The funeral will be held from Brandon Funeral Home, 305 Wanoosnoc Rd., Fitchburg on Tuesday, August 21, 2018, with a Mass in Saint Leo’s Church, 108 Main St., Leominster at 10:00am. Burial will be held privately. Calling hours will be held in the funeral home on Monday, August 20, from 5-7pm.
In lieu of flowers the family request memorial contributions be made to the Parkinsons Foundation, 200 SE 1st Street, Suite 800, Miami, FL, 33131 or at www.parkinson.org.
Fitchburg – Raymond C. Perodeau, Jr., 74, of Fitchburg, passed away on August 16, 2018 in UMass Medical Center in Worcester.
Raymond was born in Fitchburg on September 1, 1943, a son of the late Raymond C. and Doris (St. Pierre) Perodeau.
He is survived by his two daughters, Candice Perodeau of Holden and Cynthia Berube and husband Norman of Chelmsford; two grandchildren, Andrew Perodeau and Meredith Berube; a sister, Loretta Perodeau of Fitchburg; in-laws, Paula Normandin and husband George of Oklahoma, Jacqueline Ouellette of New Hampshire, Constance St. Cyr of West Boylston, Annette Wuoti and husband Dann of Fitchburg; multiple nieces and nephews.
Raymond was predeceased by his wife of 35 years, Rosemary (St. Cyr) Perodeau in 2004.
For many years before his retirement, Raymond worked for Lawyers Weekly in Sales. He had a passion for all genres of music, especially Classical. Raymond, along with his wife, enjoyed attending concerts and theater productions. He loved dining out at various restaurants, and will be fondly remembered for his love of soda. Raymond always had such a wonderful sense of humor, which he maintained until the end.
He was a longtime parishioner of Saint Leo’s Parish in Leominster, and a resident of the Gables in Fitchburg, where he enjoyed being part of the community.