WOONSOCKET- Rebecca "Rachel" (Robillard) Frayne, 100, died Sunday May 26, 2013 in The Holiday Nursing Home, Lincoln, surrounded by family and friends. She was the wife of the late Joseph E. Frayne.
Born in Ste. Emelie, Quebec, Canada, she was the daughter of the late Alexandre and Marie (Genereaux) Robillard. She has been a resident of Woonsocket since 1920.
She is survived by her loving daughter Patricia Bemiss with whom she lived; her caregivers and dear friends, Jacqueline Berard and Beata Philipp, with whom she shared numerous joyous occasions; and her three nieces, Elizabeth Cole, Donna Lemieux and Debbie Mitchell. She was predeceased by her sisters, Marie Rousseau, Jeanne Robillard, Florence Parenteau and Evangeline Robillard.
Rachel was a homemaker and enjoyed good conversations and had a unique way of saying things that evoked laughter in all who knew her.
Her funeral will be held Friday, May 31, 2013, beginning with visitation from 9-10:30 AM in the Holt Funeral Home, 510 So. Main St., Woonsocket, with a Mass of Christian Burial at 11 AM in St. Charles Borromeo Church, 190 No. Main St., Woonsocket. Burial will follow in St. Charles Cemetery, Farm St., Blackstone.