Doris L. Houle, 83, died peacefully on Thursday morning, November 8, 2022 at the Courville Nursing Home surrounded by her loving family. She is the beloved wife of Robert E. Houle with whom she shared 62 years of marriage.
Doris was born in Nashua, New Hampshire on July 5, 1939 and was the daughter of the late Alfred and Melina (Marrott) Currier. She received her education in the Nashua School System and was a graduate of Nashua Senior High School.
For many years, she and her husband proudly owned and operated Mr. Robert Hair Styling on Main Street in Nashua.
In her free time, Doris enjoyed traveling especially to Quebec, Canada to visit family but to also visit as many churches as possible. She was very proud of her French heritage. She also loved to do crafts and crocheting and in her younger years, she was a member of a bowling league at Leda Lanes in Nashua. Doris was a parishioner of St. Christopher Church and spent many hours volunteering with them. Above all, her most cherished time was spent with her loving family.
In addition to her husband, Robert, she is survived by her two children, Lisa Schnetter and her husband Michael of Nashua and Lawrence L. Houle of California; her two grandchildren, Erika Alexander and significant other Alberto Allende of Hudson and Tyle Cutler and his wife Kellie of Georgia; and her three great-grandchildren, Jordan Alexander, Brady Allende, and Raegan Cutler. She is also survived by her siblings, Pauline Leith of Nashua and Jane Ouellette of Cape Cod; her sister-in-law, Pat Currier of Nashua; as well as many nieces and nephews.
Relatives and friends are invited to Doris’ visitation on SUNDAY, November 13th from 12 Noon until 2 PM at ROCHETTE FUNERAL HOME AND CREMATION SERVICES, 21 Kinsley Street, Nashua. Her Funeral Mass will be held on MONDAY, November 14th at 10 AM in St. Christopher Church, 62 Manchester Street, Nashua. Her interment will follow in St. Francis Xavier Cemetery, Nashua. In lieu of flowers, donations may be made in Dori’s name to the Bone Health and Osteoporosis Foundation, 251 18th Street, Suite 630, Arlington, VA 22202.