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George T. Fortin, Jr.

November 29, 2011

George T. Fortin, Jr.
CUMBERLAND - George T. Fortin, Jr., 82 of Cumberland died Sunday at the Miriam Hospital in Providence. He is the husband of the late Gertrude Forcier. Born in Pawtucket he was the son of the late George and Alice (Blais) Fortin. George lived in Florida for 30 years prior to moving to Cumberland 4 years ago.
He was a Pharmacist and owner of Forcier's Pharmacy in Pawtucket for 34 years until his retirement in 1969.
George is survived by two sons, Edward Fortin of Smithfield and G. Thomas Fortin, of Lincoln; two daughters, Caryn Boudreau, of Cumberland, with whom he lived, and Cheryl Dumas of Maryland; a brother, W. Norman Fortin of Florida and 5 grandchildren and 4 great grandchildren.
He was the brother of the late Edward Fortin.
A Mass of Christian Burial will be held on Friday at St. Maria Goretti Church, Power Road, Pawtucket at 10:00 a.m. Relatives and friends are invited to attend. At the family's request burial will be private. Interment in St. Francis Cemetery, Pawtucket. Arrangements by LACHAPELLE FUNERAL HOME. To view the online memorial and sign the guestbook visit


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