Daughter of the late Emerie and Rose (née Sarazin) Charbonneau. Wife of the late Jean Baptiste Tessier. Beloved sister of Reine Aimée Belec and Guy Charbonnneau. Predeceased by her brothers and sisters : Frid, Conrad, Aimé, Germaine, Annette, Léa, Victor and Patrick. Cherished mother of: Marie-Reine Clauzier (Bruno), Lise Caldwell Lafrenière (Claude), Laurent (Marie-Blanche), Charles (Liliane), Françoise Andres (Kenneth), Denise Blais (Robert), Denis (Dorothy), Rachelle Sampson (Larry), Gaëtan (Mary), Gaëtanne Evans (Bill), Michel (Lisa), Christine Bertrand (Raymond), Normand. Predeceased by her sons Maurice, Roger (Louise) and by her daughter Claire Gibbons (John). Proud grandmother of 44 grandchildren, 51 great grandchildren and 12 great great-grandchildren. Dear aunt of many nieces and nephews. Thérèse was very devoted to her family. She was a warm kind person that everyone truly loved. The family will receive relatives and friends at the COOPERATIVE FUNERAL HOME, 4691, R R 15, Chelmsford, Friday from 2-5 and 7-9:30 p.m. Mass of Christian burial will be celebrated Saturday, May 24, 2014 at 11:00 a.m. in St-Joseph Church, Chelmsford. Donations (by cheque only) to the Canadian Diabetes Association or the Salvation Army would be greatly appreciated.