LaPlume–– Rosaire, 93, of Westfield died peacefully Sunday, July 3, 2011 at the Scenic View Nursing Home in Westfield. Friends may call from 2-4 p.m. and 7-9 p.m. on Thursday, July 7, 2011 at the Curtis-Britch-Converse-Rushford Funeral Home, 4670 Darling Hill Road, Newport. Funeral services will be held at 11 a.m. on Friday, July 8, 2011 at the Sacred Heart of Jesus Catholic Church in Troy with Rev. Henry Mlinganisa celebrating a Mass of Christian burial. Interment will follow at the St. Ignatius Cemetery in Lowell. Members of the Knights of Columbus Troy Council are requested to meet for prayers for brother Rosaire at 7:30 p.m. on Thursday evening at the funeral home. On-line condolences may be sent to the family through the funeral home website at www.curtis-britch-converse-rushford.com. Arrangements are entrusted to the care of Curtis-Britch-Converse-Rushford Funeral Homes, locally family owned and operated.
For his obituary see Tuesday's Express.