John M. DuBeau


John M. DuBeau

a designer

John M. DuBeau, 68, of East Greenwich, died peacefully November 24, 2011 at Greenwood Nursing & Rehabilitation. He was the loving husband of Ruth A. (Martin) DuBeau.

Born in West Warwick, he was a son of the late Jules N. DuBeau and Marion (Anderson) DuBeau. Mr. DuBeau was a designer for Kenney Manufacturing Company for 38 years until his retirement. He proudly served in the U.S. Army from 1960 to 1963.

Besides his wife he leaves his beloved children, John M. DuBeau of Providence and Amanda L. DuBeau of Warwick. He was the cherished grandfather of Tyler DaSilva and Brayden DaSilva. He was the brother of Jane Streeter of West Greenwich and Janet Norton of Richmond, Va.

His funeral was held Nov. 28 from Urquhart-Murphy Funeral Home, 800 Greenwich Ave., Warwick, with a Mass of Christian Burial in St. Clement Church, 111 Long St., Warwick. Burial with military honors followed in Rhode Island Veterans Memorial Cemetery, Exeter. For information and guest book visit