Rene A. Canuel,
brother of Father Paul A. Canuel

ROSEVILLE, Calif. — Rene A. Canuel passed away unexpectedly at the age of 78, in Roseville, Calif. on January 11. 

Born to Robert M. and Beatrice O. (Belanger) Canuel on July 3,1939 in Fall River, he was raised and educated in Fall River and Swansea, graduating from Case High School in 1957, whereupon he entered the U. S. Air Force and served in Colorado, the Azores, Laos, Hawaii, Louisiana and California until his retirement. 

He was preceded in death by his loving wife Margaret (Absalom) who died in 2010. He is survived by his son Steven R. Canuel of Colorado and his daughter Vicki. J. Antonovich of Yarmouth Port; his stepchildren Jane Barron, Leslie Rockefeller and Carl Shovelton, all of Calif. 

He also leaves his brothers Father Paul E. Canuel of Fall River and Robert M. Canuel of Swansea and his sister Claudette L. Canuel of Swansea, nine grandchildren, two aunts and many cousins.

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