Jean-Paul B. Antaya - Lincoln

Jean-Paul B. Antaya - Lincoln

Jean-Paul B. Antaya, 81, of Lincoln, passed away peacefully, Sunday, 8/24/14 at Philip Hulitar Inpatient Center, Providence. Born in Manville, he was the son of Bernard and Therese Antaya.

He was the beloved husband of 59 years of Janice Antaya. They married while he was in the Army, serving in Alabama.

He worked in truck body fabrication until his retirement in 1991. He loved horses, enjoyed yard work, tinkering in the garage, watching NASCAR, and spending time with family.

He is survived by his wife, Janice Antaya; his brother, Maurice Antaya of New York, N.Y.; his son, David Antaya of Manville; his daughter, Heidi Laquerre of Lincoln; and his beloved granddaughters, Nicole and Kasey Laquerre, also of Lincoln.

Donations may be made in his honor to the Philip Hulitar Inpatient Center, Providence, R.I. For messages of condolence visit