Rebecca A. Charette, obituary

Wed, 10/02/2019 - 9:15am

ROCKLAND — Rebecca “Becky” Anne Charette, 49, passed away unexpectantly at her home on Saturday, September 28, 2019.

Born in Boston MA on August 12, 1970 to John and Eleanor (Matarazzo) Helverson, she was educated in local schools and graduated from Marblehead High School in 1988. Following high school, she went on to college, graduating from Endicott College in 1990. She also attended Salem State Community College. Becky was a resident of the North Shore for quite some time before she made her trek up to Maine in 2007 with her family.

In August of 2011 she married Andre Charette and together they made their home in Rockland.

As an education technician, Becky worked for some time at the Rockland and Rockport YMCA, as well as the Day Care Center at Penbay Medical Center. At the time of her passing she was working for Child Development Services in Rockland.

Predeceased by her father, she is survived by her mother and step-father, Eleanor and William Ives of Rockport; her husband, Andre of Rockland; her daughter, Katlyn Buckingham and her husband Aaron of Portland; two
step-sons, Ryan Byors of Manhattan NY, and Zachary Charette of Beverly, MA; her sister, Martha Ives of Rockport; two brothers, Samuel Ives of Rockland and William Ives of Portland; as well as her two nieces, and
three nephews.

A celebration of Becky’s life will be held Monday, Oct, 7, at 2 p.m. at Burpee, Carpenter & Hutchins Funeral Home, Rockland, with a reception to follow at the Waterworks Restaurant, 7 Lindsey St., Rockland.

Arrangements are with Burpee, Carpenter & Hutchins Funeral Home, Rockland.

To share a memory or condolence with Becky’s family, visit her Book of Memories at