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James "Buloo" Alves

January 9, 1958 September 3, 2019
James "Buloo" Alves
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James “Buloo” Alves 61, of Three Rivers passed away at home on Tuesday September 3, 2019. Born and raised in Ludlow he graduated from Ludlow High School. Jim was proud to belong to the Local Union 127 Teamsters while working for the Massachusetts Turnpike for over 20 years. Jim most recently drove for the LPVEC and worked as a hiker for Penske. Buloo was a “deadhead” following the band in his younger years as well as a sports fan (atic), especially devoted to his Chicago Blackhawks. He leaves his loving wife of 11 years Laurie (Dygon) Alves of Three Rivers; son Eric Alves and his wife Kat and grandchildren Aria and Logan of Crozet, VA; step-daughter Jessica Richardson and step grandchildren Alex, Max and Zach of Three Rivers; his brother Lindo Alves and his wife Jane of Westminster and their daughters Emily, Hilary and Alison,and his mother in law Helen Dygon of Ludlow, as well as many cherished cousins, aunts, uncles and friends. He will also be missed by his faithful St. Bernard, Bernie. Funeral services for Buloo will be held on Friday September 6, 2019. Family and friends are asked to gather at Ludlow Funeral Home at 9:15am with Chapel Services beginning at 9:45am with Msgr. Gosselin presiding. Following the services burial will take place in Island Pond Cemetery. Visiting hours are Thursday evening at 6:00-8:00pm from the Funeral Home. In lieu of flowers please make donations in Buloo’s name to: Dakin Humane Society
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6:00 PM 9/5/2019 6:00:00 PM - 8:00 PM 9/5/2019 8:00:00 PM
Ludlow Funeral Home

432 East St.
Ludlow, MA 01056

Ludlow Funeral Home
432 East St. Ludlow 01056 MA
United States

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Island Pond Cemetery Final Resting Place

499 Center Street
Ludlow, Ma 01056

499 Center Street Ludlow 01056 Ma
United States

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