Phillip J. Paquette, 59, died on Friday, June 1, 2018 at home surrounded by his loving family. He was the beloved son of Loretta T. (Chagnon) and the late Phillip H. Paquette.
Phillip was born in Lowell, MA on April 14, 1959. He was a graduate of the Greater Lowell Vocational High School. After high school, he went on to serve his country proudly in the U.S. Navy.
Phillip was an avid fisherman who won a variety of awards and competitions. He was an active and long-time member of the American Eagle Bass Club. Phillip was also a member of the New England Paralyzed Veterans of America.
Along with his mother, Loretta, Phillip is survived and will be deeply missed by his four siblings, Paulette Harvey and her husband Richard of Hudson, NH, Michelle Paquette and her long-time partner Paul Bernier of Sandown, NH, Dana Paquette and his wife Renee of Hudson, NH, and Brian Paquette and his wife Diana of Rumney, NH; as well as many nieces and nephews.
Phillip’s family would like to give a special thanks to All Care Hospice Care, especially Michelle T. and Susie for the exceptional care they provided.
ARRANGEMENTS: Family and friends are invited to pay their respects on MONDAY, June 4th, from 8:30 – 10 a.m. at the DRACUT FUNERAL HOME, 2159 Lakeview Avenue, Dracut, MA. His Funeral Mass will follow at St. Rita’s Church, Lowell at 10:30 a.m. Burial to take place in St. Joseph’s Cemetery, Chelmsford. In lieu of flowers, donations may be made in Phillip’s memory to the Wounded Warrior Project, https://www.woundedwarriorproject.org/donate. For directions, or to leave an online condolence, story, or message, please visit www.dracutfuneralhome.com, or find us on Facebook under “Dracut Funeral Home.”