Obituary for Yvette Saunders (Beauvais)
Clinton-Yvette (Beauvais) Saunders, 54, passed away peacefully in the comfort of her home surrounded by family on Monday, October 30, 2017. She is survived by her beloved husband of 28 years, Michael J. Saunders; their children, Erin Saunders, Matthew Saunders, and Christopher Saunders, all of Clinton; her brother, Philip Beauvais & wife Stephanie of Davie, FL; and many dear friends. She is pre-deceased by her sister Lisa Beauvais.
Yvette was born in Revere to the late Henry & Marilyn (Bailey) Beauvais. She was raised in Everett and graduated from Everett High School, Class of 1980. She completed Dental Assistant studies at the National Education Center in Brookline and worked for many years in the dental office of Dr. Carl DiGregorio in Milford. Yvette was a woman of great faith and a member of St. John the Guardian of Our Lady Parish in Clinton. She enjoyed gardening and summers spent on York Beach, Maine. As the family matriarch, Yvette excelled at keeping order in her home while balancing schedules for all events; Boy Scouts, sports, theatre, dance, and entertainment. Meticulous in arts, crafts, crochet, and sewing, she created home furnishings, completed home repairs and devoted her life to her husband and children. Above all, Yvette was honest, resilient, and courageous. She will be sorely missed and her legacy will forever live in those she loved. Funeral services are to be held on Saturday, November 4, 2017 from the Philbin-Comeau Funeral Home, 176 Water St., Clinton, with a Mass of Christian Burial to be celebrated at 10AM in St. John the Evangelist Church, 80 Union St., Clinton. Burial will follow in St. John’s Cemetery, Lancaster. Calling hours will be held Friday, November 3, 2017 from 4 until 7PM. Memorial contributions may be made in memory of Yvette Saunders to: Ovarian Cancer Research Fund Alliance, PO Box 32141, New York, NY 10087. Online condolences may be placed at www.philbincomeaufh.com