June 30, 2015
William H. Thibault, 77, Rosiere, passed away at his home on Tuesday, June 30, 2015.
Calling hours will be held at Cummings Funeral Service, Inc., Clayton on Friday, July 3, from 10:30AM to 12:30PM. A prayer service will follow at 1PM at the funeral home with the funeral mass celebrated at 2PM at St. Vincent dePaul Church, Rosiere with Rev. Pierre Aubin presiding. Burial will be in St. Vincent dePaul Cemetery.
Bill was born in Clayton on October 4, 1937, son of Benjamin J. and Iva M. Granger Thibault. He was a graduate of Clayton High School in 1956. From 1956 to 1959 he served in the US Army and while in the Army, he was deployed in Germany.
On February 2, 1963 he married Kay C. Hubbard at St. Vincent dePaul Church, Rosiere with Rev. Walter J. Charboneau officiating.
From 1968 to 1998 Bill was a carpenter for NYS Parks & Recreation at Wellesley Island State Park. He was a communicant of St. Vincent dePaul Church and a former member of LeRay de Chaumont Knights of Columbus. He enjoyed collecting coins and lighthouses, bowling, horse races, and carpentry. His greatest enjoyment was his loving wife and family.
Along with his wife, Kay, Bill is survived by his six children, Joanne Bonnette and husband, John, Shorewood, MN, Barbara Payne and husband, Mike, LaFargeville, Sandra Thibault and companion Gary Bango, Antwerp, Jeffrey Thibault and wife, Katie, Marcy, William P. Thibault and wife, Cindy, Apex, NC, and Paula Thibault and companion Thomas Clark, Pawtucket, RI; stepson, Terri Orlikowski, Boynton Beach, FL; thirteen grandchildren, Carter, Dylan, and Spencer Bonnette, Megan, Kyle, and Caitlin Payne, Hannah Bango, Benjamin, Trenton, and Cain Thibault, and Cassidy, Jack, and Ryan Thibault; two step grandchildren, Darrel and wife, Heather, and Ramie Orlikowski; step great granddaughter, Skyla Orlikowski; sister, Marion Colin, Sackets Harbor; and numerous nieces, nephews, and cousins. His three brothers, Gerald, Benjamin J. Jr. and Lawrence Thibault, and his two sisters, Shirley Bourcy and Caroline Natali, died before him.
Online condolence may be made at www.cummingsfuneral.com