Mary Bergeron, founder, July 2011
Mary F. Bergeron, 77 of Pawtucket died Thursday at the MemorialHospital of RI in Pawtucket. She was the beloved wife of Arthur Bergeron. Born in Brooklyn, N.Y., a daughter of the late Andrew and Antoinette (Morettini) Marchi, she had been a resident of Pawtucket for many years, and was a communicant of Our Lady of Consolation Church.
Prior to retirement, she had been employed as a Floor Lady at the former J & K Sales in Pawtucket. She was a founding member of the Pawtucket Slaterettes and a member also of the Our Lady of Consolation Ladies Guild. She was an avid bingo player.
Besides her husband, she is survived by two daughters: Michele (Kenneth) Gauthier of Richmond and Andrea (Robert) Gagne of Pawtucket; one brother: John (Concetta) Marchi of Connecticut and one sister: Margaret (Paul) Sabino, also of Connecticut, 6 grandchildren, 4 greatgrandchildren and one great-great grandson, and many nieces and nephews.