The family announces her unexpected passing on Saturday, November 3rd, 2012 at the age of 62 years. Cherished daughter of Ernest and Leona (née Dufresne) Martel of Benny. Beloved wife of Gary Pichette of Benny. Loving mother of Gary Jr. Pichette (Laura), Alex Pichette (Kim), Ernie Pichette (Cathy) and Justin Pichette (Sandie). Lovingly remembered and sadly missed by her grandchildren; Amber, Tara, Megan, Tyler, Hailey and Miranda. Dear sister of Joyce Bowing (John) and André Martel (Carla). Predeceased by her brother Trevor Martel. She will also be sadly missed by many nieces, nephews, extended family, friends and especially Bella. The family will receive relatives and friends at the Cooperative Funeral Home, 4691 R.R. 15, Chelmsford on Wednesday, November 7th, 2012 from 2-5 and 6:30-8:30 p.m. Donations (by cheque only) to the ALS Society would be greatly appreciated.