Roger P. Dugas

March 5, 1938July 25, 2013

Roger P. Dugas, age 75, of New Bedford passed away Thursday, July 25, 2013 at Hathaway Manor. He was the husband of Jacqueline (Gosselin) Dugas. A lifelong New Bedford resident, he was the son of the late Romeo and Florence (Descheneaux) Dugas. Roger attended SMU (now the University of Massachusetts - Dartmouth) and was a veteran of the United States Navy during the Korean Conflict Era. Roger was a lieutenant at the Bristol County House of Correction for 27 years until his retirement. He enjoyed working on the computer and spending time with his family. Survivors in addition to his wife are his 4 children, Monique Savage of New Bedford; Michael Dugas of Lakeville; Maureen Dugas of New Bedford and Marc Dugas of New Bedford; 4 grandchildren Melissa Butts, Dean, Brianna and Jake Dugas all of New Bedford, 2 brothers, William Dugas and the late Gerald Dugas and 2 nephews. Private funeral arrangements are in the care of the Rock Funeral Home, 1285 Ashley Blvd, New Bedford, MA. For tributes please visit our website at


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Norman Sargent

August 20, 2013

Deepest Sympathy to Rogers Family, May he rest in peace, He was a good man,

Norm Sargent - Bristol County Sheriffs Department (retired)

Aline Antil

July 31, 2013

My thoughts and prayers are with you Jackie and all your family during this very difficult time. May all the wonderful memories of your lives together be there to help you and believe that Life for him is only changed and that happiness eternal is now for him. Deepest Sympathy, Aline, c.s.c.

Pauline Antil

July 31, 2013

My deepest sympathy to you Jackie and your family. May all the wonderful memories of Roger sustain you and yours for many many years. Peace to you and yours. Pauline Lequin Antil (Class of 58 - SAH).

Chris, Mike, Steph, Ash, and Lindsey Vertente

July 31, 2013

Our deepest sympathies and condolences. Thoughts and prayers are with you all.

July 30, 2013

Our thoughts and prayers are with you Jackie, and your family. May all the wonderful memories of Roger sustain you now and in the future. Gerald (Jerry) and My Richard, Brussels, Belgium.

July 29, 2013

Jackie - Our deepest sympathies on the loss of Roger.

John & Nancy Martin (Class of 58- SAH)

Suzanne Payette, CSC

July 29, 2013

May you find comfort, Jackie, in the presence and shared memories of family and friends. My prayers and thoughts are with you.

connie levasseur

July 28, 2013

My deepest sympathy to you Jackie and your family. Anytime, I will be there if you need me.

Marc and Michelle Brodeur

July 28, 2013

Marc and I are so sorry to hear of Roger's passing. We have very fond memories especially of Roger driving our limo on our wedding day. He drove us to A&W and ordered car hop service before bringing us to our reception! It is in remembering the good times that his soul will live on in your hearts.

July 27, 2013

Jackie, our deepest sympathy to you and your family, our thoughts are with you. We enjoyed the visits we had with you guys at your home.
Roger@ Mary