1947 – 2013
N. Grosvenordale – Linda B. Menard, 66, of Morin St., died Sunday, July 28, 2013 in her sleep after a brief illness. She was the loving wife of Gerard “Jerry” Menard for 47 years. Born in Putnam, she was the daughter of the late Maurice and Theresa (Gravel) Duquette.
Mrs. Menard worked as a custodian for TourtellotteMemorialHigh School.
Linda loved candlepin bowling, making many TV appearances. She also loved playing horseshoes, going to the casino, camping, and playing bingo. She was a member of the American Legion Ladies Auxiliary and the V.F.W Ladies Auxiliary.
In addition to her husband, Linda is survived by her son, Christopher Menard and his wife Elodie of Brooklyn; her brother Maurice Duquette Jr. and his wife Grace of Escondido, CA; her sisters, Lucy Raynsford of Danielson, Judy Lefevre and her husband Bob of Danielson, Diane Morris and her husband Ken of Escondido, CA, and Tammy Duquette of Rutland, VT. She was predeceased by her sister Marlena Boucher. She will be greatly missed by all her relative and friends, and her loving cat “Alex”. She also had a special place in her heart for her three “adopted” grandchildren Emmalena, Bentley, and Skyelar.
Relatives and friends are invited to a Mass of Christian Burial at 11:00 am, on Saturday, August 3, 2013 in St. JosephChurch, 18 Main St., N. Grosvenordale. Arrangements are under the direction of the Valade Funeral Home. For memorial guestbook visit www.GilmanAndValade.com.