday Retirement Home, Manville. She was the wife of the late Bertrand Carpenter and the late Charles F. Lecourt.
Born in Woonsocket, April 12, 1927 a daughter of the late Elzear and Julie (Mercier) Lambert, she had been a lifelong resident of Woonsocket.
Mrs. Lecourt had been employed in local textile mills until her retirement. She was a communicant of All Saints Church, Woonsocket.
Mrs. Lecourt was the mother of the late Robert Carpenter. She is survived by 2 granddaughters, Michelle and Nicole Carpenter of Hopkinton, Ma., 2 great grandchildren and 3 sisters, Rosanna Whitesell Lillian Champagne of Manville, and Terry O'Rourke of Woonsocket, a stepson Jason Lecourt of North Providence. She was the sister of the late Eugene, Henry, Leo and Norman Lambert, Jean Robideau and Alice Beaulieu.
A celebration of her life will be held Saturday morning with calling hours from 9 to 10:30 a.m. Mass of Christian Burial at 11 a.m. in All Saints Church, 323 Rathbun St., Woonsocket. Burial will be private. In lieu of flowers donations may be made in her memory to the The Holiday Retirement Home "Resident Activities", 30 Sayles Hill Rd. Manville, RI 02838. Directions/guestbook: