Obituary of Alphonse A. Cote
Alphonse A. Cote, age 100, of Middleborough, formerly of Fall River, died on Saturday, June 8, 2019, at the Nemasket Healthcare Center in Middleborough.
He was the son of the late Pierre & Emelmire (Dufour) Cote and nephew of the late Amerilda (Parent) Cote. Alphonse was born, raised and lived most of his life in Fall River.
He was a machinist for many years and later owned and managed a family hardware store in Fall River. Alphonse was an avid Lionel train collector and proudly displayed his trains in the front window of the hardware store. He took great pride and joy in his train collection.
Alphonse was a deeply religious man, devoted to his faith and the Catholic church. He loved and was devoted to his family.
Alphonse was the brother of the late Edmond, Arthur, Gerry, Amy, Joulete and Ora. He is survived by many dear nieces, nephews, cousins and friends in Middleborough.
A visitation period will be held at the Ashley Funeral Home, 35 Oak Street, Middleborough, on Friday, June 14, 2019, from 9:00-9:45 AM, followed by his Mass of Christian burial at the Sacred Heart Church, 340 Centre Street, Middleborough, at 10:00 AM.
Interment services will follow at the Notre Dame Cemetery, Stafford Road, Fall River.
Contributions in Alphonse's memory may be made to Sacred Heart Church, 340 Centre Street, Middleborough, MA 02346.