Roland A, Proulx

  • Born: August 17, 1922
  • Died: June 10, 2016
  • Location: Manchester, New Hampshire

Phaneuf Funeral Homes & Crematorium - Coolidge Ave.

250 Coolidge Ave
Manchester, NH 03102
Tel. (603) 625-5777

Tribute & Message From The Family

Loving Husband, Father, Son, Brother, Grandfather, Great Grandfather, Great Great Grandfather, Uncle, Friend,

Message From The Family

Thank you for your support during this difficult time. Please enhance this tribute to Roland by adding your memories and photos.

Roland A. Proulx, 93, of Manchester, passed away on June 10, 2016 at the Golden View Health Care Center in Meredith.

He was born in Manchester on August 17, 1922, the son of Adjutor and Ludivine (Deslauriers) Proulx. He owned and operated Roland Proulx Landscaping for over 30 years. He was a well known and loved individual in the community for many years.

Family members include his wife of 71 years, Rachel (DesRochers) Proulx; five children, Susan Y. Bruce and her husband Otis of Center Harbor, Ronald Proulx and his wife Suzanne of Manchester, Dennis Proulx and Michele Brown of Laconia, Sylvia Heinonen of Meredith, and Pamela Dussault of Hood River, OR; 9 grandchildren, 7 great grandchildren and 3 three great great grandchildren; and many nephews, nieces and cousins.

A Mass of Christian Burial will be celebrated on Thursday morning at 10:00 in Ste. Marie Church. Committal services will follow in Mt. Calvary Cemetery Mausoleum. Phaneuf Funeral Homes and Crematorium is in charge of arrangements. To view an online memorial or more information, go to


Condolence & Memory Journal

Ronnie, Dennis and family, my deepest sympathies for your loss. You were fortunate to have had Roland with you for so many years. May all the memories of his life be a blessing to you all.

Posted by Charles Lagasse - Bow, NH - Family Friend   March 01, 2017

Dennis and family, We are so sorry for your loss. Your dad always had a kind heart.

Posted by Denis and Laurie St Pierre - Manchester, NH   June 22, 2016


To our Dad who left us a legacy of love, and sweetness that will never be replaced, a beautiful family and extended family who will remember and always have him in our daily lives and in our hearts. Keep Gods garden landscaped Dad you are the best!!!!!!

Posted by Susan Y Bruce - NH - Daughter   June 14, 2016

My sympathies go out to Dennis and the rest of his family. My husband Dick worked for Roland and Dennis in the landscaping business many years. Roland was a great person. May he rest in peace.

Posted by Sue Arpin - Candia, NH - Friend   June 14, 2016

You will be truly missed Grampy. Keep the gardens in heaven beautiful.

Posted by Linda Haig - Deerfield, NH - Grandchild   June 12, 2016

Love and miss you grampy!

Posted by Cheryl Harmon - Deerfield, NH - Grandchild   June 12, 2016

RIP grampy love you and will miss you!

Posted by Cheryl Harmon - Deerfield, NH - Grandchild   June 12, 2016

It's sad to hear of Roland passing we miss seeing him in his chair going down Kelley street. Our best to the whole family. David and Jim Rimmonheightsflorist

Posted by Jim LaMothe - Manchester, NH   June 11, 2016

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Community Photos

Famous red truck we all knew as ROLAND PROULX LANDSCAPING with Roland owner
Married 71 years!!!!!