Lawrence — Theresa M. (Lariviere} Bernard, 88, of Lawrence died on Tuesday, February 12, 2013, at Sutton Hill Retirement and Nursing Center, N. Andover.
Theresa was born, raised and educated in Lawrence. She was a graduate of Sacred Heart High School and was a member of the former Sacred Heart Parish, Lawrence. She worked at Tyer Rubber Company of Andover for 34 years and more recently and before retirement, Theresa worked as an office manager for relationships, VIP of Newburyport. She served as treasurer of The Carltonville Neighborhood Association for 20 years. Theresa loved animals and, especially, loved her dogs. She enjoyed traveling and ballroom dancing and was a huge Red Sox fan.
The widow of Edward L. Bernard, her family members include her sister, Doris Lariviere and several nieces, nephews, great nieces and great nephews.
ARRANGEMENTS: Calling hours will be on Monday, February 18, from 4 to 6 p.m. at The Arthur J. Scott Funeral Home, 298 South Broadway, Lawrence. A funeral mass will be on Tuesday, February 19 at 11 a.m. in St Patrick’s Church, Lawrence. Burial will be in Sacred Heart Cemetery, Andover. In lieu of flowers, memorial contributions may be made to Home Care, Inc., 360 Merrimack St., Lawrence, MA 01843 or to The MSPCA, 400 Broadway, Methuen, MA 01844. To send an online condolence, please visit, www.dewhirstfuneral.com or www.facebook.com/dewhirstfuneralhome.