Diane W. (Brousseau) Marien

January 22, 2020



                                      99 SUMMER ST. FITCHBURG, MA

                                             OBITUARY  NOTICE

Fitchburg: Diane W. (Brousseau) Marien  82, of Fitchburg, MA passed away peacefully with her family at her side on Wednesday, January 22,2020 in UMass Memorial Medical Center, Worcester, MA .

She was born in Leominster, MA March 6, 1937 daughter of Joseph A. and Evelyn (St. Jean) Brousseau. She was raised in Leominster,MA and also lived  in Lunenburg, MA for twelve years before settling in Fitchburg, MA. Diane worked as a stitcher for the former Asher Pants in Fitchburg and for the former Cluet & Peabody before  she retired several years ago . She then worked part time at the Family Café  on Water St. in Fitchburg for over fifteen years.

She had been a member of the Madonna of The Holy Rosary until its closing. She enjoyed spending her time with family and especially her grandchildren.

She is survived by her children, Bruce W. Marien and wife Melissa and Robert J. Marien both of Fitchburg, MA, Brenda J. McDermott and husband James of Fitchburg, MA, her grandchildren, Eric R. Marien, Heather Lynne McDermott, Cassandra Marien, Matthew Hollenbeck, and Isabella Hollanbeck. She also leaves her brother Alfred Brousseau in Ashby,MA, her sister, Mary Paulette Freeland  of Leominster, MA and her uncle Robert St. Jean along with several nieces and nephews. He husband of 44 years ,Robert D. Marien died in 2003

Her funeral services will be held on Friday February 7,2020 ,with a Mass @ 10a.m. in St. Anthony De Padua Church, 84 Salem St. Fitchburg, MA. Inurnment will follow in St. Bernard’s Cemetery. All are welcome to attend.  There are no calling hours. In lieu of flowers donations may be made to The American Heart Association,300 5th Ave., Suite 6, Waltham, MA, 02451-8750. The Lavery Chartrand    Alario Funeral Home  99 Summer St. Fitchburg, MA is directing.

Michael S. Alario – Director – Owner.


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