Church & Allen Funeral Service

136 Sachem Street, Norwich, CT


Marie N Ervin

December 24, 1936September 8, 2019

OAKDALE – Marie N. Ervin, 82, went to her eternal rest in the arms of the Lord on Sunday, Sept. 8, 2019 while a patient at Apple Rehabilitation and Health Care Center in Uncasville, CT.

She was born in Haiti on December 24, 1936 to the late Antoine and Marianne Jules Petit-Homme. She was married to Rippert Jean-Louis who predeceased her in 1975. Since that time, Marie raised her children alone sacrificing much to provide for them through her hard work as a Home Attendant helping others. Her love of God through her strong Christianity saw her through any obstacle increasing her faith as she went.

Marie is survived by her children; Rippert Jean-Louis and wife Marie Lourdes Jean-Louis of Florida, Edna Jean-Louis of Uncasville, Holga Registre and her husband Yves of Oakdale, Ritha Chery and her husband Rev. Jean R. Chery of Norwich, Soeurette Pierre and her husband Cristo of Oakdale, twelve (12) grandchildren; Micka and husband Samuel Lys, Jean and wife Dana Dort, Jean Kaff Chery, Yvancka Registre, Andy Chery, Monica Dort, Rifranca Jean-Louis, Samantha Registre, Quincy Jean-Louis and Mother Francoise Joseph, Joana Registre, Jonathan Registre, Charma Pierre, and four (4) great grandchildren; Dajon Dort, Samuel Lys, Noah Lys and Jennah Dort.

Visitation will be held on Friday, Sept. 13, 2019 from 5pm to 8pm at the Church & Allen Funeral Home, 136 Sachem St., Norwich, CT. On Saturday, Sept. 14th, all are invited for a viewing from 9am to 9:30am at the Family Church of God, 63 Church St., Norwich, CT. The Funeral Service will begin at 9:30am with burial immediately following at Maplewood Cemetery, 184 Salem Tnpk., Norwich, CT.

A Memorial Reception will be held in the auditorium of Family Church of God.

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  • Calling Hours Friday, September 13, 2019
  • Visitation Saturday, September 14, 2019
  • Funeral Service Saturday, September 14, 2019
  • Burial Saturday, September 14, 2019


Marie N Ervin

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