John F. Mousseau
BURRILLVILLE - John F. Mousseau, passed away, Sunday, July 27, 2014 at Tockwotton on the Waterfront, East Providence, surrounded by his family. He was the husband of Claire (Menard) Mousseau, whom he married on Nov. 25, 1961. They resided in Mapleville and were lifelong residents of Burrillville. Born in Providence, he was the son of the late Albert and Elizabeth (McCormick) Mousseau.
Before retiring, John worked his entire career in the food industry, including as a grocery manager for the former Almacs supermarket chain, for Frito-Lay and Whole Foods Market. He was a volunteer member of the Oakland-Mapleville Fire Department, a member of the Knights of Columbus, Pascoag and he served in the Navy Reserves for eight years. John loved playing with his grandchildren, gardening, traveling and listening to music. He was an avid sportsman who enjoyed bowling, pool and rooting for the Red Sox, Patriots and Bruins.
Besides his wife, he is survived by one son, John Mousseau Jr. of West New York, NJ, three daughters; Lisa Palmer of Hopkinton, MA, Laurie Brown of Barrington and Kristen Dermooshegian of Douglas, MA, one brother, Matthew Mousseau of Greenville, three sisters; Ann Sutherland of Pawtucket, Susan Colburn of Smithfield, and Mary Dwyer of Harrisville and five grandchildren; Dylan and Evan Palmer, Ashley and Jared Dermooshegian and Nicole Brown.
His funeral will be held on Friday, Aug. 1, 2014 at 9AM from the Boucher Funeral Home, 272 Sayles Ave. Pascoag, with a Mass of Christian Burial at 10AM in Our Lady of Good Help Church, 1063 Victory Highway, Mapleville. Inurnment will follow in St. Patrick's Cemetery, Burrillville. Calling hours will be Thursday, July 31, 2014 from 5 to 8PM. In lieu of flowers, donations may be made to the Glocester Senior Center, 1210 Putnam Pike, Chepachet, RI 02814 or to the Michael J. Fox Foundation for Parkinson's
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