- June 2, 1943 - October 7, 2016
- Worcester, Massachusetts
of Richard 's Passing
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“Love you dad!!!! Will miss you every day!!!
1 of 21 | Posted by: Diana-Marie (Dubuque) Allaire - NV
“I worked at Dunkin Donuts on Grafton St. for more than 2 years and it was always a pleasure to see Dick every morning and afternoon for his coffee. I...Read More »
2 of 21 | Posted by: Stephanie Klein - Worcester, MA
“To Liz and family. I worked with Liz and she always said great things about her husband. I hope they find comfort and peace they need at this time....Read More »
3 of 21 | Posted by: Christina Berard - worcester, MA
“Sorry for your loss, take care all of you.
4 of 21 | Posted by: A friend
“To Liz and family, I am sorry to hear of your loss. My thoughts and prayers go out to all of you.
5 of 21 | Posted by: Barbara Gaucher - Worcester, MA
“Uncle Richard was always making us laugh. I remember when him, Liz, Dickie, Michelle and Vickie would come over Nan's apartment in Worcester and we...Read More »
6 of 21 | Posted by: Kristen Paquette - Spencer, MA
“Our deepest sympathy to Liz, Diana, Dickie and Michael. Richard was our cousin and our Dad's only nephew. Richard loved to tease our Dad and worked...Read More »
7 of 21 | Posted by: Anne Johnson - MA
“Rich and I grew up together since grade school. His mom, dad and sister Jean made a huge impression on myself and many of my friends with their love...Read More »
8 of 21 | Posted by: Richard Kelley - Charlton, MA
“Dicky and I worked together at the part store for 2 years . He was pretty funny and would always have a joke or good story for me ... Condolences to...Read More »
9 of 21 | Posted by: Stephanie m - CT
“Dick was one of the smartest managers I have had the honor of knowing, at Advance Auto parts , working with him for many years through the busy and...Read More »
10 of 21 | Posted by: Paul Bachand - worcester, MA
“So sorry for your loss. Rick and I will always remember Dick at the Old Mobil Gas Station. Your all in our thoughts and our prayers.Rick and Chris...Read More »
11 of 21 | Posted by: A friend
“Oh no I am so sad to hear this! Dick will live on in all of our Roll On America memories! He was a good man! Sending my deepest sympathies to the...Read More »
12 of 21 | Posted by: Lynne Toomey - Northborough, MA
“Id see Dick almost everyday at the auto store, such a kind man always had a smile on his face... Dick was a true gentleman.
13 of 21 | Posted by: Lynn A
“RIP Dick my thoughts and prayers go out to the family I used to work with him at auto palace. My sincere condolences. michelle simmons
14 of 21 | Posted by: A friend
“Thank you for serving our country. May your family find comfort in their faith and may you Rest in Peace.
15 of 21 | Posted by: Dr.Timothy Hoffman - Spencer, MA
“I didn't know your dad but what I do know is that he helped raise his children well. My best to you each.
16 of 21 | Posted by: Tony Brooks
“Liz,Diana,Dickie,&Michael Grandchildren,and family. Our deepest Sympathy go out to you all. Our thoughts and prayers are with you. Rich was a great...Read More »
17 of 21 | Posted by: A friend
18 of 21 | Posted by: Thomas.
“To the entire Dubuque family Please accept our heartfelt condolences. Dick has bean a life long Friend and a staple of Grafton Hill for as long as I...Read More »
19 of 21 | Posted by: Thomas A. Pellegrino and Family
“One of the greatest men I'll ever know. You meant more to me then you'll ever know. The only real grandfather I ever had in my life. I'm so glad I...Read More »
20 of 21 | Posted by: Victoria Lamonda - FL
“So very sorry for ur loss ...my thoughts and prayers are with u all
21 of 21 | Posted by: Kathy Hartman - Shrewsbury, MA
Richard E. Dubuque, 73, of Worcester passed away after a short illness on October 7, 2016 in his home. He is survived by his wife of 49 years Elizabeth A. (Pennell) Dubuque, his three children, Diana Marie E. Allaire, Richard G. Dubuque and his wife Michelle, Michael W. Dubuque and his wife Kayti, nine grandchildren and nieces and nephews. He was born in Worcester and has lived there his entire life. He was preceded in death by his parents, Gerard and Rita (Cournoyer) Dubuque and by his sister Jean (Dubuque) Paquette. He was a graduate of Classical High School and served in the U.S. Army from 1962 to 1967.
Richard was known as Dick to his friends and was a very skillful mechanic. He was known for his sarcastic personality but was always willing to help someone in need no matter what. Calling hours in DIRSA-MORIN FUNERAL HOME, 298 Grafton Street will be held on Friday October 14, 2016 from 6:00 to 8:00 PM.