NORTHBRIDGE, Mass. – Richard J. Lajoie, 41, died Tuesday, Oct. 16, 2012 in UMass Medical Center Lake Ave., Worcester.
He is survived by his father Richard F. and his wife Joan Lajoie of Brownville Junction, ME; his mother Jean E. (Colby) Lajoie LaBossiere and her husband Kenneth R. LaBossiere of Uxbridge; his son Dylan R. Lajoie and his former wife Lori E. (Maratto) Lajoie, both of Seekonk; a brother Jonathan D. Lajoie of Whitinsville; an aunt and uncles, Pete, Maria, and Daniel Lajoie and his godmother Mary Jane Mathewson.
He had been employed as an environmental technician for Roux Associates in Providence, RI and previously for Lincoln Environmental in Lincoln, RI.
Mr. Lajoie was born Feb. 10, 1971 in Milford and was a graduate of Uxbridge High School, class of 1989. He had previously lived in Seekonk, Douglas and Uxbridge, before moving back to Whitinsville three years ago.
Richard enjoyed snowmobiling, riding his Harley Davidson motorcycle, boating, fishing, working outdoors and going to the ocean.
Visiting hours will be held Friday, Oct. 19, 2012 from 5 to 8 p.m. in the buma Funeral Home, 480 Church St., Whitinsville.
Funeral services and burial will be private and at the convenience of the family.
In lieu of flowers, memorial donations may be made to the Dylan R. Lajoie Scholarship Fund, c/o UniBank for Savings, 25 North Main St., Uxbridge, MA 01569.