Raymond C. Desmarais


Raymond C. Desmarais

respiratory therapist

Raymond C. Desmarais, 61, passed away unexpectedly at home January 20, 2012.

Born in Providence, a son of the late Louis and Esther (Lapre) Desmarais, he resided in South Attleboro, Mass. before moving to Warwick three years ago. Ray was a respiratory therapist and enjoyed music and coin collecting.

He leaves two brothers, Louis L. Desmarais and Richard O. Desmarais; a sister, Lorraine T. Lund; a niece, Lisa A. McCoy; three nephews, John M. Lund, Michael J. Lund and David J. Lund; three grandnephews, Owen McCoy, Luke McCoy and Connor Lund; and a longtime friend, Daniel C. Fagan.

A Mass of Christian Burial, to which relatives and friends are invited, will be celebrated Feb. 1 at 10 a.m. in St. Theresa of the Child Jesus Church, 18 Baltic St., South Attleboro. Interment will follow at Notre Dame Cemetery, Pawtucket. Visitation is omitted.

Arrangements are with Cheetham Funeral Home, 1012 Newport Ave., Pawtucket. For online condolences visit www.cheethamfuneralhome.com.