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Muriel C. Cousineau
WOONSOCKET- Muriel C. Cousineau, 81, wife of Robert N. Cousineau, resident of Woonsocket, passed away on Monday, June 4, 2012 at the Oakland Grove Health Care Center in Woonsocket.
Born in Woonsocket, she was a daughter of the late Oswald and Alice (Dupuis) Nichols.
Muriel worked at the French Worsted in Woonsocket for 42 years, until she retired in 1987. Robert and Muriel would have celebrated their 63rd wedding anniversary this summer. She loved her family, particularly her children and grandchildren. She loved cooking and baking for her family as well. Muriel enjoyed being with her husband, as they would take car rides to the beach to see the ocean. In their younger days, Muriel and Robert enjoyed to dance.
She is survived by her loving and devoted husband Robert; sons Rev. Dr. Ron Cousineau and his wife Phyllis of Clinton, MA, Kenneth Cousineau of Woonsocket and Gary Cousineau and his wife Donna of Woonsocket. Muriel is also survived by her daughters Janice Woodland and her husband Barry of Cumberland, Cherilyn Leboeuf of Woonsocket and Renee OCoin and her husband Chris of Burrillville. She also leaves behind her only sister, Lucille Arcand of Bellingham, MA, 12 grandchildren and 10 great grandchildren.
She was preceded in death by her brother, Normand Nichols.
Her funeral will be Saturday at 9AM from the Egidio DiPardo and Sons Funeral Home 75 Harris Avenue, Woonsocket, with a Funeral Mass at 10AM at Our Lady Queen of Martyrs Church in Woonsocket. Burial to be held privately at St. James Cemetery in Manville. Calling hours will be Friday from 5-8PM.