Doris H. (Szczepkowski) Brisson, age 73, of Swansea, passed away Tuesday, September 17, 2013 at her residence surrounded by her family. She was the wife of Normand J. Brisson to whom she has been married for the past 49 years.
Born in Fall River, a daughter of the late Stanley and Helen (Pelletier) Szczepkowski, she lived in Assonet before moving to Swansea over 40 years ago.
A graduate of B.M.C. Durfee High School, class of 1958, she worked as a Teller at the former Slade's Ferry Bank for many years.
An avid Red Sox fan, she enjoyed crocheting and visiting Newport Grand Ja Alai.
In addition to her husband she is survived by two sons; Robert N. Brisson of Swansea, Brian M. Brisson and his wife Marianne of Taunton, one brother; Walter Szczepkowski and his wife Julie of Lakeville, one sister; Helen McCrohan of Berkley, Aunt; Jenni Bacci of Assonet, four grandchildren; Ashley, Ryan, Kyle, and Cassidy, and several nieces and nephews. She was sister of the late Stanley, Philip, and Leo Szczepkowski.
Her Funeral will be held Saturday, September 21, 2013 at 8:30AM in the WARING-SULLIVAN HOME OF MEMORIAL TRIBUTE at BIRCHCREST, 189 Gardners Neck. Rd. Swansea, followed by a Funeral Mass at 10:00AM in St. Bernard's Church, 30 South Main St., Assonet. Relatives and friends invited. Visiting hours Friday from 5:00 to 8:00PM. In lieu of flowers memorial contributions may be made to Southcoast VNA, 200 Mill Road, Fairhaven, MA 02719. Burial in Assonet Burying Ground