WEBSTER/SOUTBRIDGE: Eugene E. Bessette, 49, of May St. formerly of Southbridge, died Monday, Feb, 13, in his home after being stricken ill. He leaves his wife Pauline (Gervasio) Bessette, his mother Margaret (McEachron) Wilhelm of Littlefield, AZ; 7 sons Cory Bessette of Mechanicsville, NY; Eugene M. Bessette of Troy, NY; Thomas G. Bessette of Troy, NY; Douglas Bessette of Mechanicsville, NK; Matthew Bessette of Cambridge, NY; Eugene E. Bessette JR of Cambridge, NY; Gary Bessette of Webster, 4 daughters Tiffany Bessette of Mechanicsville, NY; Stacy Bessette of Southbridge; Katie Bessette of Troy, NY; Jessica Bessette of Webster; brothers Gary A. Bessette of Bennington, VT; Bill Bessette of Cambridge, NY; sisters Rene Smith of Granville, NY; Nicole Reyes of Albany, NY; Margaret Squires of Williamston, VT; Cindy LaBrode of Bennington, VT; 6 grandchildren Devon J. Gonzalez, JoAida R. Gonzalez, Serenity L. Jackson, Nevaeh M. Bessette, Mathew A Bessette Jr, Jayekob Bessette, nephews and nieces.
He graduated from Hudson Valley Community College. He was a truck driver for Saratoga Transportation.
He enjoyed classic cars, and card games.
Calling hours are 8:30AM to 10:30AM, Friday, Feb. 17, in the Belanger-Bullard Funeral Home, 51 Marcy ST. Southbridge. Burial will be at 2:00PM in St. Mary’s Cemetery, Hill St. Hoosick Falls, NY.