Albert Roland Dauphinais

September 27, 1948 - February 6, 2024
Albert Roland Dauphinais

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Albert Roland Dauphinais, born on September 27, 1948, in Wareham, MA, peacefully passed away on February 6, 2024, in Wilmington, NC at Lower Cape Fear LifeCare at 75 years old.

Roland had a long and fulfilling career, working for and retiring from DuPont after 28 dedicated years of service. He spent 26 years at Jackson Hewitt preparing taxes during his time at DuPont, as well. For a time, he also delivered parts for O’Reilly’s Auto Parts.

Roland also pursued his passion for theology by attending Seminary School to become a Vocational Pastor, helping to serve his community in matters of faith. He was a Vocational Pastor for Charity Baptist Church and Community Chapel Church.

One of Roland’s main interests and loves was WWE; he found joy and excitement in following the wrestling matches and storylines that paralleled with them. He also loved to stay busy with work, always finding fulfillment in staying productive.

Roland was preceded in death by his parents, Albert and Nellie Dauphinais, his brother Ricky Dauphinais, and his sisters Joyce Rogers and Barbara Cannon. He leaves behind a cherished legacy and will be deeply missed by his beloved wife of 56 years, Jeannette Dauphinais, his adored children, Tammy Dauphinais, Tim Dauphinais, and Tonya Adams, as well as 5 grandchildren and 9 great grandchildren that will forever hold his memory in their hearts. He is also survived by his brother Pete Dauphinais, sister Linda Lacsamana, along with numerous extended family members and friends.

A Celebration of Roland’s Life will be held on Sunday, February 18, 2024 starting at 3:00pm at First Advent Christian Church (1625 S. College Road Wilmington, NC 28403). All are welcome to attend to support his family and share in memories of Roland’s fulfilling lifetime.

In lieu of flowers, Roland’s family has asked that friends and family consider a memorable contribution in his honor to Lower Cape Fear LifeCare, who provided the care and support him, and his family, needed as he transitioned to his eternal rest. You may contribute by clicking here.

Please leave memories and condolences for Roland’s family by signing the Tribute Wall below.

Care entrusted to Wilmington Funeral & Cremation – Wilmington Chapel – 1535 S. 41st Street Wilmington, NC 28403 910.791.9099.

Celebration of Life

Sunday, February 18, 2024
3:00 PM

First Advent Christian Church - Directions
1625 S. College Road
Wilmington, NC 28403


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  • February 18, 2024
    Brenda Martin Bozeman says:
    Jeanette, Linda , Pete and family, prayers of comfort for all. I wish I could be there today to give you a hug or two but know I will be with you in my thoughts. 🙏🙏🙏🙏🙏♥️🙏🙏🙏🙏🙏

  • February 13, 2024
    JudyPowell says:
    Jeannette and Family Praying you find comfort and peace in the promises of the Lord Jesus Christ.Praying the Holy Spirit be with you during this time. Peace I leave with you my peace i give unto you let not your heart be troubled John 14 :27 . Roland loved his Lord and Savior and he's safe in the arms of Jesus .

  • February 13, 2024
    Judy Evans Powell says:
    I'm so saddened about the passing of Pastor Roland. Prayers that God's loving hand help heal your sorrow and touch your heart with Peace only He can give. Praying the power of the Holy Spirit be with each one of you during this time With heart felt Sympathy .

  • February 12, 2024
    Tonya Adams lit a candle:
    Lit since February 12, 2024 at 2:37:07 AM

  • February 12, 2024
    Tonya Adams says:
    I love you Dad and I will miss you Your daughter Tonya