Consigli Ruggerio Funeral Home

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Donald Vaughn DeLorme, Sr., 72

       Donald Vaughn DeLorme, Sr. – Milford, MA passed away Saturday September 1, 2012 at Milford Regional Medical Center after a long, courageous battle with cancer. He was the son of the late Alice Johnston Massa of Sherborn, and brother of Andrew Massa Jr. and his wife the late Marsha Massa of Hudson and Robert Massa and his wife the late Anna Massa of Natick.  He is survived by his wife of 42 years, Mary R. (DeAngelis) DeLorme, his children Bonnie J. Delongchamp and her husband Timothy J. Delongchamp of Blackstone, Keriann M. Kimball and her husband Brett K. Kimball of Mendon, Donald V. DeLorme, Jr. and his fiancé Jessica M. Parenteau of Bellingham, Lisa Simons and her husband Garry Simons of New Hampshire, Christina Campbell of Tennessee, and the late Phillip DeLorme.  He is also survived by his grandchildren Lillian Kimball, Vaughn Kimball, Josephine Delongchamp, Frances Delongchamp, Gerard Delongchamp, Katie Simons, Meredith Simons, Matthew Simons, Grace Campbell, Virginia Campbell, Jude Campbell, Donald V. DeLorme, III and the late Wesley DeLorme.  Donald will also be lovingly remembered by his many additional family members and friends. Donald was a veteran of the U.S. Navy and a proud American who loved his country.  A devout catholic, he served as a CCD teacher and Eucharistic Minister of St. Mary’s of the Assumption Parish in Milford for the past 40 years.  He was a graduate of Northeastern University and the Founder and President of NACM New England until his retirement in 2002. He served as Sergeant of the Milford Auxiliary Police Department for 10 years.  Most recently he was employed by Waters Corporation in Milford. He looked forward to work every day at Waters Corp. and treasured the wonderful people he knew there. Most importantly, Donald was a proud and devoted father, grandfather and husband. His family cherished his guidance, wisdom, humor and every precious moment. A mass of Christian burial will be held at 10 A.M. in the Saint Mary’s of the Assumption Church on Winter St. Burial will follow in the Hopedale Village Cemetery in Hopedale.    Calling hours are Thursday morning from 8:30 to 9:30 A.M. in the Consigli Ruggerio Funeral Home 46 Water St.     Memorial contribution may be made in his memory to the Oliva Family Comfort Fund 20 Prospect St. Milford MA 01757

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I am so sorry about Mr Delorme's passing. He was such a wonderful man with a personality larger than life. He was a positive influence in my life and I will never forget him. I am sending you all prayers and love during this difficult time. Love, Kendra
Kendra Keenan Gay


I remember him fondly.
Maureen Sacco


Keriann, Bonnie, and Family, I am so sorry to hear of the death of your father. I know how much you loved him! It sounds from this article that he loved all of you and was loved by many people. My heart and thoughts are with you.
Joanne MacLaughlin


Mary and family, Mr. D. has always been a true angel among mortals. I have so many wonderful memories of him and his whole wonderful family. He touched the lives of so many of those of us who lucky to know him. May God continue to bless your family through this dark time and may you all find comfort in knowing that your dad lives inside each of you!! I love you Bonnie, Kerriann and Donny!!
Melissa (Buckley) Norris


Bonnie, our deepest sympathies are with you and your family.
Sandee Buckley


Uncle Don was always so fun to be around. I have so many wonderful memories of him as a kid growing up. He was so terrific to me, my husband and my son. We will always remember him so fondly. Love Always, Jeanne
Johnson Family


To the DeLorme Family, Don was a special person. He trained me as a Eucharistic minister at St. Mary's. I had the pleasure of serving with him many times. All of you are in my prayers. He is now sleeping with the Angels and out of pain.
Cindy Bedford


To the Delorme family-- We loved getting to know your Dad/Grampa/Husband-- what a wonderful man! and always a pleasure to be around!! We can only imagine how much you are all hurting at this time. We pray that your wonderful memories help support you throughout this difficult time-- our thoughts and prayers are with you all- God Bless With Love, Debi, Milosh, Jelly, Noah and Gabi Puchovsky
The Puchovsky's


To Mary, Keriann, Bonnie, Donnie & family, I am so sorry to hear of Don's passing. He was such a wonderful, sweet, and caring man, and was like a grandfather to Kailey, Shailyn & Tommy. We will always remember how he painted the "bunny footprints" in front of the house at Easter, and how he was always so thoughtful and concerned for the kids, he treated them like his own grandchildren. You are all in our thoughts and prayers and may God strengthen all of you through this most difficult time. With deepest sympathy, Lisa, John, Kailey, Shailyn & Tommy
Lisa Bacchiocchi


I had the pleasure of working with Don for the past 2 years. He was an extraordinary man, and it was my honor to work beside him. I will always remember his stories and his smile. My thoughts and prayers are with your family. God Bless
Danielle Ride


He was a treasured friend and I was so blessed to have known him. I will cherish my memories always. Love, Marylee
Marylee Tierney


Kerriann- I am so sorry for your loss. Your father sounds like such a wonderful person. Cherish the memories.
Karen Kowaleski


Sorry for your loss, Don was excellent at his job and a good friend. I will miss him....
Mike Ambeliotis


Dear Lisa and Christina, Sorry to hear of the death of your father.
Margaret Ann


Bonnie, My thoughts and prayers are with you and your family.
Marni Denenberg


Mary and family, I am truly saddened by Don's passing. He was one of the best men I ever met. We all now have a friend in heaven. You are in my thoughts and prayers. Bob Dwyer
Bob Dwyer


Keriann, Bonnie and family- My deepest sympathies to all of you for your loss of your beloved father. Clearly you are all a wonderful reflection of him and that is the greatest tribute we can pay to someone we love so deeply. May you cling tightly to each other at this time and know that your friends are keeping you constantly in their hearts.
Jill Wensky


My deepest sympathies go to the Delorme Family i had the pleasure to work with him on the Milford Auxiliary Police Department, he was energetic and he worked hard to get the Milford Auxiliary Police Department to where it is now. he will be missed by everyone on the department.
Chris


On behalf of Elliott Controls, Inc., we offer our sympathy to the DeLorme family. We enjoyed Don's smile and wit that he greeted us at Waters Corp.
David M. Peters


My deepest sympathies to the Delorme family. I had the pleasure of working with Don for many years and he will be missed. Don was an inspiration to me and I will always cherish the time we spent together. Steven (TJ)Bivin
Steven (TJ) Bivin


Mary, Bonnie, Keriann & Donny: I am very sorry to hear the news of Donald passing away. My best thoughts are with you all through this difficult time. I have so many fond childhood memories of family gatherings with Donald and all of you. I will always remember him for his big smile, cheery disposition, positive attitude, and BIG heart. Anyone who knew him is certainly richer for the experience.
Joseph Bouchard


Mary, Bonnie, Keriann & Donny: I am very sorry to hear the news of Donald passing away. My best thoughts are with you all through this difficult time. I have so many fond childhood memories of family gatherings with Donald and all of you. I will always remember him for his big smile, cheery disposition, positive attitude, and BIG heart. Anyone who knew him is certainly richer for the experience.
Joseph Bouchard


My deepest sympathies to the Delorme family.
Osman Baana


To Don's family, St. Mary's has lost a great person. We spent many years together in our Eucharistic Minister ministry. He will be sorely missed. My condolences to you.
Vic Valenti


Don was an exuberant presence when I worked with him at EMC. Peace and blessings to you all during this time of transition.
Mary Ann Grogan


I extend my deepest sympathy to Don's friends and family. It was my honor to have known Don on a professional level as a leader of the Holliston Auxiliary Police. Over the years of working with the fine men and women of the Milford Auxiliary Police it became my priveledge to have him as a friend and we shared many fond memories. My thoughts and prayers go out to you during this very difficult time. Respectfully, Captain David A. Ruth, (RET) Holliston Auxiliary Police Department
David Ruth


Don DeLorme and his loving wife Mary and their family have been and are an important part of my extended family. My brother John Deffely and his wife Frances shared many of lifes journeys with Don and Mary and their wonderful children, especially as Mary and Frances are loving sisters. I remember every time I met Don and Mary they were happy, loving and enjoyed being with friends and family. Arriverderla Don, we all look foward to meeting again. Thank you for your service to the United States Navy.
David M. Deffely


Sending our deepest Sympathies during this very difficult time. You all are in our thoughts and prayers.
The Nordquist Family


Daddy...
Bubba


I miss you Daddy.
Bubba


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