Ray Nadeau – Lincoln

Ray Nadeau – Lincoln

Ray Nadeau, 75, of Franklin St., died Thursday, June 25, 2020, at home, surrounded by his loving family. He was the beloved husband of Diane (Kenney) Nadeau. Mr. & Mrs. Nadeau had been married for 48 years.

Born in Central Falls, a son of the late Emile and Albina (Marcotte) Nadeau, he had lived in Lincoln for most of his life.

Mr. Nadeau was a union carpenter with the Carpenters Local 535, Massachusetts, before retiring.

An avid outdoorsman, he was a member of the Rhode Island Canoe Club, and enjoyed rock climbing, cross-country skiing, and camping.

Besides his wife, he is survived by two daughters, Kristy Nadeau of Danielson, Conn., and Katie Nadeau of Lincoln; two sons, Jesse Nadeau and Joshua Nadeau, both of Fall River, Mass.; three sisters, Marie Picchi of Cumberland, Annette Kingston of Mt. Sidney, Va., and Elaine Mulligan of Chepachet; four brothers, Paul Nadeau of Jacksonville, Fla., Emile Nadeau of Woonsocket, and Richard Nadeau and Roger Nadeau, both of Chepachet; six grandchildren; and two great-grandchildren. He was the father of the late Jason Nadeau and the brother of the late Marc Nadeau.

Due to the COVID-19 pandemic, his funeral and burial will be private. In lieu of flowers, contributions in his memory to the American Cancer Society, 931 Jefferson Boulevard, Suite 3004, Warwick, R.I. 02886, would be appreciated.

For the online guest book, visit www.bellowsfuneralchapel.com. Arrangements are with Bellows Funeral Chapel, 160 River Road, Lincoln.