Richard C. St. Onge - Lincoln

Richard C. St. Onge - Lincoln

Richard C. St. Onge, 71, of Old Main Street, Manville, died Sunday, May 25, 2014, at Landmark Medical Center, Woonsocket. He was the beloved husband of Lorraine (Gagnon) St. Onge.

Born in Woonsocket, a son of the late Lucien and Alice (Richard) St. Onge, he had lived in North Smithfield for 26 years and Woonsocket for five years before moving to Manville six years ago.

Mr. St. Onge worked as a vehicle maintenance man for the Rhode Island Air National Guard, North Smithfield for 15 years and later as a painter at Bryant University before retiring in 1997. He was a U.S. Navy Vietnam veteran.

He loved fishing and boating, and vacationing on his property in Wilton, Maine. He loved traveling to visit family all of the time. He was a member of the Albion Social Club and the Carolina Beach (NC) American Legion.

Besides his wife, he is survived by one son, Wayne St. Onge and one daughter, Jennifer Lozeau, both of Manville; two sisters, Lucille Parenteau of Cumberland and Constance Stead and her husband, Andy of Carolina Beach, N.C.; two brothers, Robert St. Onge and his wife, Jeanne of Alpharetta, Ga., and Roger St. Onge and his wife, Jean of Bowling Green, Ky.; three grandchildren, Kristin St. Onge of Johnston, Michael St. Onge of Woonsocket and Nathan St. Onge of Manville; and several nieces and nephews.

His funeral will be held FRIDAY, MAY 30 at 8:30 A.M. from BELLOWS FUNERAL CHAPEL, 160 River Road, Lincoln, with a Mass of Christian Burial at 10 A.M. in St. Ambrose Church, 191 School Street, Albion. Burial, with military honors, will be private. Relatives and friends are invited and may call THURSDAY from 5-8 P.M. For Directions and Guest Book, please visit www.bellowsfuneralchapel.com