Andre Charles “Sunshine” Beausoleil, 88, of North Smithfield, passed away on December 11, 2018, at the St. Antoine Residence with his loving family by his side. Born in Woonsocket, he was the son of the late Charles and Luciene (Ouellet) Beausoleil and husband of the late Constance (Brin) Beausoleil.
Living most of his life in Woonsocket, Andre worked throughout the RI and MA area, as a mason with Local 271. He was also a proud member of the United States Army during the Korean War conflict and was also a member of the VFW Amvets Post #7.
Andre will be cherished and greatly missed by his children, Rachel Deslauriers and her husband Marc, Andre Michaud and his wife Natalina and Michael Michaud; his siblings, Donald and Marcello Beausoleil and Julie Priestly; his numerous stepchildren; 7 grandchildren and 14 great grandchildren. Besides his parent and wife, he was preceded in death by his children, Yvette and Richard.
Interment in the RI Veterans Cemetery with military honors, in Exeter, will be held, Saturday, December 22, 2018, at 10:30 AM. Visitation and funeral mass, respectfully omitted. Arrangements are entrusted to the Egidio DiPardo and Sons Funeral Home, 75 Harris Avenue, Woonsocket, RI.