Of Saugus. Died on Thursday, December 15th at the age of 90. He was the husband of the late Beverly (Maltais) Arsenault. Born and raised in Chelsea, Mr. Arsenault was the son of the late Arthur J. and Bernadette (Gaudet) Arsenault. A resident of Saugus for the past 57 years, he was a retired printer for Arthur D. Little where he worked for 40 years. Mr. Arsenault was also a Korean War U.S. Navy Veteran and enjoyed woodworking.
Mr. Arsenault is survived by four children, Kathleen Morse of Billerica, Kim DeRousi and her husband David of Salisbury, Kelly Guarino and her husband Jack of Saugus and Paul Graham and his wife Kathleen of N. Reading; daughter-in-law, Dora Arsenault of FL; eleven grandchildren; eleven great grandchildren; two brothers, P. Armand Arsenault of Peabody and Mark Arsenault of ME; two sisters, Joan Sarcia of Carlisle and Carol Phillips of Chelsea. He was predeceased by his son Keith Arsenault; brother, Rev. Raymond Arsenault SM; three sisters, Marie Cormier, Gloria Amerello and Marjorie Jaslowitz; and son-in-law, Glenn Morse.
Relatives and friends were invited to attend visiting hours in the Bisbee-Porcella Funeral Home, Saugus on Monday. A funeral was held from the funeral home on Tuesday. followed by a funeral mass in Blessed Sacrament Church, Saugus. Interment in Riverside Cemetery in Saugus. In lieu of flowers, donations in Joseph’s memory may be made to the Joslin Diabetes Center at joslin.org.