May 28, 2020

Elaine D. (Marceau) Lethbridge


Elaine D. (Marceau) Lethbridge, 82, of Rumford, passed away peacefully with family by her side on Saturday, May 4, 2019. She was the beloved wife of Bruce J. Lethbridge for sixty-two and one-half years. Born in North Providence, she was a daughter of the late Alvarez and Felixina (Lemoine) Marceau.

Elaine worked as a textile worker for many years and went on to work at Fram in East Providence until her retirement. She was an avid basketball fan and enjoyed watching the Boston Celtics with her grandchildren. Above all, Elaine was a devoted and loving wife, mother, grandmother, sister, aunt and dear friend.

Besides her loving husband, Elaine leaves a son, Kevin Lethbridge, Sr. of Rumford; two daughters, Cheryl Lethbridge of Riverside and Kerrie Raeke and her husband, Tim, of Wellesley, MA and six grandchildren, Nicholas, Monica, Kevin, Jr., Andrew, Lucy and George. She also leaves many nieces and nephews. Elaine was predeceased by all of her siblings, the late Alvarez “Junie” Marceau, Norman Marceau, Raymond Marceau, Doris “Dot” Larocque, Claire LaVornia, Lorraine Grandidge, Muriel and Jeanette Marceau, Marcella Hevey and her twin sister, Elaise “Twin” Mullen.

VISITATION will be on Tuesday from 9:30 to 11 a.m. at William W. Tripp Funeral Home, 1008 Newport Ave., Pawtucket, followed by a Mass of Christian Burial at Noon in Saint John the Baptist Church, 69 Quincy Ave., Pawtucket. Interment will follow at Spring Vale Cemetery in Rumford. In lieu of flowers, memorial gifts to the American Cancer Society, P.O. Box 22718 Oklahoma City, OK 73123 will be appreciated.


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