Joseph R. Robichaud, 75, of Simpsonville, passed away on Monday, July 16, 2018.
Born in St. Agatha, ME, his family moved to Hartford, CT when he was a young child. Eventually settling in East Windsor, CT.
In 2012, Joseph and his wife, Doreen Robichaud, retired to South Carolina. They had owned and operated taverns in Connecticut and Massachusetts for the previous forty five years.
Survivors, in addition to his wife of 48 years, include a daughter, Caryn Witherell and her husband Richard of Westfield, MA; a son, Mark Robichaud and his wife Anne of Windsor Locks, CT; his loving mother, Marie Samociuk of Somers, CT; and two brothers, John Samociuk and his wife Holly of Broad Brook, CT and Steven Samociuk of East Windsor, CT.
Joseph was the proud "Pepé" to six grandchildren; Morgan, RJ, Teila, Connor, Grace and Joe.
He was pre-deceased by his father, Joseph Robichaud and step-father Stefan Samociuk.
A visitation will be held on Tuesday, August 7, 2018 at 1:00 pm at Palmetto Mortuary at 1017 Mauldin Road, Greenville, SC with a Memorial Service to follow at 2:00 pm.
In lieu of flowers, donations may be made to the Cancer Society of Greenville County, 113 Mills Avenue, Greenville, SC 29605.