Ramona (Gouveia) Cormier of Lowell, MA


Ramona (Gouveia) Cormier, 88, of Lowell died Thursday

May 11, 2017 at Lowell General Hospital, surrounded by her loving family.

She was married for 54 years to the late Henry G. Cormier, who died on July 2, 2012.

Born in Lowell, she was the daughter of the late Augustine and Mary (Cruz) Gouveia.

A proud, longtime resident of Lowell, Ramona was a devoted wife, mother, grandmother and great grandmother. Her greatest joy was spending time with her family. She enjoyed baking, shopping, going to the beach and most of all, taking care of everyone.

She was a communicant of St. Marie’s Church at the Holy Family Parish.

She is survived by her daughters, Suzanna M. Wooldridge of Lowell and Carol A. Jones and her husband, Donald, of Boxborough, MA; her sons, Jeffrey Cormier of Old Orchard Beach, ME, Martin D. Cormier and Susan M. Knox of Lowell, Russell J. Cormier and his wife, Joyan of Lowell and William H. Cormier and his wife, Jennifer of Dracut; a brother, Martin D. Gouveia and his wife, Beverlee of Nashua, NH; a sister, Angelina DeFreitas of Dracut; eight grandchildren; six great grandchildren and many nieces and nephews.

She was the sister of the late Joseph Gouveia and Mary (Gouveia) Gonsalves.

There are no visiting hours. Her Mass of Christian Burial will be Monday May 22, 2017 at 11:00 at St. Marie’s Church at Holy Family Parish, Corner of Grafton and Chamberlain Streets, Lowell. For those that wish, contributions in her memory may be made to the Animal Rescue League of Boston, 10 Chandler St., Boston, MA 02116 or St. Jude Hospital Memorial and Honor Gifts, P.O. Box 1000, Dept. 142, Memphis, TN 38148. ARRANGEMENTS BY DOLAN FUNERAL HOME 978-251-4041.


May 22, 2017
11:00 AM
St. Marie's Church at Holy Family Parish, Lowell, MA
  1. Theresa Santos says:

    So sorry to hear about your mother’s passing. Suzanna, this is Theresa your old friend from Dracut. My memories of your mother and you go back many years. I will always remember her and have a warm spot in my heart for her as well as you. The last time I saw your mother was when I was working at the store and she came in a couple of times. She was her cheerful upbeat self as usual.

    God Bless,
    Theresa (Luz) Santos

  2. Sally Marshall says:

    I am so sorry to hear about your mother’s passing. She was a very dear, sweet and caring women who will be missed greatly.
    I hope you all can find comfort in all beautiful memories you shared.

    My heartfelt sympathies to all.

    With Love , Sally M

  3. Loretta Pierce says:

    So sorry to hear about Ramona’s passing. She used to babysit my son Jimmy, He always loved going to her home. Such a wonderful Mother. My deepest condolences.
    Loretta Pierce
    Las Vegas,NV

  4. Beckie Grernhale says:

    We are so very sorry for your loss. Jeff, please contact us when you are able. Angela, you too, honey. I only met your mom a few times but such a lovely lady. My heart goes out to all of you. Wish we could be there for you. With live, Beckie and Jacky.

  5. Darleen Wood says:

    Jessie- I am sorry for the loss to you and your family. May your best memories of your Grandmother carry you through your toughest days. Heartfelt hugs to you and Kisses. Love Darleen

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