NORTH ATTLEBORO – Paul E. Davieau, 74, of North Attleboro passed away Saturday, April 7, 2018 at Miriam Hospital in Providence, Rhode Island. He was the loving husband of Elaine (Pearson) Davieau for the past 53 years.
Born October 20, 1943 in Cambridge, he was a son of the late Cyril and Marion (Daley) Davieau. Paul grew up in Arlington and was a 1961 graduate of Arlington High School. He graduated from Boston State College in 1968 where he was a standout hockey player and was later admitted to their hockey Hall of Fame.
Paul moved to North Attleboro in 1965 and 37 years career teaching in North Attleboro Public School before retiring from the Middle School in 2005 after 10 years there.
He loved sports, particularly hockey and was the head coach of the North Attleboro High School varsity hockey team and also the head coach at King Philip High School in Wrentham. He was an avid golfer and was a longtime member of the Franklin Country Club and later the Norton Country Club.
He also loved watching sports and was a fan of Bruins, Celtics and Patriots and was also a New York Yankees fan. Paul also enjoyed spending time with his family and his sons’ sporting events.
In addition to his wife, he is survived by his two sons: Paul Davieau, Jr and Brian Davieau both of North Attleboro;
His grandson, Joseph Davieau;
Two sisters: Cynthia Cadagan and husband Jack of Arlington and Jean Rogers of Westford and many nieces and nephews.
Visiting hours will be held on Saturday, April 21 from 12noon until 2 p.m. at the Sperry & McHoul Funeral Home, 15 Grove Street, North Attleboro. A memorial service will be held in the funeral home at the conclusion of visitation at 2 p.m. After the service, a collation will be held at Bella Sarno Restaurant, 553 Kelley Blvd, North Attleboro at 3 p.m.
In lieu of flowers, donations may be made to the charity of one’s choice.
To sign an online guestbook for Paul, please visit www.sperry-mchoul.com.