WINCHENDON- Scott A. Lafreniere, 53, a lifelong Winchendon resident, died Friday, October 18, 2019 at Heywood Hospital with his family at his side.
He was born in Winchendon on September 3, 1966, son of the late Walter E., and Audrey L. (Gauthier) Lafreniere.
Scott worked as a mason for several years and also did construction in the area. When he wasn’t working, he enjoyed hunting, fishing, camping, and playing bingo. A lover of animals, Scott had nursed several animals back to health after he had found them injured.
He leaves his children, Jessica Lafreniere of Winchendon, Joshua Lafreniere of Nashua, NH, Justina Lafreniere of South Carolina, and step-daughter Erica Underwood and her husband Adam Arsenault of Winchendon; his siblings, Carla Rodenizer and her husband Bob of Fitchburg, Walter Lafreniere Jr. of Florida, Richard Lafreniere and his wife Cindy of Maine. Michael Lafreniere and his wife Kelly of Winchendon. Gary Lafreniere and his wife Julie of Maine, Dorothy Medina and her husband Raymond of Jaffrey, NH and Lisa Hawkins and her husband Leroy of Westminster; six grandchildren, Anthony, Maddison, Morgan, Kiara, Kalib, Alessia, and Kingston; also several nieces and nephews. He was predeceased by a brother, Glenn Gauthier.
A Celebration of Life will held Friday, November 15, 2019 at the Eugene M. Connor American Legion Post 193, downstairs at 5:30pm. There is no charge but donations to assist with funeral expenses will be appreciated.
Stone-Ladeau Funeral Home, 343 Central Street, Winchendon is directing arrangements.