Carl G. Dupont – Woonsocket

Carl G. Dupont – Woonsocket

Carl G. Dupont, 75, of Diamond Hill Road, passed away Wednesday, May 1, 2019, in Landmark Medical Center with his loving wife by his side. He was the beloved husband of Andrea (Contre) Dupont.

Born in Everett, Mass., he was the son of the late Charles and Dorothy (Dunnell) Dupont.

Carl and his wife enjoyed shopping, gourmet dining and going on vacations together. He loved to cook and entertain and spend time with family and friends. Carl was a kind, warm-hearted man and was loved by everyone who knew him.

Carl worked as a retail manager for over 52 years in the capacity of district manager and store manager for Sparks Department Stores, Stuarts Department Stores, Ames and K Mart and finally retiring from TJ Maxx in North Kingston, R.I. There he received their most prestigious award of Presidents Club in 2013 for recognition of his leadership and initiative and for attracting, developing and training new talent for the future of TJ Maxx. He also won Team of the Year honors for nine consecutive years.

Carl also was actively involved with The Hole in the Wall Gang Camp for kids with cancer started by Paul Newman, where he spearheaded many fundraising activities, raising monies to support the camp.

Besides his wife, Andrea, he is survived by his two children, Mark Dupont of Cape Cod, Mass., and Robin Foley of Bridgewater, Mass.; two step-sons, Dennis and Jeffrey Barca of Bridgewater, Mass.; eight grandchildren and one great-grandchild, and several nieces and nephews. He was the brother to the late Donna Jewell and Douglas Dupont.

A Memorial Mass will be held on Wednesday, May 8, 2019, at 10 a.m., in St. Joan of Arc Church, Mendon Road, Cumberland. Burial will be in St. Stanislaus Cemetery, Farm Street, Blackstone, Mass. Relatives and friends are invited. Calling hour are on Tuesday, May 7, 2019, from 5 to 7 p.m. in the S. DiPardo memorial Chapel Funeral Home, 1583 Diamond Hill Road, Woonsocket, RI 02895.

In lieu of flowers, donations to The Hole In the Wall Camp,, in Carls memory would be appreciated.