Bertha A. Dumais

November 29, 1928June 26, 2018

Bertha A. Dumais, 89, of Manchester, died June 26, 2018 at Catholic Medical Center after a short illness. She was born in Berlin, NH on November 29, 1928 the daughter of Arsene and Aurore (St. Hilaire) Cadorette. She grew up in Berlin and was educated in the local school system.

She relocated to Manchester with her husband Henry Dumais in 1963 where she was employed in the manufacturing department at Modutec, Inc. She was the consummate homemaker who, above all else, cared for her family. She enjoyed getting together with family and friends and will be fondly remembered as a loving and devoted wife, mother, grandmother, great-grandmother, daughter, sister and friend.

She was predeceased by her husband of 63 years Henry Dumais in 2011, by her son Robert Dumais in 2010, by her brothers Lawrence Cadorette, Robert Cadorette and Norman Cadorette and by her sister Pauline Devoe.

Members of her family include her daughter Diane Roy and her husband Michael of Florida, her sons Peter Dumais of Manchester and Denis Dumais of Derry as well as several nieces, nephews and cousins.

Visitation was held on Friday June 29 from 11:30 am to 1:30 pm at the McHugh Funeral Home 283 Hanover St. corner of Beech St. in Manchester. A Memorial Service was celebrated at 1 pm in the funeral home. Inurnment took place in the NH State Veterans Cemetery in Boscawen at 3 pm.


  • Visitation Friday, June 29, 2018
  • Memorial Service Friday, June 29, 2018

Bertha A. Dumais

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