Joseph R. Chabot, 84, passed away on Friday, February 8, 2013 at Riverview Healthcare Community, Coventry, RI. Born in Coventry, RI, he was the husband of the late Lena ML (Beauchaine) Chabot and the son of the late Joseph C. and Ronalda (Lefebvre) Chabot. He was a Material Controller for General Dynamics, Electric Boat at Quonset Point, RI for ten years until retiring. He was also a backhoe operator for eighteen years for Coventry Water Department and worked for both the Soucy and Reynolds Construction Companies in Coventry, RI. He was a US Army veteran of the Korean Conflict. He was also a life member of the VFW #9404 of Coventry, RI.
Joseph is survived by two sons; Joseph and Louis Chabot, three daughters; Dianne Barry, Jeannine Johnson and Louisette Battey, a brother; Robert Chabot, three sisters; Estelle Grandchamp, Connie Lague and Pauline Turgeon, ten grandchildren and two great grandchildren. He was predeceased by a daughter; Marie Chabot and a sister; Jeannette Lague.
Military Honors will be held on Wednesday, February 13, 2013 at the RI Veterans Cemetery, 310 South County Trail, Exeter, RI at 10:00 am. Burial will follow.
Funeral arrangements are under the direction of Gorton-Menard Funeral Home and Crematory, 721 Washington Street, Coventry, RI.
For online condolences please visit GortonMenardFuneralHome.com
Reported: 02/11/13 (Show all obituaries for this day)
By: Gorton-Menard Funeral Home & Crematory (Show all obituaries and information about this funeral home)