Jeannette Petrin – Woonsocket

Jeannette Petrin – Woonsocket

Jeannette (Durand) Petrin, 88, of Woonsocket, died Thursday, September 10, 2020, at home surrounded by family.

She was the wife of the late Herve "Pete" Petrin to whom she was married 68 years. Born in Woonsocket, she was the daughter of the late Zephir and Exilda (Durand) Durand.

Mrs. Petrin worked as a stitcher for the former U.S. Rubber Co. for 25 years before it shut down. Jeannette was an active communicant of Holy Family Church and Holy Trinity Parish. She was active with the senior citizen groups at St. Joseph and St. Agatha churches.

She is survived by a daughter, Jeanne Sutherland, of Woonsocket; three grandchildren, Derek, Jessica and Amy; five great-grandchildren, Abby, Scott, Dennis, Alex and Elha; her sister, Helen Blais, and brother, Normand Durand, and his wife, Deborah, all of Woonsocket. She is also survived by numerous in-laws, nieces and nephews. She was preceded in death by son, Dennis, and daughter-in-law, Carol Petrin, and five brothers, Roland, Sylvio, Rene, Gerard and Richard Durand.

A Mass of Christian Burial will be held Monday, September 21, 2020. at 10 a.m., in Holy Family Church, 414 South Main St., Woonsocket, and can be viewed live at . Burial will follow at St. John the Baptist Cemetery, Bellingham, Mass. Calling Hours are Sunday, Sept. 20, from 2 to 4 p.m., in the Holt Funeral Home, 510 South Main St., Woonsocket. Social distancing guidelines will be implemented upon arrival.

In lieu of flowers, memorial contributions may be made to Beacon Hospice, 1 Catamore Blvd., East Providence, RI 02914.