Debra A. (Cournoyer) Vilandre, 58, of Benefit St., died Friday, February 15, 2019 in Landmark Medical Center. She was the wife of Ronald Vilandre whom she married July 26, 1980. Born in Woonsocket, she was the daughter of Robert J. Cournoyer of Woonsocket and the late Beatrice (Parenteau) Cournoyer.
Debra had worked for UVEX Safety and the Wrentham State School. She was an active member of the Elks Lodge 850 where she was previously in charge of their special needs program.
Besides her husband Ronald and father Robert, she is survived by her son, Scott Vilandre of Bristol; brother, Robert A. Cournoyer and his wife Jeannette of Myrtle Beach, SC; sister, Tammy Cournoyer and her fiancée Randy Bergeron of Woonsocket, and many nieces and nephews, including Jared, Aaron, and Devon Cournoyer.
Her funeral will be held Monday, February 18, 2019 at 9 AM from the Holt Funeral Home, 510 South Main St., Woonsocket, followed by a Mass of Christian Burial at 10 AM in Holy Trinity Parish (formerly OLQM), 1409 Park Ave., Woonsocket. Burial will be private. Calling hours are Sunday from 2-5 PM. In lieu of flowers, memorial contributions may be made to Elks National Foundation, 2750 N. Lakeview Ave., Chicago, IL 60614-2256.
Elks National Foundation
2750 N. Lakeview Ave., Chicago IL 60614-2256