Louis P. Areano, 95,
Louis P. Areano, 95, of Wareham MA, passed away August 14, 2015 at the St. Luke’s Hospital in New Bedford MA. He was the husband of the late Eleanor M. (DeGenova) Areano who passed away in 2005. He was born in Milford, son of the late Peter and Josephine (Mazzelli) Areano and lived in Milford before moving to Wareham in 1965. He was educated in the Milford schools. He was a World War II Army Veteran.
Mr. Areano retired in 1981 from the Kattansett Golf Course in Marion where he was employed as a grounds keeper. He was formerly employed at the Edwin L. Morse Lumber Yard in Wareham MA, the former Derman Shoe Company in Milford MA, and the former Draper Corp. in Hopedale MA. Loui enjoyed horse racing and was a strong, kind, loving and wonderful man, who’s family was everything to him. He was well respected and loved by many and will be missed.
He is survived by his son Ronald J. Areano and his wife Judith of Wareham, two granddaughters, Francesca (Areano) and her husband Jim Leavitt of New Bedford, Vanessa Areano of New Bedford, five great-grandchildren, Marissa, Jaylee, and Sayge Leavitt, and Jonathan and Avin Bourne, and many nieces and nephews.
The funeral will be held Wednesday, August 19, 2015 at 8 AM from the Consigli-Ruggerio Funeral Home, 46 Water St. A mass of Christian burial will be held at 9 AM at the Sacred Heart of Jesus Church 7 East Main St. Milford. The burial will follow in the parish cemetery.
He was predeceased by his brothers, Anthony Areano, Paul Areano, Angelo Areano, Peter Areano, and sisters, Rose Stabil and Mary Martin.
Calling hours will be held Tuesday from 4 to 8 PM
In lieu of flowers, donations in Louis' memory may be made to Thanks to Yanks, 15 Virginia Drive, Milford, MA 01757