SPRINGFIELD ~ Bernice Marguerite Duquette, 92, formerly of 172 Hampshire Street in the Indian Orchard section of Springfield passed away peacefully on Wednesday, December 18, 2019. Born in Springfield, Bernice was raised and educated in local schools. She worked for many years as the Switchboard Operator at Mercy Hospital in Springfield. She was a devoted Communicant of St. Michael's Cathedral in Springfield. She was predeceased by her parents; Homer L. and Regina (Noel) Duquette and her siblings; Germaine, Eugene and Homer Duquette Jr.
Private Rites of Committal will be held in St. Aloysius Cemetery, 1273 Berkshire Ave., Springfield after the Holidays.