Southbridge - Margaret A. (Smith) Bonnette, 70, died Tuesday, July 10, surrounded by her loving family at UMass University Campus in Worcester, after an illness.
She is survived by her husband of 52 years, Michael C. Bonnette, Sr. She is also survived by her son, Michael C. Bonnette, Jr. and his wife, Laura, of Dudley; her daughter, Deborah Greene, and her husband Randy, of Southbridge; 6 grandchildren, Maegan Valcourt and her husband, Jarrod, of Brookfield, Matthew "Remi" Remillard, of Southbridge, Brittany Bonnette, Brian Bonnette, of Dudley, Danielle Greene-Reynolds and her husband, Corey; of Sturbridge and Nick Greene of Brimfield; 3 sisters, Ida Parron, and her husband Robert, of Holland, Annette Beaudry, and her husband William, of Holland, and Laura Bissineri, and her husband Paul, of West Brookfield; her sister-in-law, Barbara Busha of Webster; several nephews and nieces; special friends, Dick and Pauline LaPlante of Anderson South Carolina; her beloved dog Lulu; and her former son-in-law David Remillard of Sturbridge. She was predeceased by her brother, Edmund Breau.
Born in Southbridge on November 25, 1947, she was the daughter of the late Joseph and Doris (Ringuette) Smith. She graduated from the former St. Mary's High School in Southbridge and attended Quinsigamond Community College where she obtained a certificate in Phlebotomy, and went on to work as a phlebotomist for the Fallon Clinic before retiring. She was also a deacon at Central Baptist Church. Margaret loved to cook for her family. She also enjoyed reading and gardening. Most of all, she loved spending time with her family, children and grandchildren. The family asks that if you will be attending her Celebration of Life Service, that you please wear cheerful colors (no black) to honor and celebrate Margaret's beautiful life.
A Celebration of Life Service will be held Saturday, July 21, 2018 at 11:00am at Central Baptist Church, 256 Main Street, Southbridge, MA. PLEASE MEET DIRECTLY AT CHURCH. Sansoucy Funeral Home, 40 Marcy Street, Southbridge, MA is handling arrangements. The family requests in lieu of flowers that you kindly consider making a memorial donations to either Central Baptist Church, 256 Main Street, Southbridge, MA or St. Jude Children's Research Hospital, 501 St. Jude Place, Memphis, TN 38105.