NORTH SMITHFIELD- Raymond Kucharski, 93, passed away peacefully, surrounded by his family on Wednesday, May 2, 2012 at the St. Antoine Residence. He was the beloved husband of the late Mary (Coricelli) Kucharski for more than 65 years.
Born Sept. 29. 1918 in So. Bellingham, MA., he was the son of the late Peter & Tekla (Hywak) Kucharski.
Before entering the St. Antoine Residence, he resided in Woonsocket for 50 years and then was a resident of Deerfield Commons in No. Smithfield.
Mr. Kucharski was an Inventory Control Analyst for the Whitin Machine Works for 35 years retiring in 1980. He served in the U.S. Army during WWII. He was a member & communicant of St. Anthony's Church in Woonsocket and was a member of the National Timberwolf Association.
He is survived by a son Raymond Kucharski of Woonsocket. 3 Daughters, Lucille Houle of No. Smithfield, Rena Pennington of Fort Lauderdale, FL & Lynda Boucher of Harrisville, RI 12 Grandchildren & 18 Great Grandchildren. He was the brother of the late John, Steven, Michael, Anna & Mary.
His Funeral will be Monday at 9:00 A.M. from the Kubaska Funeral Home, 35 Harris Ave. Woonsocket with a Mass of Christian Burial at 10:00 A.M. in St. Anthony's Church, Greene St. Woonsocket. Burial will be in St. Charles Cemetery Blackstone, MA. Relatives & Friends are invited. Visitation hours are Sunday from 4:00 to 8:00 P.M.