Buddhist 07

Richard O. Desmarais

August 18, 1936 ~ September 26, 2021 (age 85)


          Richard O. Desmarais, 85, formerly of Horton St., Fall River, passed away on Sunday, September 26, 2021.  A talented, lifelong union carpenter, he enjoyed making furniture for his family. Richard was a loyal husband and a loving father.  He enjoyed hockey and listening to country music. He was a member of the former Notre Dame Parish.

          He was the husband of the late Gisele A. (Savoie) Desmarais; father of Daniel R. Desmarais of Fall River and the late Claudette G. Desmarais and France L. Desmarais; brother of Dolores Caron (husband Raymond) of Somerset, Jacques Desmarais (wife Lucille) and Jean Desmarais, all of Quebec, Canada.  He was the son of the late Adelard and Berthe (Chagnon) Desmarais.


          A visitation will be held Friday, October 1, 2021 from 11:00 A.M. to 11:45 A.M. with a funeral service at 11:45 A.M. at Auclair Funeral Home, 690 South Main St. Fall River, MA.  Committal prayers and burial will follow at Notre Dame Cemetery, Stafford Road, Fall River.


To send flowers to the family or plant a tree in memory of Richard, please visit our floral store.


October 1, 2021

11:00 AM to 11:45 AM
Fall River, New Bedford

Funeral Service
October 1, 2021

11:45 AM
Auclair Funeral Home and Cremation Service
690 South Main Street
Fall River, MA 02721


Notre Dame Cemetery
1540 Stafford Rd
Fall River, MA 02721

© 2021 Auclair Funeral Home and Cremation Service. All Rights Reserved. Funeral Home website by CFS & TA | Terms of Use | Privacy Policy