Lucien A. Chevalier, 80, of Woonsocket, died Friday, September 17, 2021, at Our Lady of Fatima Hospital in North Providence.
He was the loving husband of Therese “Terry” (Goulet) Chevalier. They were married on June 2, 1962.
Born and raised in Woonsocket, he was a son of the late Doris Chevalier. He resided in Manville for many years before returning to Woonsocket.
Known to family and friends as Lou, he worked as a professional truck driver for Armor Meats for over 30 years. Many people in the area will also remember Lou as the weekend manager at the Walnut Hill Bowling Alley.
Lou was a longtime active member of the St. Joseph Veteran’s Association. He served as the financial secretary and volunteered countless hours for many functions and activities at the club post.
Lou was an avid bowler and played a mean game of cribbage.
Lou will be remembered as a friendly and outgoing gentleman. He treasured spending time with his family and friends.
In addition to his wife, Terry, Lou is survived by his son, Russell Chevalier, and his wife, Donna, of Lincoln, and a daughter, Linda Chenot, and her companion, Eugene “Butch” LaCroix, of Woonsocket. He was the father of the late Tina Marie Chevalier who passed away in 2015. Lou was the proud grandfather of Heather Chenot, Jasmine Chevalier, William Russas, Jonathan Russas, Nicholas Russas and Victoria Mercado; four great-grandchildren Rayden, Runa, Maya and Milana. He was the brother of the late Patricia Chevalier.
A memorial service will be held at a later date. Burial will be private. Visiting hours are respectfully omitted.
In lieu of flowers, memorial donations may be made to the American Cancer Society, Rhode Island Chapter, 931 Jefferson Blvd., Suite 3004, Warwick RI 02886, or www.cancer.org .
Arrangements are in care of the Menard-Lacouture Funeral Home, 127 Carrington Ave., Woonsocket.