> Arthur R. Plourde
PAWTUCKET - Arthur R. Plourde
, 93, of Hopkins Manor and formerly of Pawtucket passed away on Tuesday in Our Lady of Fatima Hospital
, North Providence.He
was the husband of the late Rita M. (Beverly) Plourde and the late Leona (Trembley) Plourde.Born in New Market, N.H.He
was one of eight children of the late Leon Olivine (Beaulieu) Plourde
.He was a WWII veteran serving in the US Army Air Corps and was a member of the American Legion, Foisy Post formerly of Central Falls.He
worked for many years as a weaver and loom fixer for various textile mills in the area.He was an Auxiliary Police Officer for the Pawtucket Police Department.He was a communicant of St. Cecilia's Church and a member of the St. Teresa's Church choir.