Arthur ‘Art’ Westgate

Jul 25, 2021

Arthur “Art” Westgate, retired jack-of-all-trades, passed away on July 21, 2021. Son of Almon Westgate Jr and Dorothy “Dot” Westgate of South Wareham. Devoted husband of Dorine L. (Boucher) Westgate. Arthur is survived by four daughters, Denise Pavao and her husband Jeffrey, Laurie Hesketh and her husband Scott Wybranski, Lynelle Smith and her husband Michael, Heather Brown and her husband Edwin.  Art is the brother of the late Almon Westgate 3rd, the late Douglas Westgate, Viella Anderson and her husband Michael, Brenda Messina and her husband Frank and Wendy Westgate. Art was grandfather to Patrick Hesketh; Justin, Evan and Kyle Smith, Edwin “Eddie” Brown and Cogan, Ian and Alayna Wybranski.

There will be a Celebration of Life in his honor on Thursday, July 29, 2021, from 3 – 6 p.m. at the Oak Point Ballroom, 200 Oak Point Drive, Middleborough, MA 02346. Receiving line from 3 – 4:15 p.m. for those who wish to pay respects followed by a presentation by the Lions Club and other tributes.

In lieu of flowers, please donate your used prescription eyeglasses or hearing aids to your local Lions Club, bring them to the Celebration of Life. Or donations can be made to the Middleborough Lions Club, PO Box 323, Middleborough, MA 02346.  For additional details please visit