Methuen, MA — Rita I. (Gingras) Brouck, 83, of Methuen, passed away Monday, May 5, at her home, surrounded by her loving family.
Born in Amesbury on July 1, 1930 to the late Alfred and Valeda (Caron) Gingras, Rita later moved to Methuen where she resided for over 50 years. Rita was a loving homemaker who took pleasure volunteering as a transportation aid for both the Holy Family Hospital in Methuen, as well as St. Joseph Hospital in Lowell.
Rita was an active woman who enjoyed bike riding, cross country skiing and ballroom dancing with her friends. Most of all, she was devoted to her family.
Family members include her loving husband of 66 years, Raymond D. Brouck; her children, Alfred R. Brouck and his wife Margaret of St. Petersburg, Fla., Linda M. Nagri and her husband, Richard of Manchester, N.H., and William L. Brouck, local business owner of Salem Sign Co. and his fiancee, Joyce Flannery of Kingston, N.H. Rita also leaves behind a sister, Eleanor Goguen of Salem, N.H., and several grandchildren, great-grandchildren, nieces, nephews and cousins.
ARRANGEMENTS: Friends and relatives are invited to call on Friday, May 9, from 4 to 7 p.m. at the Goundrey & Dewhirst Funeral Home, 42 Main St., Salem, N.H. A funeral service will be held the following day, Saturday, May 10, at 10 a.m. in the funeral home chapel.
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