Armand W. "Mel" GosselinNovember 23, 2017
Armand W. “Mel” Gosselin, 89, of Woonsocket, died Thursday, November 23, 2017 in the Rhode Island Veterans Home, Bristol. He was the husband of the late Lucille A. (Rochefort) Gosselin. Born in Woonsocket, he was the son of the late Arthur and Loza (Senecal) Gosselin.
Armand was a graduate of Woonsocket High School. He was a Seaman First in the US Navy, serving from 1944-1946. Armand was a salesman for Mack Buick in Woonsocket, and Lance Buick in Attleboro. He was an active communicant of Our Lady Queen Martyrs Church.
He leaves his children, Ronald A. Gosselin and his wife Gail, and Richard R. Gosselin and his wife, Janice, all of North Smithfield; two grandsons, Jeffrey A. Gosselin of North Kingston, and James Gosselin of North Smithfield.
His funeral will be held Monday, November 27, 2017 beginning with visitation at 11 AM, followed by a service at Noon in the Holt Funeral Home, 510 So. Main St., Woonsocket. Burial will be followed in St. John the Evangelist Cemetery. In lieu of flowers, memorial contributions may be made to the RI Veterans Home, 480 Metacom Ave., Bristol, RI 02809.