Jesse Raposa Jr.

Jesse Raposa, Jr., 78, of Somerset, passed away Monday, September 3, 2018 at Charlton Memorial Hospital. He was the husband of Carolyn (Thibault) of fifty seven years. Jesse was born in Fall River, and was the son of Jesse Raposa, Sr. and Mary (Silvia) Raposa. He was a graduate of Coyle High School, class of 1958. He then went on to serve his country in the Marine Corps and was stationed in Washington, D.C. Jesse was very involved in the Boys and Girls Club of Fall River and enjoyed participating in handball tournaments. Survivors besides his wife are a son, Kevin M. Raposa of Somerset; a brother-in-law, Roger K. and his wife Cynthia Thibault of Somerset; a sister-in-law, Carol Thibault of Somerset. His Funeral Service will be held on Friday September 7, 2018 at 10AM in the Hathaway Community Home for Funerals, 900 Buffinton Street, Somerset. Relatives and friends are invited to attend. Burial will follow with Military Honors in Saint Patricks Cemetery, Somerset. To light a memorial candle, sign guest book, facility directions go to or call 508-672- 3572. Calling hours will be held on Thursday September 6, 2018 from 4pm-7pm in the funeral home.

Funeral Home

Hathaway Community Home for Funerals
900 Buffinton St Somerset, MA 02726
(508) 672-3572
Published in The Herald News on Sept. 5, 2018