Arthur Henri Beaudet - Woonsocket

Arthur Henri Beaudet - Woonsocket

Arthur Henri “Pug” Beaudet, 88, a resident of Woonsocket, passed away Jan. 26, 2014, at his son’s residence in Albion surrounded by his family.

He was the loving husband of 66 years to Pauline (Lapierre) Beaudet. He was born in Woonsocket R.I., the son of the late Alphonse and Marie Anne (Nadeau) Beaudet.

He was a master mechanic for Nelmor Inc. in North Uxbridge, Mass., from where he retired in 1990. Previously he worked for the Blackstone Combing Co., in Millville, Mass. He was a lifelong Woonsocket resident and served in the Army during World War II.

Besides his wife he is survived by his children, son, Richard Beaudet of Albion; daughters, Madeleine Telfeyan of Little Compton, Doris Daponte of Bristol and Marie LaRose of Blackstone, Mass. He also is survived eight grandchildren and 1 great-grandson. He was preceded in death by brothers, Adjutor “Neg,” Emile, Omer “Ben,” Herve “Pop,” Edmond “Speed,” and sisters, Cecile Carpentier, Jeanne Travis, Bertha Attridge, Louise Carpentier and Florence Beard.

His funeral will be held Friday at 9 a.m. from Egidio DiPardo & Sons Funeral, 75 Harris Ave., Woonsocket, with a Mass of Christian Burial at 10 a.m. in All Saints Church, Woonsocket. Burial will follow in St. Jean the Baptiste Cemetery in Bellingham, Mass. Calling hours will be held Thursday from 4 until 8 p.m.

Donations in lieu of flowers can be made to: Dept. of Veterans Affairs, VA Medical Center, 830 Chalkstone Ave, Providence, RI 02908, adding to the memo line, “In memory of Arthur Beaudet.”