Lionel J. Dulude

October 23, 2018


Lionel J. Dulude, 94, of Fairhaven, passed away unexpectedly Tuesday, October 23, 2018, at St. Luke's Hospital, in New Bedford. He was the husband of the late Jeannette (Fouquette) Dulude and the longtime companion of Cecile A. Snell of Fairhaven.

Born in New Bedford, son of the late Aurie and Emelia (Bernard) Dulude, he graduated from New Bedford Vocational High School and lived in Acushnet prior to settling in Fairhaven in 1945. Mr. Dudlude served in the U.S. Army in Europe where he received four service stars. He was a member of the American Legion Post 166, the DAV of New Bedford and was a member the American POW.

Mr. Dulude was a self employed building contractor for many years and a communicant of St. Joseph's Church, in Fairhaven.

He is also survived by his daughter, Diane L. Arnold and her husband Michael of Briny Breezes, FL; two grandsons, Jesse Arnold and Jeremy Arnold and his wife Laura; five great grandchildren and several nieces and nephews.

Visitation will be Thursday, October 25, 2018, from 8:30-9:30am, in the Fairhaven Funeral Home, 117 Main St., Fairhaven, with a Mass of Christian Burial at 10:00am, in St. Joseph's Church, Fairhaven. Interment will be in Sacred Heart Cemetery, New Bedford.


OCT 25. 8:30 AM - 9:30 AM (EDT)

Fairhaven Funeral Home
117 Main Street
Fairhaven, MA, 02719

Funeral Mass

OCT 25. 10:00 AM (EDT)

St. Joseph Church
74 Spring St.
Fairhaven, MA, 02719

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