Mrs. Donna R. (LaVoie) Remy, 79, of Milford

Mrs. Donna R. (LaVoie) Remy, 79, of Milford MA died Tuesday morning (October 18, 2022) at the Milford Regional Medical Center after an illness. She was the beloved wife of Robert A. Remy.
Donna was born in Fall River MA, the daughter of the late Robert LaVoie and the late Lydia (Hathaway) LaVoie. She attended grammar schools in Fall River MA as a young girl and was a graduate of Case High School located in Swansea MA.
Donna was first employed as a young woman as a secretary at Wheelock Auto Parts located in Fall River MA. Upon moving to Milford MA she became a self employed hairdresser operating a hair salon out of her residence.
She later was employed as a waitress working at the former Flaming Sword Restaurant located in Mendon MA and at the former Millie Mithchell’s Restaurant located in Mendon MA.  Following that she was employed as a waitress at the former Sticky Wicket Restaurant located in Hopkinton MA and then finally at the former Poor Richard’s Pub located in Milford MA, from which she retired about ten years ago.
Donna loved to play Bingo & card games and also loved her scratch tickets. She also was an avid bowler and loved going to Hampton Beach in New Hampshire. But her favorite past time was spending time with her beloved family members.
Donna is survived by her beloved husband of sixty years, Robert A. Remy; her 4 children: Barbara Alves and her husband John Alves of Milford MA, Kristine Fernandes of Milford MA, Rob Remy of Milford MA and Scott Remy and his wife Marie of Colorado; her 5 grandchildren: Michael Alves and his longtime partner Jessica, Kristine Roberts and her husband Pat, Taylor Remy, Jordan Fernandes and his longtime partner Emily and Amanda Fernandes and her longtime partner Roberto; her 3 great grandchildren: Lexi, Sutten & Patrick; her sister: Barbara Kawa of Cumberland RI and her nephew: Ken Kawa of Swansea MA.
In accordance with her wishes cremation will take place. A Private Committal will be held at the convenience of the family. There are no visiting hours. Funeral arrangements are under the direction of the Edwards Memorial Funeral Home, 44 Congress Street, Milford MA. Please visit for complete obituary & condolence book.


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