, Salem, MA

April 5, 2013

Raymond A. Belleau, 85

Danvers — Mr. Raymond A. Belleau 85, of Danvers, beloved husband of Mary Pearl (Palardy) Belleau, died, Monday, April 1, 2013, at the Atrium in Danvers, surrounded by his family.

Born in Danvers, he was the son of the late Arthur and Evelyn (Charbonneau) Belleau. He was raised and educated in Danvers.

An honorably discharged veteran, Raymond served his country as a member of the United States Navy during WWII.

Mr. Belleau had been a self-employed floor refinisher for many years until the time of his retirement.

A lifelong resident of the Town of Danvers, Raymond was a long-time member of the American Legion, Post 180 in Danvers. He was a loving husband, father, grandfather and great-grandfather who will be deeply missed.

In addition to his loving wife of 64 years, Ray is survived by his daughters, Linda Marquis of Danvers and Rae Levesque of Norfolk' his grandchildren, Jameson Marquis, Timothy Marquis, Amy Sharma and Julie Vito; his great-grandchildren, Amelia Vito, Marcus Vito and Alessandra Marquis; his brother, Frank Belleau of Florida; and several nieces and nephews.

ARRANGEMENTS: His Funeral Service will be held Monday, April 8, graveside in the Annunciation Cemetery, Hobart Street, Danvers at 9 a.m. Relatives and friends invited. Assisting the family with the arrangements is the Peterson-O’Donnell Funeral Home 167 Maple St., (Route 62) Danvers. In lieu of flowers, expressions of sympathy may be made in Ray’s memory to the Hospice of the North Shore and Greater Boston, 75 Sylvan St., Danvers, MA 01923. To share a memory or offer a condolence, please visit