Michael S. McCusker - Cumberland

Michael S. McCusker - Cumberland

Michael S. McCusker, 71, of Waumsett Avenue passed away Saturday, Sept. 14 at Philip Hulitar Hospice Center, Providence. He was the husband of Karen (LaRose) Free.

Born in Pawtucket, he was the son of Mary R. (Tucker) McCusker of Cumberland and the late William G. McCusker. He was a lifelong resident of Cumberland.

Mr. McCusker was a U.S. Army veteran. Mr. McCusker was an owner of the former Mello's Pub in Cumberland for many years. He also was a Loss Prevention Officer for the former Cherry & Webb Co., for 15 years and formerly an employee of Lincoln Greyhound Park for many years.

Besides his wife and mother, he is survived by his son, Scott McCusker of Knoxville, Tenn.; two stepsons, Bill Free and his wife Kristen of Cumberland and Casey Free and his wife Beth, also of Cumberland; one brother, Dennis McCusker of Cumberland; one sister, Patricia Pereira and her husband Ronald of Venice, Fla., and Narragansett; a sister-in-law, Carol McCusker of Cumberland; two grandchildren, Marek and Matthew McCusker, and three step-grandchildren, Billy, Abbey and Hannah Free, all of Cumberland; and several nieces and nephews. He was the brother of the late Kerry McCusker.

A Funeral Mass will be celebrated on Saturday, Nov. 23 at 10 A.M. in Sacred Heart Church, 58 Church Street, North Attleboro, Mass. Calling hours are respectfully omitted. Arrangements are under the direction of J. J. Duffy Funeral Home, 757 Mendon Road, Cumberland. Guestbook: jjduffyfuneralhome.com