July 12, 2024

Peter M. Fredette


Peter M. Fredette, 63, of Rehoboth, passed away on Thursday, June 20, 2024 at Rhode Island Hospital in Providence. He was the long time companion to Sandra M. Parris of Rehoboth. Peter was born in Taunton, the son of the late Victor and Patricia (Crawford) Fredette. He was a graduate of Dighton Rehoboth High School class of 1978. He worked as a  tool maker and general manager for B.K. Tool in North Attleboro for over twenty years. Peter then bought the company in early 2000 and later sold it in 2013 to the Deltran Corporation. While working he also drove truck part time for J.P. Noonan for several years. Mr. Fredette was a motorcycle  enthusiast, his favorite bikes were Victory and Harley’s. He was a member of the Blackstone Valley HOG and the American Legion in Rehoboth. Peter enjoyed tinkering in his garage, spending time with his family and friends especially his dogs Daisy, Molly and Gretta. Survivors besides his longtime companion Sandra are a daughter: Sara E. Dias and her husband John of Rehoboth; two grandchildren: Madalyn and Mason Foti;  three sisters: Joanne Hanson of Rehoboth; Kathryn Cassidy of Yarmouth Port; Denise DeSilva of Venice, Florida a brother: James “Butch” Fredette of Taunton; along with several nieces and nephews. Calling Hours will be held on Wednesday, June 26, 2024 from 9am to 11am with a Funeral Service following at 11am in the Hathaway Community Home for Funerals, 900 Buffinton Street, Somerset. Relatives and friends are invited to attend. Burial to follow in the Stephens Corner Cemetery Rehoboth. Flowers are omitted memorial donations in his memory may be made to the MSPCA-Angell Attn: Donations; 350 South Huntington Ave
Boston, MA 02130 To light a memorial candle, sign guest book, facility or cemetery directions go to www.hathawayfunerals.com or call 508 672-3572. 

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