Priscilla Marie (Daigle) Viens, peacefully passed away at home surrounded by her loving family on Friday April, 2, 2021 at the age of 93.
She was born in Fort Kent, Maine the daughter of the late Omer and Eva (Dumont) Daigle; grew up in Lewiston, Maine and moved to the Frog Hollow section of Hartford before settling in Bristol, CT. She has finally taken her long awaited vacation.
Priscilla was predeceased by her husband, Fernand Viens; her brothers Norman, Stanley, Donald and Maurice Daigle; her sisters Doreen Gagnon and Alice Vaillancourt and her granddaughter Aimee (Viens) Millette.
She is survived by her sons and their spouses, Daniel and Cathy Viens, of Bristol, Robert and Louise Viens of TX, Marcel and Claire Viens of Newington, David Viens of Unionville and Donald and Renee Viens of East Hartford; her grandchildren, Lauryn and her husband Chris D’Amato of Bristol, Keith and his wife Maura of Bristol, Derrick Viens of Manchester, Erica Viens of Hebron, Jason Viens and his wife Becky of Higganum and Greg Millette of East Hampton; her great-grandchildren Matt, Grace, Ben, Luke, Andrew and Olivia of Bristol, Ally and Toby of Higganum, Tyler and Riley of East Hampton; her brothers Bob (Reynolds) Daigle and his wife Claire of Enfield, Larry Daigle and his wife Anita of Lewiston, Vernon Daigle of Lewiston and Albert (Junior) Daigle of NH; her sister, Marilyn and her husband Armand Gagnon of Lewiston; her brother-in-law Chuck Gagnon of ME; her special sisters-in-law Diane Viens and Bosha Gordon of Albuquerque, NM, Sue Mangano of Springfield MA, Romelle Daigle of Windsor Locks and Joanne Viens of VT and many nieces and nephews throughout the country. The family would also like to acknowledge her loving care givers, Barbara, Laurie, Emma and especially Michelle and a special thank-you to the medical and nursing staff of Bristol Hospital F South, Dr. M. Reyes and her wonderful staff and the Bristol Hospital Hospice Team.
Calling hours will be held on Thursday April 8, 2021 at O’Brien Funeral Home, 24 Lincoln Ave., Bristol from 8 AM until 9:30 AM followed by a procession to St. Matthew Church for a Mass of Christian Burial at 10AM then to St. Joseph Cemetery, Bristol. All are asked adhere to current COVID-19 protocols during the visitation and funeral.
In lieu of flowers, donations can be made to: St. Jude Children’s Hospital https://www.stjude.org/ or to Helping Hands Scholarship C/O Bristol Eastern High School, 632 King St., Bristol, CT 06010.
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