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Obituaries published Jan. 20

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Posted: Wednesday, January 25, 2012 12:00 am

Obituaries were reported for: Michelle (Pageau) Burke-Nombrano, 53, of Coventry, R.I.; Nancy J. Correira, 72, of South Dennis, formerly of Attleboro; Susan Lynn Dockray, 57, of Attleboro; Willis F. McGue, of Quincy; Betty A. Rivard, 69, of Attleboro and Frances Woodland, 85, of Dade City, Fla., formerly of Norton - Susan Lynn Dockray, 57, of Emory Street, Attleboro, passed Jan. 15, 2012 in Sturdy Memorial Hospital. She was the loving soul mate of Tony Caponigro of Attleboro.

Susan Lynn Dockray, 57

ATTLEBORO

Born in Boston on Feb. 2, 1954, she was a daughter of the late Costa and Alice Jane (Kiley) Christie. Susan was a graduate of Canton High School and a graduate of Wilfred Beauty Academy. She owned and operated Alice Jane's Beauty Salon in Attleboro for many years. She also worked as a real estate agent.

Susan was a volunteer for New Hope and was a member of the Quota Club years ago.

She was a very loving and giving person who cared for others. She was a longtime advocate for the homeless.

In addition to her soul mate Tony, Susan is survived by a daughter, Christine Drew and her husband Richie of Myrtle Beach, S.C.; a son, Michael J. Dockray Jr. of Myrtle Beach; her beloved siblings: Karen Burman and her husband, Howie, of Norton and David Christie and his wife, Lisa, of East Greenwich, R.I.; four grandchildren: Kennedy, Richie, Christopher and Caroline Drew; her nieces and nephews: Noelle, Nicole, Cori, Taylor, Alex, Nicholas and Logan, and many other devoted family members.

Funeral arrangements are entrusted to the Duffy-Poule Funeral Home, 20 Peck St., Attleboro. Relatives and friends are invited to attend a Mass of Christian burial on Monday, Jan. 23, at 10:30 a.m., in Holy Ghost Church, 71 Linden St., Attleboro. Burial will be private. Calling hours are respectfully omitted.

In lieu of flowers and for those wishing to remember Susan in a special way, contributions in her memory may be made to: Pine Street Inn Homeless Shelter, 44 Harrison Ave., Boston, MA 02118.

An on-line guest book for family and friends to express condolences and additional information may be found at: www.duffypoulecares.com.

Michelle R. Burke-Nombrano, 53

Coventry, R.I. - Michelle R. (Pageau) Burke-Nombrano, 53, died unexpectedly Wednesday, Jan. 18, 2012. She was the beloved wife of Mark W. Burke and daughter of Eva L. (Hannequin) Pageau and the late George E. Pageau.

Michelle was a registered nurse at South County Hospital where she had worked in the ER and recovery room for the past 11 years. She formerly worked at the VA Regional Medical Center. She had served in the U.S. Army at Walter Reed Medical Center during the Gulf War.

She was the beloved mother of Naomi R. James and Nicole Marie Nombrano and grandmother of Koby Roland James and Alexis Nicole James. She was the sister of Marc E., Robert L. and Kenneth R. Pageau, Patricia A. Carmadella, Suzanne M. Gentile, Jeannine N. Fuller and the late Donald H. Pageau.

Her funeral will be held Saturday, Jan. 21, 2012, at 8:30 a.m., from the Thomas & Walter Quinn Funeral Home, 2435 Warwick Ave., with a Mass of Christian burial at, 10 a.m., in St. Clement Church, Long Street, where military honors will be accorded. Interment will be private. Visiting hours Friday, 4 to 7 p.m. In lieu of flowers, contributions to the Alzheimer's Association, 245 Waterman St., Providence, RI 02906 will be appreciated.

Information and condolences, visit TheQuinnFuneralHome.com.

Nancy J. Correira, 72

DENNIS - Nancy J. Correira, 72, of South Dennis, passed on Jan. 17, 2012, in Cape Cod Hospital. She was the beloved wife of Joseph J. Correira.

Born Nancy Reynolds in Attleboro on Aug. 27, 1939, she was the daughter of the late John and Lillian (Chevrier) Reynolds. Nancy was educated in Attleboro schools and was a graduate of Attleboro High School, Class of 1957.

Nancy was a homemaker until 1980, when she began working at Foster Metals and later at Stevenson Learning Skills in Attleboro Falls as a bookkeeper prior to retirement.

In earlier days, she worked at Wheaton College. Nancy enjoyed playing BINGO, crocheting and spending time with her family. She loved being on Cape Cod and being near the ocean.

Nancy was also an avid sports fan, enjoying many sports on television such as golf, tennis, and ice skating.

In addition to her husband Joseph, Nancy is survived by four children: Colleen Birch and her husband, Tim, of Attleboro; David J. Correira of Groton, Vermont; Daniel J. Correira and his wife, Cathy, of Seekonk, and Amy V. Correira of Attleboro, a brother: Jack Reynolds and his wife, Cynthia, of Westport; seven grandchildren: John Correira; David Correira; Jacob Birch; Megan Birch; Jesse Correira; Matthew Correira and the late Joshua Birch. She was the sister of the late William Reynolds.

Funeral arrangements are entrusted to the Duffy-Poule Funeral Home, 20 Peck St., Attleboro, where the Correira family will receive friends on Friday morning, Jan. 20, from 9 to 10 a.m.

A funeral will be conducted on Friday morning, Jan. 20, at 9:30 a.m., from the Duffy-Poule Funeral Home, followed by a Mass of Christian Burial, at 10:30 a.m., in Holy Ghost Church, 71 Linden St., Attleboro. Nancy will be laid to rest in St. John's Cemetery, West Street, Attleboro.

In lieu of flowers and for those wishing to remember Nancy in a special way, contributions in her memory may be made to: Alzheimer's Association, Massachusetts/New Hampshire Chapter, 311 Arsenal St., Watertown, MA 02472.

An on-line guest book for family and friends to express condolences and additional information may be found at: www.duffypoulecares.com.

Betty A. Rivard, 69

ATTLEBORO - Betty A. Rivard, 69, of Pearl Street, died Wednesday, Jan. 18, 2012, in Madonna Manor Nursing Home, North Attleboro, surrounded by her devoted family, after a lengthy illness. She was the beloved wife of Gary Rivard for over 37 years .

Born Nov. 17, 1942, in Attleboro, she was a daughter of the late Sid and Mae (King) Boubier.

Betty was a lifelong resident of Attleboro and a 1960 graduate of Attleboro High School. She has been a resident at Madonna Manor Nursing Home since July 2006.

Betty worked as an assembler at Leach & Garner and worked many years at Handy and Harmon and several years at Valentine Tool.

She was creative and loved drawing and writing poetry. She also enjoyed gardening and playing bingo.

In addition to her husband, survivors include two sons, Robert Bonin Jr. and his wife, Lisa, of Bellingham, and Kevin Bonin and his wife, Yasuno, of Arizona; a daughter, Deborah Bonin of Pawtucket, and six grandchildren, Louis, Christopher, Alexander, Megan, Marlo and Azule.

Visiting hours will be held in the Sperry & McHoul Funeral Home, 15 Grove St., North Attleboro, on Sunday, Jan. 22, from noon-4 p.m. A funeral will be held from the funeral home on Monday, Jan. 23, at 9 a.m., followed by a Mass of Christian burial in St. Mark's Church, 105 Stanley St., Attleboro Falls, at 10 a.m. Burial to follow in St. Mary's Cemetery, Attleboro Falls.

In lieu of flowers, donations may be made to the Madonna Manor Nursing Home, 85 North Washington Street, North Attleboro, MA 02760.

To sign an online guestbook for Mrs. Rivard, please visit www.sperry-mchoul.com.

Willis F. McGue

QUINCY - Willis F. McGue of Quincy, passed away Jan. 18, 2012. Beloved husband of 69 years to Marie C. (Finneran) McGue of Quincy.

Loving father of: Evelyn M. O'Donnell and her husband, Joseph, of Oak Bluffs; Patricia A. Draper and her husband, Richard, of Southboro; William F McGue and his wife, Judy, of Weymouth, and Marie C. Pino and her husband, Peter, of North Attleboro. Brother of John McGue of Quincy and the late James, Russell and Margaret McGue. Cherished grandfather of: Meredith Plizga and her husband, Jeff, of Attleboro; Tony Pino of San Diego; Steven Pino and his wife, Sierra, of Florida; Gregory Pino of Milford; Christopher McGue of Weymouth and Kimberly Pino of North Attleboro. Willis is also survived by 11 great-grandchildren.

Willis was born, raised and lived in Quincy his entire life. He was vice president of Adams & Abbott in Boston for 49 years before retiring in 1981.

He was very involved in Sacred Heart church for the past 82 years of his life and was the longest serving usher at the church. He was a member and former treasurer of St. Vincent De Paul Society at Sacred Heart.

Willis was a proud World War II veteran and often enjoyed sharing stories of this important time in his life. He was an avid reader and enjoyed woodworking, cribbage and crossword puzzles. Most of all, Willis loved his family. His wife, children, grandchildren and great-grand-children were the center of his life.

Relatives and friends are respectfully invited to attend the visiting hours on Sunday, from 1-4 p.m., at the Keohane Funeral Home, 785 Hancock St., Quincy.

A Celebration of Life Service will be held at the funeral home, at 9:15 a.m., on Monday, prior to the funeral Mass at Sacred Heart Church, at 10 a.m. Burial will be at Pine Hill Cemetery, Quincy.

In lieu of flowers, donations in the memory of Willis can be made to the Sacred Heart Church, 386 Hancock St., Quincy, MA 02171.

Frances E. Woodland, 85

DADE CITY, Fla. - Frances (Jewett) Woodland, 85, of Dade City, Fla., passed away on Dec. 30, 2011, at Zephyr Haven Health and Rehab Center in Zephyr Hills.

She was the widow of Donald Woodland and the mother of the late Charles Woodland.

Born in Attleboro, she was the daughter of Marion (Dunlap) and Robert Jewett. Prior to living in Florida, Frances lived in Norton for many years.

She leaves a daughter, Marion Aspinall of Attleboro, a son, Donald Jr. of North Attleboro, eight grandchildren, 10 great-grandchildren and many nieces and nephews.

She was the sister of Shirley Schromm of Attleboro, Ralph Jewett of Plymouth, Beverly Briggs of Plymouth, William Jewett of Rehoboth and the late Robert Jewett, James Jewett, Norma Reynolds and John Jewett.

Years ago, Frances was an avid bowler on a bowling league, and later in life enjoyed traveling with her husband.

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