Frederick C. Shurick – Blackstone

Frederick C. Shurick – Blackstone

Frederick C. Shurick 89, of Blackstone passed away peacefully in his home early Tuesday morning on June 5, 2018. He joins his late wife Mary S. (Clouart) Shurick.

Born on September 6, 1928, in Millville, Mass., he is the son of the late William and Irene (Lamothe) Shurick.

Frederick served in the U.S. Air Force and was a carpenter by trade, he built many homes in and around Blackstone and served as building inspector for many years. He enjoyed his gardening and camping as well as hunting and fishing.

He is predeceased by his daughter, Roberta I. Shurick, of Blackstone and his brother, William Shurick, of Mapleville, R.I.

Fred leaves behind his three daughters, Deborah M. her husband, Donald Carter, Jane A. her late husband, Stephen J. Boxold, Maria C. Shurick; his sister, Theresa (Shurick), and her husband, Lawrence Ray, all of Blackstone; 11 grandchildren, 20 great-grandchildren and many nieces and nephews.

Visiting hours will be held Friday, June 8, 2018, from 4 to 8 p.m., in the Buma Funeral Home, 101 N. Main St., Rte. 122, Uxbridge, Mass.

Funeral services will be Saturday, June 9, 2018, at 9 a.m., from the funeral home, followed by a Mass of Christian burial at 10 a.m., in St. Paul Church, 48 St. Paul St., Blackstone.

Burial with full Military Honors will follow in St. Paul’s Cemetery, Gaskill St., Blackstone.

In lieu of flowers, the family asks that you please make memorial donations directly to: Homes for our Troops, 6 Main St., Taunton, MA 02780, or online at .