Roger Paul Perreault, 86, of Biddeford died Thursday, August 31, 2017 at Southern Maine Health Care in Biddeford. He was born on December 21, 1930 to Wilfred and Armeline Amoza (Duquette) Perreault in Biddeford. He was educated in local schools and served in the Maine National Guard.
On September 1, 1952, he married Janette Marie Manning at St Andre’s Church in Biddeford. They spent 35 years together until her death on February 3, 1988.
He worked various jobs, including Pier Fries, for a while before going to the Saco Tannery. He then became a machinist for Pratt Whitney until his retirement in the early 1990’s. He loved going to the Biddeford High School Football games and collecting WWII war videos and memorabilia. He adored spending time with his great grandchildren.
He is preceded in death by 6 brothers, Robert, Rene, Marcel, Joseph, Richard, and Adrien Perreault.
Roger is survived by:
6 children: John Perreault of Pasadena, CA
Mark Perreault and his wife Dawn of Whitmore Lake, MI
Paul Perreault and his wife Sherry of Biddeford
Peter Perreault of Scottsdale, AZ
Carol Poirier and her significant other Steven Lachance of Old Orchard Beach
Lisa Harrison and her husband Daniel of Kennebunk
1 brother: Wilfred Jr and his wife Madeleine of Biddeford
1 sister-in-law: Ruth Foss and her husband Jon of Biddeford
10 grandchildren: Samantha and her husband Andrew, Katrina, Ryan and his wife Laura, Paul and his wife Kristen, Kaitlynn, Stephanie, Stephen, Sarah, Colby and Gabby
5 great grandchildren: Ashlynn, Payton, Landon, Michael and Alivia
Many nieces and nephews
Visiting Hours will be 5 to 7 p.m. on Tuesday, September 5, 2017 at Hope Memorial Chapel 480 Elm Street, Biddeford, ME 04005. A Funeral Mass will be celebrated at 9 a.m. on Wednesday at St Joseph Church in Biddeford. Burial will be in St. Mary’s Cemetery in Biddeford. In lieu of flowers, donation in Roger’s name may be made to the Biddeford Athletic Association, 22 Maplewood Ave., Biddeford, ME 04005. To share condolences online, please visit www.HopeMemorial.com.
Charitable donations may be made to:
Biddeford Athletic Association
22 Maplewood Ave., Biddeford ME 04005