NORTH GROSVENORDALE, CT – Alan W. Perreault, 62, of Stawicki Road, died Sunday, July 23, 2023, at UMass Memorial Medical Center – Memorial Campus in Worcester, from complications of diabetes that worsened over the past few months. He is survived by his wife of 41 years, Karen G. (Vigeant) Perreault of North Grosvenordale; two children, Danielle K. Lubomirski and her husband Remigiusz of North Grosvenordale, and Christopher A. Perreault of Putnam; his mother, Madeline P. (Peltier) Perreault of Georgia; three brothers, Gordon P. Perreault Jr. and his wife Karen of Jacksonville, NC, Kenneth J. Perreault of Crossville, TN, and Stephen C. Perreault and his wife Mary Alice of Tennessee; two sisters, Harriet F. Rakowski and her husband Tolek of Southbridge, and Alice M. Brown of Oxford; two granddaughters, Olivia D. Lubomirski and Gabriella H. Lubomirski; and many nieces and nephews. He was predeceased by a brother, Theodore L. Perreault. He was born in Warren, son of the late Gordon P. Perreault Sr., and lived in Webster for many years before moving to North Grosvenordale in 2008. He graduated from Bay Path R.V.T. High School in Charlton in 1978.
Mr. Perreault worked at Winn Residential in Worcester for several years. Previously, he worked for ProSource in Westboro. He was a U.S. Army veteran, serving with the 82nd Airborne in Fort Bragg, NC, and later retired from the Massachusetts Army National Guard after 20 years of service. Mr. Perreault and his wife organized and participated in “Al’s No Toes Motorcycle Run for Diabetes” for 5 years. He enjoyed playing poker, fishing, trips to Foxwoods, bowling, gardening, riding his motorcycle, and playing cribbage. He had many dogs over the years that he loved, and will be greatly missed by Luna and Lucky. One of his favorite times was Sunday morning breakfasts that he enjoyed with friends and family. Most of all, he loved his granddaughters more than anything – they were the world to him.
Calling hours are Sunday, July 30, 2023, from 4-7 p.m. at Paradis-Givner Funeral Home, 357 Main St., Oxford. A prayer service will be held at 7:00 p.m. on Sunday at the conclusion of calling hours, immediately followed by military honors. In lieu of flowers, memorial contributions may be made to the American Diabetes Association, P.O. Box 7023, Merrifield, VA 22116.