Peter J. Lupien, of Chelmsford and formerly of Townsend, passed away on Saturday, June 8, 2019.
He was born in Lowell on September 22, 1957 and was a son of the late Albert J. and Maria K. (Zimmer) Lupien.
Peter was raised on the family apple farm in Chelmsford. He graduated from Nashoba Valley Technical High School where he studied to be a machinist. He was recently recognized for his 40 years at Lavelle Machine. Peter loved the ocean and his favorite places were Aruba and the family beach house in Salisbury. He loved to travel and was an enthusiastic Boston sports fan. He was a loving and devoted father and grandfather who cherished his time spent with his grandchildren.
Peter will be deeply missed by his wife, Denise (Lavelle) Lupien, and children; Mark Lupien and his wife Elizabeth of Westford and Kelly Flanders and her husband Derek of Pepperell, his grandchildren; Olivia, Alexys, Isabella, Alex, Hannah and Kyle. He also leaves his brothers; Ernest Lupien of Chelmsford, Leon Lupien and his wife Michelle of Winter Haven, FL, and sisters; Ursula McAllister and her husband Stephen of Chelmsford, and Monica Whisman and her husband Robert of Port St. Lucie, FL, his many dear friends and extended family, especially the ones he was closest to, Ed Lavelle, Sr. and Gary Lavelle, who lovingly referred to him as "Lupe", many nieces, nephews and great-nieces and nephews and his devoted grand-dog, Chloe. Peter was sadly predeceased by his sister Ingrid Lupien.
Visiting hours will be held on Friday from 3 to 6 pm at the BLAKE CHELMSFORD FUNERAL HOME, 24 Worthen St., Chelmsford. Funeral Service and Interment will be private. For those who desire, memorial donations may be made to a charity that was close to Peter's heart over the years, the American Foundation for Suicide Prevention to support their Out of the Darkness Community. Please mail checks to AFSP, P. O. Box 869, Westford, MA 01886.