FARMINGTON – Theodate “Teddy” H. Bernard, 70, of Strickland Loop Road, Livermore Falls, died early Wednesday, July 4, at Franklin Memorial Hospital, where she had been a patient.

She was born in Old Town, Aug. 29, 1936, the daughter of Arthur and Angela (Perry) Goulet. She attended school in Bath and Livermore Falls.

On May 2, 1958, she married Francois Bernard of Livermore Falls at St. Rose of Lima Church in Jay. He passed away April 11, 2007. She was a devoted wife, mother and grandmother and enjoyed being a homemaker and taking care of her family. She also worked at Bass Shoe as a stitcher.

She is survived by two sons, Steven Bernard of Jay and Ronald Bernard, and his wife, Angela, of Sabattus; three daughters, Jean Bernard of Cumberland, R.I., Patricia Cohenour, and her husband, Brian, of Auburn and Denise Bernard of Turner; eight grandchildren; five great-grandchildren; three sisters, Jeanne Lyman of Livermore Falls, Barbara Castonguay of Livermore and Elaine Dubord of Livermore.

She was predeceased by two brothers, Joseph Cormier and Everett Goulet; and a sister, Bunny Plourde.