August 18, 2022

Mark P. Canuel


Mark P. Canuel, 67, of Rehoboth, passed away unexpectedly on Friday, September 3, 2021. He was the beloved husband of Donna M. (Parent) Canuel to whom he was married for 47 years.

Born in Fall River, MA, he was the son of Paul and Rosalie"Bobbie" (Thibault) Canuel of Fall River.

Mark was proud of his service as a firefighter from 1975-1985 to the Town of Mansfield. He also worked for Sinclair Mfg. for 29 years until he retired. Mark was an active member and the Chairperson of the Rehoboth Historical Commission. He was passionate about the preservation and protection of historical sites.

Besides his loving wife and parents, he is survived by his son, Matthew S. Canuel, and his girlfriend Ella of Goose Creek, SC, one brother, Michael R. Canuel of Fall River, and one nephew, Riley Canuel.

His funeral will be held on Wednesday, September 15, 2021, at 9 am from PERRY-McSTAY FUNERAL HOME, 2555 Pawtucket Avenue, East Providence with a Mass of Christian Burial at 10 am at Our Lady of Mount Carmel Church, 984 Taunton Avenue, Seekonk. Burial will be in Gate of Heaven Cemetery. Calling hours will be held Tuesday from 5-8 pm.

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