Lucien R. Chartier Sr. - Cumberland

Lucien R. Chartier Sr. - Cumberland

Lucien R. Chartier Sr., 74, of Cumberland, passed away Monday, Sept. 30, 2013, at home while surrounded by his loving family. He is survived by his adoring wife of 54 years, Helene (Goethals) Chartier.

Born and raised in Woonsocket, he was the son of the late Andrew and RoseAlma (Allard) Chartier. He lived most of his life in Woonsocket before moving to Cumberland 14 years ago.

Lucien worked at Health-Tex for 27 years and later worked at Texas Instruments until his retirement. Lucien enjoyed delivering papers for The Valley Breeze.

He enjoyed camping with his family, playing horseshoes and pool in his leisure time.

In addition to his wife, he leaves his five children and their spouses, Renee and Walter Casto, Audrey and Lionel J. Boisvert, Lisa and Kevin Corbett, Lucien and Jackie (Aubin) Chartier Jr., and Daniel and Nikki (Tellstone) Chartier; a sister, Irene Dowd; and 13 grandchildren and seven great-grandchildren. He was the brother of the late Leo, Rene, and Roger Chartier.

The funeral will be held Friday, Oct. 4, 2013, at 9 a.m. from the O’NEILL Funeral Home, 3102 Mendon Road, Cumberland, followed by a Mass of Christian Burial at 10 a.m. in Saint James Church, Division Street, Manville. Burial will be private. Visiting hours are Thursday from 4-8 p.m. in the funeral home. www.rifuneral.com