N. Grosvenordale – Peter A. Arsenault, 54, Fabyan Rd., peacefully passed on Thursday, September 4, 2014 in UMASS University Hospital with his loving wife Joann (Hibbard) Arsenault by his side. Born in Putnam, he was the son of Grace (Angelo) Arsenault and the late Paul G. Arsenault.
Pete worked as a carpenter for Midland Sales in Dayville. Pete enjoyed riding four wheelers through the back woods and his motorcycle through the winding country roads. He was an avid sports fan and loved to watch his favorite football team, the New England Patriots. He was also a big fan of MMA. He loved fishing, and skiing in Utah and British Columbia. Pete held a special place in his heart for all of his four-legged friends.
In addition to his wife, Pete is survived by his step-children, Nicole Blouin and her fiancé Joshua Deloge of Sterling, Dennis Simoneau and his wife Amanda of Brooklyn, and Shannon Bucko of Hamden; brothers, George “PJ” Arsenault of Plymouth, MA and Timothy Arsenault and his wife Lisa of N. Grosvenordale; sister, Susan Leson of Barrington, RI; grandchildren, Joshua Deloge Jr., Brandon Smith, Zach Smith, Sabryn Smith, Isabella Simoneau, Harper Simoneau, and Caleb Simoneau; brother in-laws, Moose Hibbard, Bryant Hibbard and his wife Cindy, and Richard Hibbard and his girlfriend Karaie all of N. Grosvenordale. He also leaves behind numerous nieces and nephews, along with close family and friends.
Relatives and friends are invited to visit with Pete’s family from 4:00 pm to 7:00 pm on Tuesday, September 9, 2014 in the Valade Funeral Home, 23 Main St., N. Grosvenordale. In lieu of flowers, memorial donations may be made to the Joshua Deloge Jr. Educational Fund c/o Citizens National Bank 182 Main St. Putnam, CT 06260. For memorial guestbook visit www.GilmanAndValade.com.