Woonsocket - Gary L. King Sr., 78 of Clinton St. died Saturday, January 26, 2019 in Landmark Medical Center with his family by his side. He was the husband of Maria (Fonseca) King.
Born in Highland Park, Michigan, son of the late Robert and Maxine (Patenaude) King.
Mr. King was a United States Navy Veteran. He worked as a truck driver for Blue & Cartage for several years. Mr. King was a former member of the VFW and the Moose Club.He enjoyed bowling, Wii bowling, BINGO, dancing with his wife and going fishing.
Besides his wife Maria he is survived by his ten children, Lisa Beaureguard of Woonsocket, Robert King of Florida, Maureen Asselin and her husband Michael of Woonsocket, Dawn and her husband Michael of Scituate, Gary King Jr. and his wife Shelly of Woonsocket, Lisa Carpentier, Sherri Joseph and her husband David all of Maine, and Darrell and James Derkaz and Joshua King all of Woonsocket. One brother, Brian King of Michigan. 23 grandchildren and 29 great-grandchildren.
He was also the brother of the late Diane, Michelle, and Dawn and grandfather of the late Tyler Lessard.
A Celebration of Life will be held on Friday, February 1, 2019 in the S. DiPardo Memorial Chapel Funeral Home 1583 Diamond Hill Rd. Woonsocket, RI 02895.
Relatives and friends are invited; calling hours are from 4-7 PM.