Arthur A. Douylliez

Arthur Anthony Douylliez, age 68, died on June 18, 2013 at the South Shore Hospital in Weymouth following a long illness. He was the devoted husband of Marguerite Peggy (Shaw) Douylliez. Born in Plymouth, MA on August 19, 1944, he was a son of the late Nicholas and Leah T. (Ruozzi) Douylliez. A lifelong Plymouth resident, he was educated in Plymouth Schools. He then entered the US Army serving in the First Air Cavalry in Vietnam during the TET Offensive. He was the recipient of the Distinguished Flying Cross. Upon his return home, Mr. Douylliez worked for the Plymouth and Brockton Street Railway and Volta Oil Company before working for the Town of Plymouth Maintenance Division. He retired in 2010 Maintenance Superintendent. He enjoyed working on his tropical koi fish pond. Besides leaving his wife of 42 years, He was the loving father of Matthew Douylliez of Plymouth and Brenden Douylliez of Chicago, IL. He was the beloved brother of Nancy Duarte and her Husband Gilbert and Vivian Cotti and her husband Mel all of Plymouth. He was the dear nephew of Laura Correira of Kingston and Reno Ruozzi and his wife Dolly of Plymouth. He was the cherished cousin and uncle survived by many nieces, nephews, and great-nieces and nephews. The visiting hours for Mr. Douylliez will take place on Monday at the Cartmell Funeral Home, 150 Court St., Plymouth from 4 to 7 p.m. The funeral will take place on Tuesday from the Cartmell Funeral Home at 10 followed by a Mass of Christian Burial at St. Mary Church in No. Plymouth at 11 a.m. Interment will be in the Massachusetts National Cemetery in Bourne at 1 p.m. Donations in his memory may be made to the Office of Veterans Services, 22 Nook Road, Plymouth, MA 02360. For online guest book and directions see:

Funeral Home

Cartmell Funeral Home Inc
150 Court Street Plymouth, MA 02360
(508) 746-2162

Published in Old Colony Memorial from June 20 to June 27, 2013