HAVERHILL — Dora B. Brousseau, 86, of Haverhill, died Wednesday evening, July 6, 2011 at the Stevens-Bennett Home in Haverhill, with her loving family and friends by her side.
Born and raised in Haverhill, daughter of the late Homer and Marion (Allen) Brousseau, she attended Haverhill schools and was first employed at Western Electric Co. She was later employed for 17 years as a production worker for the Gillette Company until her retirement in 1985.
A resident of Haverhill for most of her life, Miss Brousseau lived in Hampton, N.H. for 14 years before returning to Haverhill six years ago. She was a member of All Saints Parish of Haverhill and the former Saint Rita's Parish. She enjoyed family gatherings and celebrations and was devoted to her pet dog and bird. An accomplished organist, she also enjoyed Big Band era music and classic movies.
Survivors include her sister and brother-in-law, Carol A. and Thomas Cicale of East Kingston, N.H.; four nephews, Thomas Cicale, Jr. of East Kingston, Gary Cicale of East Hampstead, Michael Cicale of Hampton, and Mark Cicale of Seabrook; 12 great-nieces and great-nephews. She was also predeceased by her nephew Stephen Cicale in 1985.
ARRANGEMENTS: Relatives and friends may call on Monday from 5 to 8 p.m. at Berube-Comeau Funeral Home, 47 Broadway, Haverhill. Her funeral will be held on Tuesday at 9 a.m.from the funeral home with a Mass of Christian burial at 10 a.m. in All Saints Church, Haverhill. Burial will follow in Saint Joseph Cemetery.