Published: Sunday, February 1, 2009, Nashua Telegraph, Nashua, Hillsborough Co, NH Valere A. Duplessis
Valere A. Duplessis, 78, of Palm Bay, Florida; formerly of Nashua, NH and Canada; passed away on his 78th Birthday, Wednesday, January 28, 2009 in Florida.
Born on January 28, 1931 in Barre, VT; he was the son of the late Wilbrad and Bernadette (Carrier) Duplessis.
Valere was educated in the local schools and later went on to become the Founder of Val's Concrete of Nashua in 1972. He was also a member of the elks club as well as Club Richelieu; he enjoyed fishing, playing cards and playing pichenotte.
Members of his family include his wife of 55 years, Carmen Nadeau, of Palm Bay, FL and Canada; two sons, Roland Duplessis of Nashua, NH and Michael Duplessis of Deering, NH; three daughters, Regina Duplessis of Wilton, NH; Lynn DeGroff and her husband Herbert of FL and Danielle Melvin and her husband Edward of FL; three brothers, Rosaire Duplessis, Maurice Duplessis and Edgar Duplessis; a sister, Jacqueline Frechette all of Canada; 14 Grandchildren, 8 Great Grandchildren as well as many nieces, nephews and cousins.
Calling hours will be held on Monday, February 2, 2009 from 3:00pm to 8:00pm at the St. Laurent Funeral Home, 116 Elm St, Nashua, NH 03060. A Mass of Christian Burial will be held on Tuesday at 9:30am at St. Louis de Gonzague Church in Nashua. Burial will follow at St. Louis Cemetery in Nashua, NH.