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Roger R. Allard and Catherine C. Allard
PAWTUCKET - Roger "Red" R. Allard, 78, passed away at home surrounded by his loving family on Monday, July 4, 2011. Roger has now been reunited with his beloved wife Catherine C. (Gaudette) Allard who passed away on March 31, 2011.
A lifelong resident of Pawtucket, he was a son of the late Roland H. and Mary E. (Grenier) Allard. Red was a Korean War U.S. Army veteran.
He had a strong work ethic, and had been employed by Buckley & Scott Oil and National Welding both of Providence, he had also worked in mill maintenance. Roger was a member of LeFoyer and the Major Walter G. Gatchell VFW Post 306, Pawtucket.
He leaves two daughters, Corinne C. Allard of Pawtucket and Gale M. Pearce of Charlestown; two sons, Don R. Allard of Woonsocket and Kenneth D. Allard of Pawtucket; a sister, Jane Walach of Westerly; six grandchildren and eight great-grandchildren.
VISITATION for Roger and Catherine will be held Friday from 9 a.m. to 11 a.m. at WILLIAM W. TRIPP Funeral Home, 1008 Newport Ave., Pawtucket, followed by Services at 11 a.m. Interment with Military Honors will follow at the Rhode Island Veterans Memorial Cemetery, Exeter. For online condolences visit: www.TrippFuneralHome.com