Raymond A. Ouellette
Date of Passing:
Ouellette, Raymond, A., 65, formerly of Riverside and Tiverton, died peacefully on July 16, 2010 at the Dartmouth Hitchcock Medical Center, Lebanon, NH. He was the beloved husband of Paula M. (Gonsalves) Ouellette.
Born in Adams, MA, a son of the late Raymond J. and Sarah B. (Fortin) Ouellette, he lived in East Providence for 30 years and Tiverton for 5 years.
Mr. Ouellette was a registered Representative for New England Financial for the past 5 years. He previously was with Almerica Financial for 22 years.
Raymond was a communicant, eucharistic minister and lecturer at St. Brendan Church. He was a 30 year member of the St. Brendan Church choir, a 10 year member of the St. Brendan Parish Council and also was a confirmation teacher.
Mr. Ouellette was a graduate of Providence College Class of 1971. He also studied at St. Joseph’s and St. John’s Seminary in Maine. He was a ten year member of the East Providence Community Chorus and former Treasurer of the Rhode Island Life Underwriters. He enjoyed spending time with his family.
Besides his wife of 41 years, he is survived by a son; Timothy P. Ouellette and his wife Kathy of North Thetford, VT, five sisters; Anita Mulcahy of Woonsocket, Lucille Ouellette of Westerly, Doris Santoro of South Kingstown, Florence DiFanti of North Kingstown and Michelle Alexyon of Cary, NC and six grandchildren. He was the father of the late Ann-Marie Blake.
His funeral will be held on Wednesday July 21, 2010 from the W. RAYMOND WATSON FUNERAL HOME, 350 Willett Avenue, Riverside at 8:45 am with a Concelebrated Mass of Christian Burial in St. Brendan Church, Turner Avenue, Riverside at 10 am. Graveside burial will follow in Gate of Heaven Cemetery.
Calling hours are Tuesday 4-8 pm. Flowers are respectfully omitted. Contributions in Raymond’s memory to St. Brendan Church, 60 Turner Avenue, Riverside, RI, 02915 or St. Theresa Church, 265 Stafford Road, Tiverton, RI, 02878 or the ALS Association of RI, 2915 Post Road, Warwick, RI, 02886 would be deeply appreciated.