Roland N. Carreau, 74. of New Bedford, passed away Thursday, November 7, 2019, at St. Luke's Hospital. He was the husband of 35 years to Barbara (Moniz) Carreau.
Born in Acushnet, son of the late Aldor and Simone (Pothier) Carreau, he lived most of his life in New Bedford. Mr. Carreau was a paratrooper in the 82nd Airborne during the Vietnam War. He also worked roofing for many years and at Chamberlain.
He is survived by his wife; two step daughters, Doreen Despres of New Bedford and Deborah Martone of FL; four grandchildren, Andrew, Sarah, Owen and Nolan; a sister, Rita Barselou and her husband Albert of New Bedford and several nieces and nephews. He was the brother of the late Roger Carreau and Muriel Marcotte.
Calling hours are Sunday, November 10, 2019, from 2-5pm, in the Donaghy-Hathaway Funeral Home, 465 County St., New Bedford, with a service at 4pm. Interment in the MA National Cemetery will be private.
NOV 10. 2:00 PM - 5:00 PM (EST)
Donaghy-Hathaway Funeral Home
465 County Street
New Bedford, MA, 02740
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