Charles “Charlie” Daigneault

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Charles “Charlie” Daigneault

Lawrence, Essex County, Massachusetts, USA
Death 19 Jun 1951 (aged 7)
Lawrence, Essex County, Massachusetts, USA
Burial Lawrence, Essex County, Massachusetts, USA
Plot Section 21, Lot 6625, Grave 3443 Internment#32969
Memorial ID 154957026 · View Source
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Charles died when he fell into a trench and was buried alive by a bulldozer. The trench was being excavated for a new government housing project on Hancock St in Lawrence, MA. The work, on the over 2 million dollar project, had only begun a week prior to the accident.
Seven-year-old Charles Daigneault
Mourned By Numerous Relatives, Friends
The funeral of Charles Daigneault, seven-year-old son of Mr. and Mrs. George J. Daigneault, of 68 Hancock street, was held recently with services by the Rev. W. Robert Wentworth, pastor of St. Mark's Methodist church. Interment was in Bellevue cemetery.
Floral tributes and messages of sympathy were received as follows:
“Son,” Mommy and Daddy; casket spray, “Brother,” Mildred, Robert, Alan, Paul and Warren;
Bleeding heart on base,
Pappy and Nanny;
Heart on easel,
Gramma and Grampa Daigneault;
“Nephew,” Uncle Charlie and Aunt Gussie; “Cousin,” Paul, Doris, Pauline and Daniel Despres; “Nephew,” Mr. and Mrs. Adolph DeCauwer; Johnny DeCauwer; “Cousin,” Mr. and Mrs. Rober Bruce and Son; “Cousin,” Mr. and Mrs. John Mathon and Gloria of Medford; “Cousin,” Mr. and Mrs. Marcel Toyant and Family of Buzzards Bay; Mr. and Mrs. Alphonse Marquette; Mrs. Mary Boone; “Friends,” Leontine Lingier, Leonie Juneau, Raymond Wajsieko, Simone Beernaerd, Marie Jans, Madeline Vandenhecke, Helene Victor, Laure Veldeman, Estelle Demculeumester, Loretta Detollenaere, Marie Delaney, Yvonne Moreau; The Neighbors; Arlington Buick Co. of Arlington; Riverside School Second Grade Pupils and Barbara Janson, teacher; Mr. and Mrs. Leon Allard of North Scituate, R.I.;
Heart on base,
“Cousin,” Frank and Dorothy Wood and Frank, Jr.;
Heart on base,
Mr. and Mrs. Pendak;
Dr. and Mrs. Venti;
Casket heart,
Mr. and Mrs. Thomas Cadaret;
Wreath on easel,
Arlington Buick Co. Employees of Arlington;
Wreath on base,
Leonie Verheyn, Vidorine Hermez, Maurice Hermez, Nobert Zemis, Jeanne Hardy, Berthe Hardy, Paul Legrand, Lionel Gerard, Paul Gerard, Joseph Ivers, Claire Wante, Julien Delmotte, Emile Hoste, Abel Hardy, Jr., Joseph Stuer, Alcide Gregoire, Lorraine Lambert;
Mr. and Mrs. Chester Gadomski;
Mr. and Mrs. Emile DeCauwer; Mrs. Rachel Van Weesenbeck; Mr. and Mrs. Achille Mullenbrouck; Mr and Mrs. Peter Daigneault; Mr and Mrs. Arthur Gauthier; Mrs. Esther Tillier; Mrs. Raymond Demuth; Mrs. Alfred Levasseur; St. Mark's Church; Mr. and Mrs. Charles Sweet; Mr. and Mrs. George Warreille and Son; Mr. and Mrs. Cappellano; Mrs. Laura Daigneault;
Sympathy bouquets,
Pacific Mills Menders and Burlers; St. Mary's Church Sunday School; French-American Club Ladies Auxiliary; Pupils of Robert Daigneault's Room and Miss Bertha Morse, teacher; Mr and Mrs. Roswald and Leona Ward.
Sympathy cards,
Mr. and Mrs. Pierre Lingier, Mr. and Mrs. Francois Wareille, Mrs. Marguerite Cannie, Mr. and Mrs. Henry Vanderkerkove, Gustave Turpin, Mrs. Martha Lange, Mr. and Mrs. Fred Landry, Mr. and Mrs. Louis Wouters, Mr. and Mrs. H. Margerison, Mr. and Mrs. Joseph DeJoncker, Mr. and Mrs. Frank Van Doorne, Mr. and Mrs. Joseph Ciras, Mr. and Mrs. Jean Vens, Mr. and Mrs. Victor Lambert, Mr. and Mrs. John Moreau, Mr. and Mrs. Joseph Stuer, Mr. and Mrs. Urbain Callebaut, Mr. and Mrs. Marcel Poyant, Mr. and Mrs. Venti, Mr. and Mrs. E. Ronikier, Mr. and Mrs. Etienne Lebrun, Mr. and Mrs. Cornell Palfyn, Mr. and Mrs. Alexander Morasse, Mr. and Mrs. Richard McCarron, Mr. and Mrs. Robert Vandenhecke, Mr. and Mrs. Rene Beernaert, Mayor and Mrs. James P. Meehan, Mr. and Mrs. Julien Delmotte, Mr. and Mrs. Larry Robinson, Mr. and Mrs. K. Standaert, Mr. and Mrs. John Veldeman, Mr. and Mrs. Joseph Juneau, Mr. and Mrs. Jerry Van Ergoo, Mr. and Mrs. Emile Hoste, Mr. and Mrs. Paul Legrand, Mr. and Mrs. Frank Callahan, Mr. and Mrs. Marcel Hebbelinck, Mr. and Mrs. Lucien Galinas, Mr. and Mrs. Joseph Nicotra, Mr. and Mrs. Cyril Deceunink, Mr. and Mrs. R. W. Sawyer, Atty. And Mrs. Henry Claus, Mr. and Mrs. Jules Dejoncker, Mr. and Mrs. Clement Beugue, Mr. and Mrs. Ferdinand Smeesters, Mr. and Mrs. Abel Hardy, Mr. and Mrs. Alfred Peterson, Mr. and Mrs. Julien Desprez, Mr. and Mrs. Maurice Simon, Mr. and Mrs. George Wareille, Mr. and Mrs. Edmund Demulier, Mr. and Mrs. Albert Arlequeew, Mr. and Mrs. Thomas Bruton, Mr. and Mrs. John Olds, Mr. and Mrs. Maurice Hermez, Mr. and Mrs. Charles Florin, Mr. and Mrs. D. Kuncho, Mr. and Mrs. Ernest Daigneault, Mr. and Mrs. Oscar Mestaugh, Mr. and Mrs. George Cottens, Mr. and Mrs. George Sap, Mr. and Mrs. John Vecchio, Mr. and Mrs. Thomas Delaney, Mr. and Mrs. Sergie Marshall, Mr. and Mrs. Achille Mullebrouck, Mr. and Mrs. Norbert Zemis, and son, Mr. and Mrs. Teddy Van Doorne, Sr., Dr. and Mrs. George Desmet, Mr. and Mrs. Julian Vens, Mr. and Mrs. Louis Jans, Mr. and Mrs. Louis Aubin, Mr. and Mrs. McLean, Mrs. Kuncho, Mr. and Mrs. Ernest Gorloo, Mr. and Mrs. Jean Loontjens, Mr. and Mrs. Isadore Tierens, Mr. and Mrs. Victor Lybeert, Mr. and Mrs. Frank Clipper, Mr. and Mrs. David Burke, Mr. and Mrs. Arthur Hebert, Mrs. Victorine Hermez, Mrs. Mildred Hoste, Frank Incropera, Jr., Mrs. R. Jonckheere and Irene, Mrs. Wood, Mrs. Claire Wante, Mrs. Elizabeth Seuss, Mrs. R. Van Weesenbeck, Delaney Boys, James Shebaby, Mrs. H. Hebbelinck, Mrs. C. Bonheure, Mrs. E. Kitchin, Mrs. S. Klubock, Alice Lefebvre, Boband Anna Lasaffre, Mrs, Alcide Daigneault, Anna Standaert, Marie Goethais, Leonie Verhyn, Amelda Kehoe, James Kay, Jeanne Hardy, Bertha Hardy, Ann Deneu, Jeanne Florin, Mary Boone, Gabrielle Desprez, Germaine Jans, Mrs. Helen Cotter, Lillian Dejoncker, Claire White, Miss Bertha Morse and Robert's Classmates, Bernice M. Beals, St. Mark's Methodist Church, Mr. and Mrs. Thomas R. Palmer, Mrs. J. P. Young, Women's Society of Christian Service, Riverside Pharmacy, Congressman and Mrs. Thomas J. Lane.

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Gravesite Details Age at time of death 7 years, 9 months and 3 days.


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  • Added: 13 Nov 2015
  • Find a Grave Memorial 154957026
  • Find a Grave, database and images ( : accessed ), memorial page for Charles “Charlie” Daigneault (5 Aug 1943–19 Jun 1951), Find a Grave Memorial no. 154957026, citing Bellevue Cemetery, Lawrence, Essex County, Massachusetts, USA ; Maintained by Paul (contributor 48868345) .