Obituaries: Rita B. Theriault

Rita B. (Labelle) Theriault, 96, of Eustis, FL, widow of Patrick W. Theriault, Sr., died on Saturday (September 10, 2016) at home.  Rita was born in Southbridge, MA on May 7, 1920 and was a daughter of the late Rodolph and Rose Labelle.  She was a longtime Bristol resident where she raised her family and was a parishioner of St. Ann Church, Bristol.  Rita is survived by a son, Patrick W. Theriault, Jr. and daughter-in-law, Judith Anne Theriault both of Orlando, FL; daughters: Alice P. Bellinger and son-in-law, Steven Bellinger both of Eustis, FL, Lorraine Theriault and Julie Murphy both of Cambridge, MA.  .  Two grandchildren: Patrick W. Theriault, III, and Christine Marie Munns and son-in law Steven L. Munns; great-grandsons: Jordan Dean, Joshua Gipson, Riley Munns, Brandon Munns and Aiven Munns; and several nieces and nephews. She was predeceased by a son: Patrick R. Theriault, and her brothers Edward Labelle of Indianapolis, IN and Emile Labelle of Springfield, MA.   A Mass of Christian Burial will be celebrated on Friday (September 16, 2016) at 10 AM at St. Ann Church, 215 West Street, Bristol.  Burial will follow at St. Joseph Cemetery, Bristol.  Relatives and friends may call at Funk Funeral Home, 35 Bellevue Ave., Bristol, on Friday between 8:30 and 9:30  AM. Please visit Rita’s memorial web-site at