Celebrity Obituaries

Review this week's trending celebrity news stories

Share This Obituary

Memories & Candles

“Dear Sue, I spoke with my son, Mike, this afternoon and he told me of your brother Hank's passing. Paula & I sincerely express our condolences to...Read More »
1 of 12 | Posted by: Bob & Paula Zecco - Westborough, MA

“To all the family of Hank we wish to express our sincere sympathy. We knew Hank as a young man growing up in our neighborhood. He was devoted to his...Read More »
2 of 12 | Posted by: Roger & Brenda Zaleski - MA

“What a great loss for everyone.Hank was such a devoted Husband,father and a special friend to everyone who knew him. My deepest sympathy to Angela...Read More »
3 of 12 | Posted by: Sandra Fenuccio-McCarthy - MA

“Hank was such a kind, generous human being. His positive attitude was contagious. Hank's legacy lives in his beautiful children who are a wonderful...Read More »
4 of 12 | Posted by: Julie, Steve and Kylah Pata - CO

“My uncle was the kindest, most generous man. He loved his family very much and was always there when you needed him. He was like a father to me...Read More »
5 of 12 | Posted by: Gina Shulten - Worcester, MA

“Thinking about you and your family... Thats a great photo of Hank. I always remember him smiling and joking around. ”
6 of 12 | Posted by: Karen DeMoura - MA

“What a great gift Hank was to Ang and her family. May you all find comfort in the memories of the wonderful times that you have shared over the years...Read More »
7 of 12 | Posted by: Patti Fisher - Millbury, MA

“I agree, to know him is to love him, he was a wonderful, kind ,thoughtful ,gentle man who dearly loved his family. I will truly miss him ”
8 of 12 | Posted by: Jane S - Westborough, MA

“What can I say, the man was a wonderful human being. I loved him dearly. To know Hank was to love him. He will be greatly missed. Aloha to you my...Read More »
9 of 12 | Posted by: Cindy Bayless - Kaneohe, HI

“My Prayers and Sincerest thoughts are with you Angela, and your family. Love Donna Tizzano ”
10 of 12 | Posted by: Donna Tizzano - Shrewsbury, MA

“To know him is to love him. He has touched so many hearts with his kindness. My family and all who knew Hank will truly miss him. ”
11 of 12 | Posted by: Theresa Melkonian - Plymouth, MA

“Hank's love for his family was known and felt by everyone who knew him. I know he will be missed...but never forgotten. With sincerest sympathies,...Read More »
12 of 12 | Posted by: Cathy Fitzgerald - Shrewsbury, MA

MILLBURY / GRAFTON: Henry L. Croteau, 57 passed away December 10, 2009 after being stricken ill at home Wednesday. He is survived by his wife of 22 years Angela A. (Pezzella) Croteau, twin daughters Kimberly M, Kelly R. and one son Andrew L. all at home, three sisters Cecile B. Ponton of Grafton, Suzanne M. McCarthy and her husband Roger of West Boylston, Joyce L. Carey and her husband Shawn of Franklin, several aunts, uncles, nieces, nephews, two great nieces and one great nephew. He was born July 31, 1952 in Worcester the son of the late Louis N. (2009) and Mary B. (Monfreda) Croteau (2000), raised in Grafton and has lived in Millbury for 22 years. Mr. Croteau was a graduate of Grafton High School and Lowell Tech earning a Bachelor of Science. He began a career in sales at the former Richard's Honda in Worcester and then worked 25 years at Flexcon in Spencer. Hank was a devoted husband and father whose family was his greatest love. Summers included individual one on one vacations with each of his children. He was an avid Red Sox fan, and enjoyed boating, fishing, golf, playing cards and in recent years he had become an excellent cook. Donations may be made in his memory to the Henry L. Croteau Childrens Trust Fund c/o Grafton Suburban Credit Union, 86 Worcester St. North Grafton MA 01536 in lieu of flowers. Funeral & Calling Hours All are invited to calling hours Sunday December 13th from 2 to 5 pm in The Roney Funeral Home, 152 Worcester St. in North Grafton. A Funeral Mass will be celebrated Monday December 14th at 10:30 am in St. Mary's Catholic Church, 17 Waterville St. in North Grafton. (All attending Monday are respectfully asked to go directly to the church) He will then be laid to rest in St. Philips Cemetery in Grafton.

Funeral Home
Roney Funeral Homes
152 Worcester Street North Grafton, MA 01536
Tel. (508) 839-4491
Email Us