Bertha (Bert) M. Archambault, 92, of Medway and formerly of Holliston, passed away at her home on Monday, December 11, 2023. Born in Waltham, she was the daughter of the late Bertha Mary (Cullen) and Carl Kingsbury Drury. She was the loving wife of 65 years to the late William E. Archambault.
Bert was a devout Catholic and a longtime member of Saint Mary’s Catholic Church in Holliston, where she was a member of the RCIA and WINGS. She was a lector and Eucharistic minister and taught religious education for many years. She embraced her faith and love for Christ daily and will be revered for her strong faith in God. She enjoyed playing cribbage and was an avid domino player. Bert’s love for her family and their love for her was the central focus of her life. Her most cherished life’s work was her role as a dedicated mother, grandmother, and great-grandmother.
Bert is survived by her six daughters, Adele M. Dellicker of NJ, Dawn M. Robshaw of Holliston, Ellen M. Archambault of Auburn, Jeannie M. Buxbaum of Gloucester, Nicole M. Bridges of Medway and Carly M. Brennan of Franklin; her two sons, Michael E. Archambault of Holliston and James W. Archambault of Auburn. She also leaves behind 22 grandchildren, and 15 great-grandchildren; her sister, Cora Massaro of FL as well as many cousins, Nephews, Nieces, and many dear friends. She is predeceased by her siblings, Ann, Dorothy, Paul, Carlene, and John and her infant son, Paul William Archambault.
Visitation will be held on Tuesday, December 19th from 4:00-7:00 p.m. at Chesmore Funeral Home of Holliston, 854 Washington St. A funeral Mass will be celebrated on Wednesday, December 20th at 11:00 a.m. at Saint Mary’s Church of Holliston. Burial will follow in the parish cemetery. In lieu of flowers, donations may be made to a charity of one’s choice.