Blackstone - Robert A. Lamarche, 88 of Blackstone St., died peacefully, Monday, August 26, 2019 in Landmark Medical Center surrounded by his family. He was the husband of Rosann (Scimemi) Lamarche. Robert and Rosann were married for 65 years.
Born in Woonsocket, son of the late Alphonse and Rose (Fontaine) Lamarche.
Robert was a United States Air Force Veteran and he was also was a graduate of Holy Cross College.
He worked for Manville Jenkes, Taft Pierres, Whitin Machine Works, and Draper Corp. Robert was Chairman of the Board of Selectman in Blackstone for 9 years. He was a Police Officer in Blackstone for 10 years and a police dispatcher prior to retirement.
Besides his wife Rosann, he is survived by his two daughters, Beverly R. Lamarche of Woonsocket and Diana R. Glassey and her husband Michael of Coventry.
He was also the brother of the late Irene Lamarche and Estelle Roy.
A Memorial Mass will be held on Monday, September 2, 2019 at 10 AM in St. Paul’s Church 48 St. Paul St. Blackstone, MA. The S. DiPardo Memorial Chapel Funeral Home 1583 Diamond Hill Rd Woonsocket, RI 02895 is in charge of the arrangements.
Relatives and friends are invited. In lieu of flowers, donations to St. Paul’s Church 48 St. Paul St. Blackstone, MA 01504 in Roberts memory would be appreciated.