SOUTHBRIDGE — Juliette M. (Matte) Brousseau, 95, formerly of Worcester Street, died May 7, at Life Care Center of Auburn, where she has resided for the last seven years. Her husband of nearly 70 years was the late Dollard A. Brousseau, who died in May 2015.
She is survived by three daughters and their husbands Charliss Feuerstein and her husband Don of Southbury, Conn.; Denise Zuffante and her husband Gerard of Shrewsbury; and Laura Bergeron and her husband Michael of Quinebaug, Conn. She also leaves five grandchildren, eight great-grandchildren, and a sister Leliose Benoit of Chicopee Falls.
Mrs. Brousseau was born in Southbridge, daughter of Stanislas and Othelie (Lapierre) Matte and lived here all her life. She graduated from the former Mary E. Wells High School, Class of 1942, and attended Clark University. She was a retired inspector at the American Optical Company where she worked for many years.
Mrs. Brousseau enjoyed playing Scrabble, was an avid reader, loved to travel and took many trips with her husband, but mostly enjoyed spending time with her family.
A Celebration of Life will be held on June 1 at 1:30 p.m. at the Life Care Center of Auburn, 14 Masonic Circle, Auburn. Burial services will be private.
Sansoucy Funeral Home, 40 Marcy Street, Southbridge, is directing the arrangements.