Lionel L. (Pat) Patenaude
resident of Lowell and Delray Beach, FL
LOWELL, MA/Delray Beach, FL -- Mr. Lionel Louis Patenaude, age 95, passed away on April 18, 2014 in Delray Beach, Florida.
He was born in Lowell on May 18, 1918, the son of the late Louis and Regina (Vachon) Patenaude of Lilley Avenue.
He was the husband of the late Rolande (Marion) Patenaude, and father of Marc L. Patenaude and his wife, Patricia Patenaude.
During most of his 70 years in Lowell he resided on Lupine Road and was a member of the former St. Louis de France Church.
He served in the US Navy
during World War II
where he acquired skills in the early developing days of refrigeration.
He went on to become a Professional Engineer in both New Hampshire and Massachusetts. He culminated his career with the ownership of the Westinghouse Environmental Corporation.
During his retirement in Delray Beach Florida, he became an avid tennis player.
Besides his son and daughter-in-law, he is survived by many nieces, nephews and their children.
PATENAUDE -- A private family ceremony will be held at Saint Joseph's Cemetery, Chelmsford. For online condolences, please visit www.martinfuneralhome.net