Joseph R.A. Roy


 Joseph R.A. Roy
1927 – 2010

 LEWISTON — Joseph Roy, 82, died Saturday, Feb. 27, at d’Youville Pavilion.

He was born Sept. 4, 1927, the eldest son of Adelard and Antonia Roy. He was educated in Lewiston schools, served in the U.S. Navy, was a carpenter, shoe shop supervisor, served on the board of the Holy Family Credit Union, was active in local politics and an avid golfer.

He is survived by his wife of 58 years, Yvette Boucher-Roy of Lewiston; three sons, Robert of Old Orchard, Richard and wife, Diana, of Limington and Daniel and wife, Jeannine, of Fryeburg; eight grandchildren and five great-grandchildren; sisters, Simone Sirois, Yvonne Bisson, Cecile Roy, Rejeanne Sirois and Antoinette Aurel; and brothers, Alphee, Real and Fern.

He was predeceased by his parents; and siblings, Roger, Maurice, Laurier and Juliette Levasseur.