Gardner-Theresa M. (Dooley) Racine, 74, died Thursday, August 3, 2023 at Quabbin Valley Health Care in Athol after an illness.
She was the wife of the late Henry A. Racine, Jr. who died in 2013.
She leaves her son, Michael J. Larson of Gardner; daughter, Kelly L. Feuillet , and her husband Daemon of San Diego, CA; a step-daughter, Cherie Dery and her husband, Peter of Lunenburg; her grandchildren, Dahlia L. Feuillet of San Diego, CA, Craig Dery and Stephanie Dery both of Lunenburg; brother, John W. Dooley, Jr of Prescott, AZ; sister, Diana L. Newton and her husband Geoff of Royalston; amazing nieces and nephews and incredible friends.
She was born in Gardner on November 23, 1948 daughter of the late John W. Sr and Louise E. (Wood) Dooley. She was a 1966 graduate of Narragansett Regional High School. She worked for Simplex Grinnell for over 20 years, as an administrative assistant retiring in 2012.
She enjoyed traveling, especially to San Diego, reading, spending time with her family, friends and weekend drives with Michael. She also loved music and dancing. She was also a member of St. Martin's Church.
We will miss her contagious laugh, her smile, her love of life, and devotion to family.
Theresa's family would like to thank the staffs of Broadview Assisted Living and Quabbin Valley Health Care for their care and kindness to Theresa.
A memorial service will be held on Sunday, August 13, 2023 from 1:00 - 3:00 p.m. in the Stone Ladeau Funeral Home, 343 Central Street, Winchendon, MA 01475.
In lieu of flowers, memorial contributions can be made to the Alzheimer's and Dementia Association at https://act.alz.org/
To leave an online condolence please visit www.stone-ladeau.com
Kevin J. Mack, Walter C. Taylor, and Melissa A. McQuaid, funeral directors.