Armand W. Fauteux

September 21, 2019


Armand W. Fauteux, 99 1/2, passed away peacefully on September 21, 2019, at St. Luke's Hospital, he would have changed nothing, and done it all over agin in a heartbeat. He was the husband of the late Rita (Bernard) Fauteux and the longtime companion of Claire Jeronimo

Armand was born in New Bedford and was the son of the late Wilfred Fauteux and Josephine (Thibault) Fauteux.

Armand served his country honorably in the US Marine Corps during WWII and went on to work a long and rewarding career as a correction officer at MCI Cedar Junction, in Walpole. Armand was an avid golfer and enjoyed trips to Cape Cod with Claire. Armand was a dedicated sun worshiper and the fine scent of his cologne would always let others know that he was nearby. He enjoyed sitting outside and feeding his squirrel George. Faith and family were most important to Armand and he will be remembered as a kind gentleman who would do anything to help others in need.

His family wishes to acknowledge the kind and compassionate care provided to Armand by Sharon, Mary-Anne, Steve, Lucy and the Pop Casey's Crew, and all of Claire's grandchildren for loving him so much.

Surviving in addition to his companion Claire are his children David Fauteux and his wife Carol of Fairhaven; daughter-in-law Carole Fauteux, five grandchildren; seven great-grandchildren; one great-great grandchild and several nieces and nephews and a large extended family.

He was the father of the late Daniel Fauteux and brother of the late Raymond and Wilfred Fauteux.

His funeral will be held on Friday, September 27, 2019, at 9am, from the Fairhaven Funeral Home, 117 Main St. Fairhaven, followed by his Mass of Christian Burial at 10am, in St. Mary's Church, 440 Main St., Fairhaven. Relatives and friends are invited to attend.

Burial with military honors will follow in Pine Grove Cemetery, New Bedford.

Calling hours will be held on Thursday, September 26, 2019, from 4-7pm, in the funeral home.

Donations in his memory may be made to Wounded Warriors PO Box 758516, Topeka, KS 66675.

Calling Hours

SEP 26. 4:00 PM - 7:00 PM (EDT)

Fairhaven Funeral Home
117 Main Street
Fairhaven, MA, 02719


SEP 27. 9:00 AM (EDT)

Fairhaven Funeral Home
117 Main Street
Fairhaven, MA, 02719

Funeral Mass

SEP 27. 10:00 AM (EDT)

St. Mary's Church
41 Harding Rd.
Fairhaven, MA, 02719

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