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Roland A. Gauthier

September 03, 2017

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Roland A. Gauthier, 66, of New Bedford,passed away Sunday, September 3, 2017, at the Savoy Nursing and Rehab, in New Bedford.

Born and raised in New Bedford, son of the late Raymond and Bertha (Cormier) Gauthier, he graduated from New Bedford High School in 1969 and received his Bachelor’s Degree from UMass.  Roland lived in Hoboken, NJ for many years and was a Loan Officer for 27 years for Chase Manhattan Bank, in New York City.  He returned to New Bedford in 2013.

Roland enjoyed playing the guitar, playing cards and sports, especially football. 

He is survived by his sister, Florence Rock of Fairhaven;  a brother, Leo Gauthier and his wife Virginia of New Bedford and several nieces and nephews.  He was the brother of the late Raymond and Normand Gauthier.


Funeral Information

Visitation will be held Thursday, September 7, 2017, from 9-10:30am, in the Donaghy Funeral Home, 465 County Street, New Bedford, followed by a Mass of Christian Burial at 11:00am, in St. Joseph-St. Therese Church, New Bedford.  Interment will be in Sacred Heart Cemetery, New Bedford.


Visitation:  Map to New Bedford

Service:  St. Joseph-St. Therese

Roland  A. Gauthier

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