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Ruth (Day) Desjourdy.

WHITINSVILLE Ruth (Day) Desjourdy, 91, died at home, Tuesday, August 25. Her husband, Leon G. Desjourdy, died in 2003.

She is survived by a son, Steven P. Desjourdy, of Whitinsville; two daughters, Ruth Lachapelle, of Whitinsville, and Pamela M. Roy, of Elkin, NC; eight grandchildren, 17 great grandchildren, 10 great great grandchildren, and a great great great granddaughter Noun 1. great granddaughter - a daughter of your grandson or granddaughter
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Mrs. Desjourdy was born, June 9, 1918, in Whitinsville, the daughter of Earl and Margaret (McClellan) Day, and was a lifelong resident. She attended Northbridge schools. She worked at the former Phillip's Market, as a cook, for 20 years, and during World War II, she worked on the magneto magneto: see generator.

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She was a member of the United Presbyterian Church United Presbyterian Church, two denominations of Presbyterianism.

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 will be held at 11 AM, Friday, August 28, in the Carr Funeral Home, 24 Hill Street, Whitinsville, preceded by a Calling Hour from 10-11 AM. Burial will be at a later date in Pine Grove Pine Grove is the name of many places in the United States and elsewhere in the world: Alabama
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Please omit flowers. Memorial donations may be made to: UMass Memorial Hospice, 650 Lincoln Street, Worcester, MA, 01605.
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Date:Aug 27, 2009
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