, Newburyport, MA

March 22, 2013

Frederic L. Poulin, 58

— Frederic L. Poulin, leaving behind his close friends and family, Fred passed at his home on March 16, 2013.  Born on August 17, 1954, he was the son of the late, Joseph N. and Annie E. (Joncas) Poulin.

Fred was a machine operator at Keiver-Willard Lumber Corp. in Newburyport, before his retirement in 2003.  He enjoyed fishing, metal scrapping, Buds and bon-fires. Fred loved animals.  He was well known to everyone in his neighborhood and is already dearly missed.  He welcomed everyone who visited his garage, and offered a great friendship to those who knew him.

Fred is survived by his son, Frederic J. Poulin of Seabrook, N.H.; his brother, Gustave F. Poulin and wife, Nancy, of Seabrook, N.H.; sister, Bernadette Greene and husband, Charles, of Lesterville, Mo. Fred also leaves behind his close friends, Jennifer and Dave Hale, Jeff ‘Ollie’ Daniels, Chris Perreault, and LeeAnn and John Bruneau, who cared for Fred and will carry his memory with them forever.

A private farewell will be held for family and friends at the Long Hill Cemetery, where Fred will be rejoined with his parents.  In lieu of flowers, donations can be made to a local animal shelter of the donor’s choice. Arrangements have been entrusted to the Twomey-LeBlanc and Conte Funeral Home, 193 High Street, Newburyport, MA. To sign the family guest book, please visit