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1951 - 2016
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Obituary for Philip R Desplaines Sr.

SPENCER/NORTH BROOKFIELD- Sergeant First Class Philip R. Desplaines Sr., 65, died peacefully at home in Spencer on November 2, 2016 after a long battle with Multiple Sclerosis.

A veteran of the Vietnam War, retired with 26 years of service in both the US Navy and US Army.

He is survived by his Wife of 35 years Christina L. Desplaines; his sons, Justin and Philip Jr; his daughter, Ashley; three grandchildren; Seth, Alex and Aubriella; sister, Linda and his brother Peter. He was predeceased by his parents Rowell and Nancy Desplaines and his sister Valerie.

Relatives and friends are invited to attend calling hours on Monday, November 7,2016 from 4-7PM in Pillsbury Funeral Home 44 Gilbert St. North Brookfield. A graveside service with full Military Honors will be held on Tuesday at 11:00AM in the MA. Veterans Cemetery 111 Glenallen St. in Winchendon. For an online tribute please visit:

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