Raymond J. “Mike” Plouffe, Sr., husband of Joan E. Plouffe, entered into our Lord’s arms on Tuesday, July 26, at St. Joseph’s Center with his family at his side.

Born on January 10, 1930 in Bridgeport, he was the first of Raymond and Viola Plouffes’ seven children: Raymond (“Mike”), Vivian Fattibene (deceased), Robert “Dick” (deceased), Daniel Plouffe (deceased), Delores Roche, Susan Dorsey and Janice Wallace. He grew up in Fall River, MA and the west-end and then French-Canadian section of Bridgeport

In addition to his wife of 59 years, Joan, he is survived by his children and grandchildren, Jocelyn Paoletta (husband Joe, children Jordan and Jonathan, puppy Jenny), Raymond Plouffe (children Jessica and David, puppies Max and Maggie), Elisa Pritchard (husband Gene and puppies Gabe, Otis, Wiley, and Ryver).

Funeral services will be held Saturday at 10:15 a.m., from the Redgate-Hennessy Funeral Home, Main Street and Gorham Place, Trumbull and at 11 a.m., in St. Theresa Church, 5301 Main St., Trumbull, with a Mass of Christian Burial. Interment will follow in Trumbull Burial Grounds.

Friends may call Saturday morning from 9-10:15 a.m., in the funeral home.

Contributions may be made in his memory to St. Joseph’s Center Chapel, 6448 Main St., Trumbull, CT 06611.

To send online condolences please visit redgatehennessy.com.
— by the staff