Esther M. Dupre
Esther M. Dupre
BELLINGHAM- Esther M. (Thibeault) Dupre, 86, of Bellingham, MA passed away peacefully on Friday, May 31, 2013 with family by her side, at the Ballou Home, Woonsocket, RI where she has resided for the past three years. She was the beloved wife of the late Raymond L. Dupre.
Born in Woonsocket, RI on February 14, 1927, she was the daughter of the late Henry O. and Mary D. (Dilloyen) Thibeault.
She was the loving mother of Paul Dupre and his wife, Mary of Bellingham, MA, Robert Dupre and his wife, Beth of Fair Haven, MA, Richard Dupre and his wife, Joyce of Burrillville, RI. She leaves her cherished 10 grandchildren and 8 great-grandchildren. She was the sister of the late Henry and Samuel Thibeault, and the late Anna Dufresne. She also leaves her sister in law, Marguerite Dupre of Manville, RI and nieces and nephews.
A resident of Bellingham for over 55 years, formerly of Woonsocket and she was a graduate of Woonsocket High School Class of 1945. Mrs. Dupre worked for 33 years at Bellingham High School retiring in 2003 as the cafeteria manager. Previously she had worked for the former Dauray Textile Mills for 18 years.
She was a communicant of St. Theresa Church, of Blackstone, and was a member of the Bellingham Senior Center. She enjoyed playing card and bingo. Devoted to her family, she will be greatly missed.
Funeral will be held on Wednesday, June 5th, at 9:00AM from CARTIER'S FUNERAL HOME, 151 So. Main St. (Rte 126), Bellingham, MA with a Mass of Christian Burial at 10:00AM at St. Theresa Church, 630 Rathbun St., Blackstone, MA. Interment will follow at St. Jean Baptiste Cemetery, Bellingham. Visiting hours are on Tuesday, June 4th, from 5 to 8PM at the funeral home. Relatives and friends are invited to attend.
To sign guest book visit