Mabel Bettencourt, 95, Warren

Homemaker was born in Bristol


Mabel (Belanger) Bettencourt, 95, of Child Street, passed away on Tuesday, Feb. 7, 2017, at the Crestwood Nursing Home. She was the wife of the late Anthony Bettencourt.

Born in Bristol, she was the daughter of the late Joseph and Mabel Belanger. She was the mother of Kenneth Bettencourt of Warren and the late Jane Creel, Robin Frerichs and John Bettencourt. She was the grandmother of Christopher Bettencourt, James Creel, Kevin Creel, Lee Creel, Todd Creel, Cindy Creel, David Frerichs and the late Jason Frerichs.

Mrs. Bettencourt attended school in Bristol and was a homemaker.

Her funeral services were held Saturday, Feb. 11 from the George Lima Funeral Home in Bristol, with a Mass of Christian burial celebrated at St. Mary of the Bay Church. Burial followed in St. Mary of the Bay Parish Cemetery in Warren.

Memorial donations may be made to the Warren Animal Shelter, 80 Wood St., Warren RI 02885.



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