Pierre Leo Leveillee
Born in Phenix, RI on Apr. 19, 1917
Departed on Feb. 2, 2008 and resided in West Warwick, RI.
Visitation: Monday, Feb. 4, 2008
Funeral Mass: Tuesday, Feb. 5, 2008
Cemetery: St. Joseph Cemetery
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West Warwick – Pierre Leo Leveillee of Shippee Avenue, at the age of 90, was called home to our Lord on Saturday, February 2, 2008. He was the husband of the late Rose (Valerien) Leveillee, who was the devoted mother of his children, and also the husband of the late Therese (Rankin) Leveillee.
Born in Phenix he was the loving son of the late Louis P. and Leose (Lamoureux) Leveillee and was a lifelong resident of West Warwick.
He leaves his son and caregiver with whom he lived, Pierre Leveillee and son-in-law Lew Pryeor and his loving daughter Doris Caffrey and her husband Leo of North Providence; his two granddaughters Kelly and Kristen whom he loved dearly; he will miss his step-daughter Roberta D'Andrea and her family of West Warwick; his brother Edgar Leveillee of Springfield, OR; his sister Cecile Card of Coventry, and his extended family Michael Dorego and Unberto Reyes. He was the brother of the late Donald, Romeo and Roland Leveillee, Theresa Dupperon, Rita Desrosiers, Anita Levesque and Constance Desrosiers.
He worked for ten years as a mechanical engineering technician at the Naval Underwater System Center in Newport before retiring in 1984 previously working at Quonset Point Naval Air Station. He also had a lawn mower repair service and was co-owner of a gun factory, the Johnson Automatics Manufacturing Company, of Hope Valley.
He served his country and was a US Army veteran of WWII. He was a boy scout leader who served as Committee Chairman for Troop 2 Arctic and who received the bronze pelican medal from the Narragansett Council BSA. He was a communicant of SS. John and James Church and was a member of the SS. John and James Holy Name Society. He was a member of the MSGR. Blessing Council, Knights of Columbus, Coventry and of the AARP Chapter 2210, West Warwick. He was an avid gardener who loved to share his vegetable garden's bounty.
His family was fortunate to share Christmas with him this past year at which he shared his familiar loving smile. He will be missed by all of his family and his love will always be remembered.
His funeral will be held from the Carpenter-Jenks Funeral Home, 659 East Greenwich Avenue, West Warwick on Tuesday at 8:45 AM followed by a Mass of Christian Burial in SS. John and James Church, Washington Street, Arctic at 10. Calling hours Monday 4-8 PM. Burial will be in St. Joseph Cemetery, West Warwick. Information and condolences at www.carpenterjenks.com. (1)
ROLAND N. LEVEILLEE
Date: Mon, 12 Apr 2004
PROVIDENCE JOURNAL, R.I.
ROLAND N. LEVEILLEE, 83, of Main Street, a retired carpenter, died yesterday 11 April 2004 at Riverview Health Care.
He was the husband of the late Christine (Bartley) Leveillee. Born in West Warwick, a son of the late Louis and Leose (Lamoureux) Leveillee, he was a lifelong Pawtuxet Valley resident.
Mr. Leveillee had been a carpenter for several local contractors for over 40 years before retiring in 1989. He was a Navy veteran of World War II.
Mr. Leveille was a 4th-degree Knight and past faithful navigator of the Father Wallace Assembly, Knights of Columbus, West Warwick. He leaves a son, Gerard Leveillee of Jacksonville, Fla.; a daughter Annette Langford of Dunnellon, Fla.; two brothers, Leo Leveillee of West Warwick and Edgar Leveillee of Springfield, Ore.; two sisters, Cecile Card and Connie Desrosiers, both of Coventry; and seven grandsons and nine great-grandchildren. He was the brother of the late Donald and Romeo Leveillee, Theresa Dupperon, and Rita and Anita Desrosiers.
A committal service with military honors will be held Wednesday at 9:30 a.m. in the Rhode Island Veterans Cemetery Chapel, Exeter. (2)
Edgar was born on 16 December 1923 in Harris, Coventry, RI. He passed away on Thursday 12 November 2009.
Edgar was a resident of Springfield, Oregon.
Tuesday, October 13, 1998
Joseph Louis Duperron, 72, died Saturday in a Las Vegas hospital.
He was born April 11, 1926, in New York. An Air Force veteran, he was a security officer for a chemical company and a three-year resident of Las Vegas.
He is survived by his wife, Theresa of Las Vegas; and brothers, Lionel, Lucien and Richard; and sister, Dolores Powers, all of California.
Desert Memorial Cremation & Burial Society handled arrangements.
Theresa F. Duperron
Wednesday, Jan. 13, 1999
Theresa F. Duperron, 76, of Las Vegas died Friday in Las Vegas. She was born Dec. 11, 1922, in Coventry, Rhode Island. A resident for more than three years, she was a laboratory technician for a chemical company.
She is survived by four brothers, Leo Leveillee, Romeo Leveillee and Roland Leveillee, all of Rhode Island, and Edgar Leveillee of Oregon; and two sisters, Connie Deroshires and Cecil Card, both of Rhode Island.
Desert Memorial Cremation and Burial Society, 1111 Las Vegas Blvd. North, handled arrangements.
(2) Providence Journal