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Ronald E. LaLiberte

September 28th, 2014

Ronald E. “Ron” LaLiberte, age 73, of Wilmington, passed away on September 27, 2014, surrounded by his loving family. Ron was born in Cambridge on June 6, 1941, and was one of four children of Albert and Florence (Perrault) LaLiberte. Ron was raised in Tewksbury and attended Tewksbury Public Schools.

Ron was drafted into the U.S. Army in 1964 and served his country proudly in the Vietnam War. After his discharge from the Army, Ron returned home and married the love of his life, Sandra, in 1966. They bought a house in Wilmington and together raise six children. Ron was a hard worker; he worked for some time with the Brookside Construction Company and later as a self-employed carpenter. Family was of the utmost importance to Ron, he loved spending time with his wife, children, grandchildren and his beloved dog, Minnie.

Ron also enjoyed camping at Old Orchard Beach in Maine, where he would sit out in the sun. He was a fun guy to be around, always looking to have a good time.

Ron was the beloved husband of Sandra (Dupras) LaLiberte of Wilmington. He was the loving father of Deborah LaLiberte of Wilmington, David LaLiberte of Wilmington, Mark LaLiberte & his wife Joanne of Cary, NC, Renee Pineau & her husband Joseph of Wilmington, Janine Hersom & her husband Dickie of Wilmington and the late Joseph LaLiberte. Ron was the cherished “Grampy” of Jessica Dee, Stephanie Whippie, Kevin and Patrick LaLiberte, Jacqueleen Fonseca & her husband Kevin, Joseph Pineau, Richie, McKayla, Matthew and Michael Hersom and “Great Grampy” of Jake. He was the dear brother of Francis LaLiberte of NH and the late Albert LaLiberte & Jacqueline Swain. Ron is also survived by many nieces, nephews and friends.

Family and friends will gather at the Nichols Funeral Home, 187 Middlesex Ave, (Rt. 62), Wilmington, for a funeral on Wednesday, October 1st, at 9:00 a.m. followed by a Funeral Mass at St. Thomas of Villanova Church, 126 Middlesex Ave., Wilmington, at 10:00 a.m. Interment with Military Honors to follow in Wildwood Cemetery. Visiting hours will be held Tuesday, September 30th, from 4-8 p.m. Memorial donations in Ron’s name can be made to Local Heroes, Inc., P.O. Box 536, Wilmington, MA 01887.

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9 Entries in Guest Book for “Ronald E. LaLiberte”

  1. Tina Favero says:

    Janine and Family,

    Words will never provide enough solace, but please know how very sorry I am to hear of your father’s passing. Please know you and your family are in my thoughts and prayers.

    Tina

  2. Sandy (Story) Flemming says:

    My prayers and condolences to you, Janine, Renee and your family. May your Dad rest in peace.

    Sandy

  3. The Duffies says:

    Joanne, Mark, Kevin, and Patrick, we are so sorry for your loss. Our thoughts and prayers are with you and your family.

    Love, the Duffies

  4. Maureen and Wayne Parsons says:

    Renee, Janine and family,

    We are so sorry for your loss. Your dad was a great man and will be missed by all who knew him. We are here if you need anything, don’t hesitate to call us. Praying for you all.

    Maureen and Wayne

  5. Carmella Larffarello says:

    Renee and Janine,
    I am SO sorry to hear of the passing of your dad.
    You and your families will be in our thoughts and prayers through this difficult time.

    Love,
    The Larffarello Family

  6. Mike & Donna Beatrice says:

    I am sorry for your loss. My thoughts are with your family during this difficult time.

  7. frank dango says:

    I’m so sorry for your loss . Ron was a good friend to me and i loved the way he would laugh. it makes me smile when i think of him. He will be missed by all of us who knew him…GOD Bless Ron and his Family.

  8. McCarthy Family says:

    Our hearts and prayers go out to you and your family during this time of grieving. Peace be with you.

  9. Williams family says:

    Condolences to the LaLiberte family. May Jehovah the “God of Comfort” bring you comfort and peace at this difficult time (2 Corinthians 1:3 & 4). Your family are in our prayers.

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