SOUTHBRIDGE — Cecile M. (Bibeau) Ethier, 83, died peacefully at home Sunday, June 9. She leaves her husband of 64 years, Leonard J. Ethier. They were married May 21, 1955.
She leaves three sons, Dr. David Ethier and his wife Margot of Ocala, Fla., Todd Ethier and his wife Lynn of Southbridge, and Christopher Ethier and his wife Anne of Dudley. She also leaves seven grandchildren Brian, Ryan, Kevin, Nicole, Tyler, Christopher, and Matthew, and two great-grandchildren Haylee and Braydon, nieces and nephews. She was predeceased by a brother George Bibeau and a sister Theresa Aucoin.
Cecile was born in Southbridge, Aug. 13 1935, daughter of Rudolph and Mary (Desaulniers) Bibeau. She was a member of St. John Paul II Parish (Notre Dame Church) and graduated from Mary E. Wells High School. She retired from JC Penney’s where she worked for many years.
She enjoyed camping, going to the casino, and loved the beach and spending time at Old Orchard Beach.
The funeral mass will be June 18 at 10 a.m. at Notre Dame Church (please meet directly at the church) 446 Main Street, Southbridge. Burial will follow at Oak Ridge Cemetery, Southbridge. In lieu of flowers, please consider a donation to St. John Paul II Parish, (Notre Dame Church) 279 Hamilton Street, Southbridge, MA 01550.