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Richard Berube

April 20, 2022


Richard Berube, "Bipper", 73, of Taunton and formerly of Bourne, passed away on Wednesday, April 20th, 2022.

Born in Taunton, he was the son of the late Joseph O. Berube and the late Cecelia (Enos) Gouveia and step-son of the late Norberto Gouveia.

Richard had a long career with General Motors and liked to enjoy a game of pool at the Atlantic Cafe or peacefully watching the water at Cape Cod Canal. He enjoyed spending time with his family and would often inspire them to take a minute to watch the birds. 

He is survived by his loving daughter, Lisa Jean Rugg and her husband Gregory of Taunton; his sister, Carol E. Tordoff of Florida; grandchildren, Matthew Rugg, Jenny Rugg and Brian Rugg; great grandchildren, Selina, Lotus and Sequoia; one niece and several nephews, cousins and friends.

Relatives and friends are invited to attend his Funeral Mass on Tuesday, April 26th at 11:00am in St. Mary's Church. Visitation will be held that morning prior to Mass in the Silva Funeral Home, 80 Broadway, from 9:00am to 10:00am. Interment to follow in St. Joseph Cemetery.

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April 26, 2022

9:00 AM to 10:00 AM
Silva Funeral Home
80 Broadway
Taunton, MA 02780

Funeral Mass
April 26, 2022

11:00 AM
St. Mary s Church

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