Lisa Ann Theriault, 51, of Brookfield, died Nov. 3 at Village Crest Center for Health & Rehabilitation in New Milford following a battle with cancer.

Ms. Theriault was born Dec. 12, 1960, in Winchester, Mass., the daughter of Lorette (Pelletier) Theriault and the late Albert A. Theriault.

She was a member of the Brookfield High School Class of 1978.

She was a longtime employee of Scholastic Books, formerly Grolier, in Danbury.

Ms. Theriault loved to travel and enjoyed crafting her needlework. Most of all, she enjoyed being with her family.

She was a devout parishioner of St. Marguerite Bourgeoys Church in Brookfield.

In addition to her mother, Ms. Theriault is survived by a brother, Mark Theriault, and his wife, Martha, of Brookfield; two sisters, Donna Schlemmer, and her husband, Carl, of Geneva, Ill.; and Diane Clark, and her husband, Christopher, of Bridgewater; several nieces and a nephew, Jenna and Bradley Schlemmer and Kayla and Sydney Theriault; and aunts and cousins.

The Brookfield Funeral Home was in charge of arrangements.

In lieu of flowers, memorials may be made to St. Marguerite Bourgeoys Church, 138 Candlewood Lake Road, Brookfield CT 06804, or to the Susan G. Komen for the Cure at