The family announces with sorrow her death on Thursday February 6, 2020 at the Timmins and District Hospital at the age of 76. She is predeceased by her spouse Gilles Paré. Dear mother of Michel Gagnon (Marie-Ange), Nicole Brazeau (Brian) and Carole Young (Mike); step-mother of Ghislain Paré (Hélène), Michel Paré and Guylaine Paré. Loving grandmother of Kayla Brazeau-Atkinson (Kayne), Kory Brazeau (Brittany), Ryan McIntyre (Krystie), Kevin McIntyre (Tatiana), Sydney McIntyre (Kelsey), Colin Young (Amanda), Ian Young, Steven Paré, Samantha Paré, Pascal Paré (Stephanie), Samuel Paré (Chanel), Jean-Rock Brisson (Breanna), and Jenny Paré. She also survived by numerous great-grandchildren, nieces and nephews, as well as her sister Estelle Brennan (Larry) and her brother Raymond Bergeron. She is predeceased by her parents Theodore and Berthe Bergeron, her twin brother Roger Bergeron and her sister Lilliane Leblanc. Rita loved going to the bingo and playing cards with her friends. A Celebration of Life will be held on Saturday February 8, 2020 from 6 p.m. to 8 p.m. in the Lessard-Stephens Reception Centre. Funeral arrangements have been entrusted to Lessard-Stephens Funeral Home. Remembrance donations to the Timmins and District Hospital Hospice will be greatly appreciated.