Hubert Paul Tougas
Tougas “Herb/Papa”, 93, husband of June A. (Hall) Tougas of Topsfield
Road, Ipswich, died suddenly on Friday, May 24, 2019 at Beverly Hospital
surrounded by his loving family. Born at home in Ipswich on June 21, 1925,
he was the last survivor of eleven children of the late George and
Henrietta (Poirier) Tougas.
Herb was an
active member of Immanuel Baptist Church, the John T Heard Lodge, The
Aleppo Shriners, and had been a member of many local committees. He loved
spending time with his family and friends, always saw the positive side in
every situation, and had a little joke to make your day.
to his wife June, the love of his life for sixty-six years, he is survived
by a son, Gary Tougas and his wife Jan; three daughters, Robin Mills and
her husband Brad, Kathy MacWhinnie and her husband Rick, and Lauri Carlson
and her husband Keith; nine grandchildren, Courtney, Natalie, Stephanie,
Jennifer, Eric, Sarah, Amy, Emily and Jessica; and twelve
great-grandchildren with one on the way. He was the brother of the late
Louise, Irene, Eva, Amedee, Lionel, John, Edmund, Alfred, Richard, and
Noella, and son in law of the late Wilmot and Esther Hall.
His funeral service will be held
11 am Wednesday May 29
in the Whittier-Porter Funeral Home,
6 High Street,
Ipswich, followed by interment in the New Highland Cemetery, Ipswich.
Family and friends are respectfully welcomed. Visiting hours will be
Tuesday 4:30 to 7:00
with a Masonic Service by the John T. Heard Lodge at 6 pm.
In lieu of flowers, memorial contributions in his name may be made to
Immanuel Baptist Church,
45 Central Street, Ipswich, MA
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