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Ronald F. Heroux

January 10, 2023


Ronald F. Heroux, 81, of Woonsocket, died January 10, 2023, surrounded by his loving family. He was the husband of the late Irene (Leclaire) Heroux. Born in Woonsocket, he was the son of the late Pierre and Clara (Guilmette) Heroux.

Mr. Heroux worked as a mechanic for the Woonsocket Police Department, retiring in 2003, after thirty years. Ronald served in the US Navy from 1960 - 1964 in submarine service during the Cuban Missile Crisis. He was a member of the Woonsocket Elks and was a 32nd degree Mason with Morning Star Lodge #13 Freemasons. He was also lifetime member of St. Joseph Veterans Association. Ron also enjoyed cooking and was a member of The Garlic Connection.

He is survived by his sons, Michael Heroux, and his wife Katherine of Woonsocket, Bruce Heroux, and his wife Michele of Woonsocket, and Alan Leclaire, and his partner, Margaux Morriseau of Woonsocket; and his two brothers, Pierre Heroux of Rochester, MN, and Richard Heroux of Woonsocket; eight grandchildren; and two great grandchildren; and his companion, Jo-Ann Rondeau of North Smithfield. He was predeceased by his daughter, Vickie Heroux.

A Mass of Christian Burial will be held on Friday, January 20, 2023, at 10AM in Holy Trinity Parish, 1409 Park Ave., Woonsocket. Burial will be private. Calling hours are Thursday from 4-7PM in the Holt Funeral Home, 510 South Main St., Woonsocket. In lieu of flowers, memorial contributions may be made to the Woonsocket Elks Lodge, PO Box 879, Woonsocket, RI 02895-0879.

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January 19, 2023

4:00 PM to 7:00 PM
Holt Funeral Home
510 S Main St
Woonsocket, RI 02895

January 20, 2023

10:00 AM to 11:00 AM
Holy Trinity Church (Woonsocket)


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