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GLOCESTER â€“ William F. â€śBillâ€ť Cassidy, Jr. 51, of Pound Rd., Glocester died Jan. 6, 2011 at home surrounded by his family. He was the loving companion of Carol Fernandes.
Born May 21, 1959 in Woonsocket a son of the late William F. and Marie (Bernier) Cassidy, Sr.
Bill worked in construction for over 30 years owning and working at various construction companies.
Billâ€™s love for the outdoors made him an avid hunter and fisherman.
Besides his companion he is survived by a son, Lucien Cassidy of W. VA; step-children, Dean Fernandes of Glocester and Jessica Fitchie of FL; brothers Albert Mercier, George â€śTinyâ€ť Lanoue of Woonsocket and Lucien â€śButchâ€ť Lanoue of Pascoag.
His funeral will be held on Tuesday at 8:30 am from the Egidio DiPardo & Sons Funeral Home, 75 Harris Ave., Woonsocket with a Mass of Christian burial at 10 am in St. Eugeneâ€™s Church, Chepachet. Burial will follow in St. Jean the Baptiste Cemetery, Bellingham. Calling hours are Monday from 5-8 pm.