|Gary J. Vadnais|
Gary J. Vadnais
Gary J. Vadnais, 62, of Lowell, died unexpectedly on Sunday, May 15th at his home. He was the beloved fiancé of Melissa A. Jenkins who survives him.
Born in Lowell, Massachusetts, May 24, 1953, a son of the late Albert R. and the late Eva (Lessieur) Vadnais, he received his education in the Lowell school system.
Gary was currently employed as a maintenance handyman in property management with Lundgren Management Group.
Among his many activities, Gary enjoyed going to Hampton Beach, classic cars cookouts and loved making people laugh. He was also an avid sports fan especially of the Red Sox, Patriots and WWE. Above all else, he loved the quality time spent with his grandchildren.
In addition to his fiancé, Gary is survived by two daughters Amy Diaz and her husband Omar of Lowell and Beth Vadnais of Beverly, MA; three grandchildren Arielle Vadnais, Kendra Vadnais and Yandel Diaz; a sister Carol Trudel of Lawrence MA; a sister-in-law Nancy Vadnais of Tewksbury, MA; his former wife Karen Vadnais; and several nieces and nephews.
He was also brother of the late Bruce Lessier and the late Garvin Vadnais.
Relatives and friends may call for a Memorial Visitation at the O'DONNELL FUNERAL HOME, 276 PAWTUCKET ST. at FLETCHER in Lowell from 2 to 4 P.M. on Saturday. All other services will be held privately. E-condolences/directions at www.odonnellfuneralhome.com.Those wishing may make contributions in his memory to Epilepsy Foundation New England, 335 Main Street, Unit 8, Wilmington, MA 01887. Arrangements by Funeral Directors James F. O'Donnell, Jr. and John W. Crane (978 or 866).