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Carolyn M. Letendre
BURRILLVILLE- Carolyn M. Letendre, 68, resident of Burrillville, passed away on Monday, May 28, 2012 at the Bayberry Commons Nursing Home in Burrillville after battling a long illness of COPD.
She was the daughter of the late Edmund Dick and Dora (Riel) Worcester.
Carolyn was a nurses assistant at Zamborano Hospital for many years, as well as a local waitress for various restaurants. She was a devoted mother and grandmother, who loved spending time with her family. Carolyn was a good friend to many, always lending a helping hand when needed. She was a thoughtful and selfless person by putting the needs of others ahead of her own. Aside from enjoying her grandchildren and great grandchildren, Carolyn would look forward to her family and friends visiting her and welcomed them with open arms. She also loved doing crossword puzzles and Sudoku.
She is survived by her long time companion Dennis Dubois of Burrillville; daughter Bonnie Charpentier and her husband John of Harrisville; sons Todd and his wife Karen of Danielson, CT and Scott and his wife Rondell of Burrillville; 7 grandchildren and 5 great grandchildren. Carolyn is also survived by her pet friend Shiloh and close friend Carol Boucher, whom she played Scrabble with every Tuesday.
Carolyn was preceded in death by her brother Barry Worcester and in 1984 by her husband Aldore Letendre, Jr.
Her funeral will be held Friday at 9:30AM from the Brown Funeral Home 1496 Victory Highway, Oakland, RI, with a Mass of Christian Burial at 10:30AM at St. Josephs Church in Pascoag. Burial to follow at St. Patricks Cemetery in Pascoag. Calling hours will be held Thursday from 5-8PM.