Howard D. Gaboury, 90, a resident of Blackstone, MA., passed away on May 16th at the Univ. of MA. Memorial Medical Ctr. in Worcester, MA. Born in Blackstone he was the son of the late Howard & Caroline (Stavinski) Gaboury. Howard was a court stenographer in the Rhode Island court system for many years and later worked in various textile industries before retiring. He was an avid pencil & chalk artist drawing many portraits. He also enjoyed playing the accordion, especially playing polkas. He was a U.S. ARMY veteran serving in the Korean Conflict. He is survived by cousins, nieces & nephews. He was predeceased by his younger brother John J. Gaboury who passed away in 1984. His Funeral & Burial will be private. Kubaskafuneralhome.com.