Ronald J. Labbe, 88

Feb 23, 2022

Ronald J. Labbe, 88, of Marion died Tuesday, February 22, 2022 at Tobey Hospital after a brief illness. He was the husband of Mary (Morais) Labbe. 

Born in New Bedford, son of the late Emil and Alice (Carrier) Labbe, he lived in New Bedford, Fairhaven, and Marion during his life. 

He was a communicant of St. Rita's Church. 

Ronald honorably served in the United States Air Force during the Korean War. 

He was formerly employed as a corrections officer for the Massachusetts Department of Correction for 30 years until his retirement. 

Ronald enjoyed watching TV, playing pool, and spending time with his family. 

He is survived by his wife, Mary; three sons, Stephen Labbe and his wife Stacy, James Labbe and his wife Grace, and Robert Labbe; seven grandchildren, Jared, Elizabeth, Austin, Nicole, Timothy, and Justine Labbe, and Colton Truman; and many nieces and nephews. 

He was predeceased by his sisters, Lorraine Nault and Claudette Labbe. 

His Funeral Mass will be held Saturday, February 26, 2022 at 10 AM at St. Rita's Church, 115 Front St., Marion, with everyone meeting directly at the Church. Burial will follow in Evergreen Cemetery. Visiting hours are omitted. For online guestbook, visit