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Elizabeth  M. (Caissie) Melanson

Elizabeth M. (Caissie) Melanson
  • September 17, 1942 - June 23, 2019
  • Waltham, Massachusetts

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“Our sympathies to the family ”
1 of 10 | Posted by: Lionel et Therese Gallant

“Sincere condolences to all the family from your cousin Normand (George and Edmee Gallants son).My father was Anna(Gallant) Caissie brother. ”
2 of 10 | Posted by: Normand Gallant - Family

“Sincere condolences,I met your mother and father when I was younger and visited Roger and Maria in Massachusetts, lovely memories of fun times and...Read More »
3 of 10 | Posted by: Fernande Babin - New-Brunwick

“Our sincere condolences to the Melanson family for the loss of your dear love one. Our prayers are as yours, that God provides his care and comfort...Read More »
4 of 10 | Posted by: Your neighbor.. - MA

“To all the children and grandchildren our condolances from cousins in Canada. ”
5 of 10 | Posted by: Helene Leger( Caissie) - Moncton

“Your mother was a beautiful lady and will be missed so much. So sorry for your loss. ”
6 of 10 | Posted by: Audrey Wilson - Tewksbury, MA

“Our deepest condolences from elaine and paul cowing ”
7 of 10 | Posted by: elaine cowing - waltham, MA

“I am so sorry for you loss. My heart is heavy for you in this time of sorrow. She will be missed dearly. Elizabeth Rest In Peace. Love Always,...Read More »
8 of 10 | Posted by: Stacey Melanson - Watertown, MA

“Our deepest sympathy to the family. Our thoughts & prayers are with you at this difficult time. ”
9 of 10 | Posted by: Daniel, Sharlene & Germaine Cormier

“We would like to offer the family our deepest and most sincere condolences and may the soul of your beloved mother rest in peace. ”
10 of 10 | Posted by: Jean-Guy and Andrea LeBlanc


Waltham – Mrs. Elizabeth M. (Caissie) Melanson, of Waltham, died Sunday, June 23, 2019 in The Lutheran Rehab. and Skilled Care Center Worcester. She was 76.

Elizabeth was born in St. Philippe Wisener, New Brunswick on September 17, 1942, a daughter of the late Clement and Anna (Gallant) Caissie, and had been a Waltham resident since 1963.

Until her retirement she had worked for years in the cafeteria at the Watertown Middle School. Along with her husband, Bernie, she enjoyed many happy times at the French-American Victory Club in Waltham where they made lifelong friendships.

The wife of the late Bernard J. Melanson, she leaves her children, Maurice B. Melanson of Maynard, Yvette G. Fagan of Westminster, Phillip C. Melanson of Waltham and Monique A. Melanson of Holden; her grandchildren, Ryan, Kendra and Michael Melanson, Tyler and Connor Fagan, and Genevieve Randall; her sister, Loretta Norton of Fitchburg, and many nieces, nephews and their families.

Elizabeth was the grandmother of the late Tanner Melanson and the sister of the late Paul, Roger, Bernard, Jeanitta, Alice, Bernadette, Cecilia, Louise, AnnMarie, and Lucie.

Family and friends will honor and remember Elizabeth's life by gathering for calling hours in the Joyce Funeral Home, 245 Main Street (Rte. 20), Waltham on Friday, June 28th from 4 to 8 p.m. and again at 9 a.m. on Saturday morning before leaving in procession to Saint Mary's Church, 133 School Street, Waltham, where her Funeral Mass will be celebrated at 10 a.m. Burial will be private.