Myrtle Mae (Falconer) "Sis" Savoie

April 28, 1927 - September 15, 2017
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Myrtle Mae “Sis” (Falconer) Savoie, 90, of Ludlow passed away on Friday, September 15, 2017. Daughter of the late Ralph and Enid (McEwan) Falconer, she was born in Ludlow on April 28, 1927.  A graduate of Ludlow High School, Myrtle played on the basketball team and later on the Hockey Moms’ team.  She was a school bus driver for the towns of Ludlow and Wilbraham for over 25 years.  She supported her community, church and family’s many interests by actively participating with the Scouts, the Boys and Girls Club’s ‘Gypsy Tribe’ camping group and FMCA “RV” Chapters.  Myrt was a hands-on contributor in all things and a true and loving life companion to her husband.  Her kids were all proud to call her Mom.  Upon their retirement Myrt and Rene resided in Johnson, VT for over 35 years, returning to Ludlow in 2013.

Myrtle is survived by her husband of 70 years Rene J. Savoie of Ludlow, MA: four sons Rhett (Jane) of Berlin, VT, Reid (Carol) of Wilbraham, MA, Rory of Johnson, VT, Reese of Ludlow, MA; three daughters Regina Germain (Jack) of Hampden, MA, Roxanne Savoie of Ludlow, MA and Rhonda Zina (Dick) of Palmer, MA. She also leaves her brother Roland “Chick” Falconer of Wells, ME.  She leaves 16 beloved grandchildren: Journe and Jacene Germain, Jolette (Ryan) Conway, Curt Zina, Calli (Tony) Phillips, Corinne (Bill) Matchett, Britney (Adam) Crisafulli,  Bethany(Luke) Jenne, Brandon (Jaime) Savoie, Brody (Jillian) Savoie, Austin (Amanda) Savoie, Zarah, Zethen, Soren, Torrey and Taren Savoie as well as 16 great-grandchildren Kailen, Rilynn, Emerson, Cardin, Theoren, Tristan, Raelyn, Matthew, Mason, Mia, Isalina, Emiliana, Luca, Roman, Reese, and Gehrig. Myrtle leaves surviving in-laws Rita (Larry) Beaudry and Roland Savoie both of Ludlow, MA and Mary “Mimi” Savoie of Agawam.  Myrtle was predeceased by her brothers Ralph E. and Bob “Punchy” Falconer.

Myrt will also be fondly remembered by her many friends, RV fellows, neighbors (VT and MA) and the loving staff and residents from Life Care Center of Wilbraham, MA.

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Service Schedule

Visitation Information

Date: Saturday, September 23, 2017

Time: 9:30 am - 11:00 am

Kapinos-Mazur Funeral Home


64 Sewall Street
Ludlow, MA 01056

Service Information

Date: Saturday, September 23, 2017

Time: 11:00 am

Kapinos-Mazur Funeral Home


64 Sewall Street
Ludlow, MA 01056

Cemetery Information

Date: Saturday, September 23, 2017

Island Pond Cemetery


Center Street, Ludlow, MA, 1056

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Donation Information

Donations in Myrtle’s memory may be made to Life Care Center of Wilbraham, 2399 Boston Rd, Wilbraham, MA 01095.


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Born: April 28, 1927
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Rhett and Sherida laRose posted on 9/25/17

We were saddened to read of merited passing. We miss not seeing you guys on the porch. Fern our thoughts are with you and your family.


Mary Ann (Masley) Gianni posted on 9/20/17

To the Savoie Family, Always will remember the wonderful mom, and special person she was. So sorry for your loss.


Eric Gulbrandsen posted on 9/19/17

My sincere condolences to her friends and family....


Pinky Sizemore posted on 9/19/17

My Condolence's to Auntie Myrt's husband Uncle Rene ane her Kids my heart is with you all she will be missed by Fred and Myself very much love you all