EagleTribune.com, North Andover, MA

May 16, 2013

Theresa Laviolette, 87

Salem, NH — Theresa (Desruisseux) Laviolette, 87, died on Friday, May 10, 2013, at her home in Salem, N.H., surrounded by her loving family.

Mrs. Laviolette was born in Lawrence, Mass., August 6, 1925, the daughter of the late Alfred and Flora (Chretien) Desruisseux.

Prior to her retirement, Theresa, or Terry, as her friends called her, worked for various companies in the area, including Digital, Raytheon, Grand Union, Belock, Western Electric, and the old Wood Mill in Lawrence, Mass.

Theresa is survived by daughter, MaryAnn Kimball and her husband, Robert, of Salem, N.H., daughter, Susan Tracy, of Pepperell, Mass.; grandchildren, Maureen (Kimball) Norton, Marianne (Kimball) Spencer, Mark Kimball, Michael Kimball, Shaun Kimball, Laura Tracy, Thomas Tracy, James Zurwell, and Jason Zurwell. She is also survived by 7 great-grandchildren; niece, Karen Cleary and her husband, Robert, and daughter Megan; along with several nieces and nephews.

She was predeceased by her husband, Ernest Laviolette, who died in 2000, and a daughter, Linda Gallagher, who died in 2012.

ARRANGEMENTS: A memorial service will be held on May 20, at St. Joseph’s Church in Salem, N.H., at 10 a.m. To view an online memorial, please go to www.csnh.com. The Cremation Society of New Hampshire is in charge of the arrangements.