Dorothy "Dot" Brisson

  • Died: February 7, 2020
  • Location: Hooksett, New Hampshire

Lambert Funeral Home & Crematory

1799 Elm St
Manchester, NH 03104

Tel. (603) 625-6951

Tribute & Message From The Family

Dorothy "Dot" (Felix) Brisson, 97, passed away peacefully on February 7, 2020.

A native of Pawtucket, RI, Dot spent most of her life in Hooksett, NH. She was the loving daughter of Oscar and Martha (Moquin) Felix.

She was predeceased by Douglas Brisson, her beloved husband of over 50 years, as well as her two brothers, Norman Felix and Oscar Felix, Jr.

Her family includes two children, Susan Masewic and husband, Kevin, of Manchester and Thomas Brisson and wife, Sheila, of Hooksett. Dot was the cherished Nana of five grandchildren, Abby St. Pierre, Lori (Masewic) Irwin, Caitrin Brisson, Devlyn Brisson and Courtney Brisson; and a great grandson, Tristan Ryan Irwin.

Dot spent much of her work life in local industries - R.G. Sullivan Cigar Factory, Pandora Knitted Fashions and Velcro, USA. She was a former member of the Hooksett Firefighters Ladies Auxiliary. Dot was also kept extremely busy caring for her husband who became paralyzed early in their marriage and supporting him in every way.

Dot was totally devoted to her family, and relished time spent together. She was a captivating sweet person and feisty as well. She loved outside gardening and never missed an opportunity to go shopping. She also relished road trips with her husband later in life.

Her family is most grateful for the support given by a loving caregiver, Genevieve Kelly, and for services provided by VNA Home Health Services.

SERVICES: A Mass of Christian Burial will celebrate Dot's life on Saturday, March 7, 2020 at 11 a.m. at Holy Rosary Church, 21 Main St., Hooksett. Private interment will be at the NH State Veterans Cemetery in Boscawen.

In lieu of flowers, donations may be made to the Paralyzed Veterans of America at

Lambert Funeral Home & Crematory, Manchester is assisting the family with arrangements.


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My condolences with love ❤

Posted by Fausto Di Ianne - Manchester, NH - Family Friend   March 07, 2020

I am so glad to have met Dot. Her personality of sweet yet feisty was apparent to me from our brief andvfew meetings. I am so sad for your loss. Jerri and Henry

Posted by Jerri Myers - Hampton Falls, NH - Family   February 23, 2020

We are very sorry to hear of the loss of Dorothy from your family.Our thoughts and prayers are with you all.

Posted by Mary Ellen McCarthy - Dracut, MA - Family Friend   February 23, 2020

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