Emmett-Marie Lourdes Neville, 87, passed away at her rural Emmett home Wednesday, May 29, 2013.
She was born December 14, 1925 at Quebec, Canada, the daughter of Levite and Marie Sirous Thibodeau. She grew up in Maine.
Mrs. Neville worked in trunks and engineering for Mountain Bell Phone Company for many years. She had lived in Phoenix for many years moving to the Emmett community 3 ½ years ago. Mrs. Neville was a member of Assumption Chapel in St. Marys.
She was united in marriage to Joseph Francis Neville in Boston, MA in 1948. He preceded her in death on September 27, 1994.
Survivors include a son, Jay Francis Neville, Phoenix; her daughter, Jan Marie (Joseph) Haynos, Emmett; 14 grandchildren and 5 great-grandchildren.
Requiem Mass was said at 7:15 A.M. Saturday, June 1, 2013 at Assumption Chapel in St. Marys. Interment was in Our Lady Of Peace Cemetery, St. Marys. Memorial contributions may be made for Mass Intentions, and sent in care of Piper Funeral Home, 714 Maple St, St. Marys, Kansas 66536. Online condolences may be sent to www.piperfuneralhome.com.