Francis E. Paquette, 85, of West Boylston died Thursday, November 29th in Knollwood Nursing Center. He leaves his wife of 63 years, Dorothy A. (Abdella) Paquette; two sons, Philip A. Paquette of Rhode Island and Steven G. Paquette and his wife, Carmen of Worcester; two daughters, Sally A. Murphy and her husband, Michael of Florida and Sandra J. Konkle of West Boylston; five grandchildren; two great grandchildren and many nieces and nephews. He was predeceased by a son, Michael F. Paquette.
Mr. Paquette was born in Worcester the son of Michael and Anna (Daboul) Paquette. Francis was a veteran of the United States Army serving during the Korean War. He worked for the United States Post Office for 30 years as a letter carrier. Francis was a member of Our Lady of Good Counsel Church. He enjoyed the Red Sox, Patriots and trips to Foxwoods.
Funeral services and burial are private and at the convenience of the family. O’CONNOR BROTHERS FUNERAL HOME, 592 Park Avenue, Worcester assisting the family with arrangements.