He was an Army veteran of the Vietnam War, a 32-year employee of United Parcel Service, and a member of the Knights of Columbus, Tiverton.
Besides his wife of 43 years, he leaves two children, Amy Lester and her husband Clint and Andrew J. Featherstone, all of Tiverton; grandchildren, Ethan Lester and Alexzander Featherstone; a brother, Daniel Featherstone and his wife Pauline of Tiverton, and nieces and nephews. He was the son of the late John and Thelma (Trenholme) Featherstone.
Private funeral arrangements are entrusted to the Auclair Funeral Home, 690 So. Main St., Fall River. Donations may be made to Southcoast VNA, 200 Mill Rd., Fairhaven MA 02719. Online guest book at AuclairFuneralHome.com.