Horace O. Desrosiers – Cumberland

Horace O. Desrosiers – Cumberland

Horace O. Desrosiers, 90, of Cumberland, passed away Wednesday, March 6, 2019, at the Chapel Hill Nursing Home, Cumberland. He was the husband of the Clementina Raposa Lopes Desrosiers.

Born in Central Falls, he was the son of the late Zephir and Victoria (Berteron) Desrosiers. He resided in Cumberland and North Carolina during his lifetime.

Horace was a United States Air Force Veteran, serving in Alaska and Washington, D.C., and was honorably discharged.

Mr. Desrosiers was employed as a textile worker for Murdock Webbing for many years.

Horace was a communicant of Our Lady of Fatima Church, Cumberland. He was an avid golfer.

He leave his daughter, Kathy Cimini, of Pawtucket; his sister, Dorilla Vachom, of Central Falls; as well as many nieces and nephews.

Relatives and friends are kindly invited to Horace's Life Celebration to be held Friday, March 8, 2019, with visiting hours from 8 to 9:30 a.m., in the J. J. Duffy Funeral Home, 757 Mendon Road, Route 122, Cumberland. A prayer service will be held at 10 a.m. Burial will follow in the Mt. Calvary Cemetery, Cumberland.

For the online memorial, visit jjduffyfuneralhome.com .