Ã¢â?¬â?¹STURBRIDGE: Robert (Bob) J. Dupuis, 79, of Burgess School Road, died suddenly on Thursday, June 18th at Harrington Hospital after a long illness. He was pre-deceased by three brothers Theodore, Gerard and Lucien and three sisters Theresa Ditomasso, Loraine Gauthier and Simone Boudreau.
He leaves his wife of 55 years, Celeste (Wassmer) Dupuis, who also celebrated their 55th wedding anniversary on June 18.
He also leaves behind a son Troy Dupuis and his wife Laura of Mendon, a daughter Laurie Johnson and her husband Stuart of Plymouth, two grandchildren, TJ and Brianna Johnson, as well as several nieces and nephews.
He was very involved with his family and also enjoyed hunting, bowling, ice fishing, golf and was a member of the Hamilton Rod and Gun Club. After family, his second greatest passion was food.
Bob worked and retired from Arland Tool & Manufacturing Inc. in Sturbridge after 36 years of dedicated service.
His graveside service will be held at 11:00AM, on Thursday, June 25th, at North Cemetery in Sturbridge. There will be no calling hours.
In lieu of flowers the family requests memorial contributions be made to St. Jude Children's Research Hospital at www.stjude.org.