David C. Enes, age 69, passed away unexpectedly on Monday, November 26, 2018 at the South County Hospital.
Barry E. Hoffman, 83, of North Kingstown, died peacefully on Wednesday, December 5, 2018. He was the husband of Diane E. (Eckman) Hoffman. Born in Morristown, NJ, he was the son of the late Perry A. Hoffman & Beatrice (Everett) Hoffman.
Carol (Cathcart) Hutchins, 93, of North Kingstown, died peacefully at her home surrounded by her loving family on Thursday, December 6, 2018. She was the wife of the late James R. Hutchins, with whom she celebrated 60 years of marriage. Born in Manhattan, she was the daughter of the late Har…
Dianne Kathleen Hughes, 77, of South Kingstown, passed away on Sunday, December 9, 2018. She was the wife of Fred Frostic. Born in Howell, Michigan, she was the daughter of the late Gerald and Martha (Schneider) Hughes.
Dana W. Arpin, 53, of North Kingstown, died November 28, 2018 at Landmark Medical Center after a long illness. Born in Providence, he was a son of Audrey Arpin of Foster and the late Milton J. Arpin.
Joan P. (Harris) French, 96, of Wickford, died peacefully at home on Tuesday, December 4, 2018. She was the wife of the late Alan H. “Frenchie” French. Born in Manitoba, Canada, she was a daughter of the late Eric T. Harris & Marjorie (Vokes) Harris.
Harriet Sprague Doolittle Vaughan, 65, of Narragansett, RI and Englewood, Fl, passed away on Tuesday, November 20, 2018. She was the wife of Wheaton Carr Vaughan. Born in Providence, she was the daughter of the late Duncan Hunter Doolittle and Anne Watson Lewis Baker.
Robert A. Campbell, 82, of North Kingstown, died peacefully on Monday, November 19, 2018 at Roberts Health Centre. He was the loving husband of Darilyn F. (Moore) Campbell. Born in Providence, he was a son of the late Augustus & Isabel Campbell.
Joan G. (Gifford) Ireland, 86, of North Kingstown, died Friday, November 23, 2018 at Kent Hospital. Born in Fall River, MA, she was a daughter of the late Norman V. Gifford & Alice R. (Anderson) Gifford.
Mary E. “Betty” (McGrath) Perry, 96, of North Kingstown, died peacefully on Friday, November 23, 2018 at the Scandinavian Home. She was the wife of the late Marvin A. Perry. Born in Providence, she was a daughter of the late John McGrath & Mary (Walsh) McGrath.
Diana W. Smith, 90, of Wakefield, passed away peacefully surrounded by her family on Thursday, November 22, 2018. She was the wife of the late Robert O. Smith, 91, who passed away May 31, 2018. They had been married for 69 years. Diana was born in Yorkshire, England on December 1, 1927. She …
Anne (Manning) St. Onge, of North Kingstown, passed away at Philip Hulitar Hospice Center in Providence on November 7, 2018. Born in Providence, she was the daughter of the late Thomas and Mary (Kelley) Manning. Anne was a graduate of St. Xavier’s High School in Providence and Salve Regina C…
William Rittenhouse Champlin was born August 9, 1979 to Kit and Bob Champlin at South County Hospital in Wakefield, RI. He died on November 7 at the Hope Hospice facility in Providence. He grew up partly at the family home in Exeter, just north of Kingston, and partly at Critter Hut, which h…
Rev. Forest Lee Parsons, 98, of Narragansett, passed away peacefully surrounded by his family on Friday, November 9, 2018. He was the husband of the late Frances (Wiesen) Parsons. Born in Lockport, Illinois, he was the son of the late Forest Lee and Abigail (Forward) Parsons.
Anthony J. Allen, Jr. of Richmond, Virginia passed away at home on November 6, 2018 after a brief illness at the age of 79. He was born in Chicago Il. on 11/16/1938 to Sophie (Brusik) Allen and Anthony Allen.
Isabel A. (MacIsaac) Patz Hayes, 86, of North Kingstown, died Sunday, November 4, 2018 at Kent Hospital. Born in Boston, MA, she was a daughter of the late John C. MacIsaac & Minnie M. (Acorn) MacIsaac.
Peter E. Bradley, 70, of Narragansett passed away on October 12, 2018. He was the beloved husband of Margaret (Dein) Bradley for over 34 years. Peter was born in Westerly, RI on July 15, 1948 to the late Jean (Adams) and Edward E. Bradley.
Ida Mary Paolucci, 94, of formerly of North Kingstown, died Monday, October 1, 2018 in Exeter. She was the beloved wife of the late Donato “Don” W. Paolucci. They were married for sixty-eight years at the time of his passing.
James Edwin Sheehan, 93, of Wakefield passed away on Wednesday, Sept., 26, 2018, at Brookdale South Bay in Wakefield. Born April 29, 1924, in Warwick, he was the son of the late Christopher J. Sheehan and Hilda M. (Germond) Sheehan. He was predeceased by his brothers, Christopher Sheehan and…
John J. Conlon, 73, of North Kingstown died peacefully at home on Thursday, Oct. 11, 2018. He was the loving husband of Linda M. (Cabral) Conlon. Born in Providence, he was a son of the late William M. Conlon and Helen J. (Cafferky) Conlon.
The Rev. Donald J. Bouressa, 87, entered into eternal life on Monday, Oct. 15, 2018. Born in Providence, he was predeceased by his father, Allen F. Bouressa Sr., mother, Theresa (Finnegan) Bouressa, and brother, Allen F. Bouressa Jr. He leaves his niece Donna Marie Bouressa, nephews James F.…
Edwina (Hathaway) Miller, 93, of North Kingstown died peacefully on Friday, Oct. 5, 2018 at Brookdale Centre of New England. She was the wife of the late John S. Miller. Born in Columbia, North Carolina, she was a daughter of the late Ersil Hathaway and Nettie (Overton) Hathaway.
Dolores Maria Pender Chadwick, 91, of Exeter died Oct. 6, 2018, at Greenwich Farms in Warwick. She was born in Pottstown, Pennsylvania, to the late James and Margaret (Culligan) Pender.
Nelson C. Crook, 88, of Wakefield passed away peacefully, surrounded by his family, on Thursday, Sept. 27, 2018. He was the beloved husband of Rita M. (Andreasen) Crook. Born in Pawtucket, he was the son of the late Alice (Mayoh) Crook.
Alfred C. Miranda, 77, of North Kingstown and Palm Harbor, Florida, died peacefully, surrounded by his loving family, on Wednesday, Sept. 26, 2018, at Kent Hospital. He was the loving husband of Patricia E. (Perry) Miranda. Born in Providence, he was the son of the late Alfred C. Miranda Sr.…
Hazel Edna Cayer (Perkins), 93, of Wakefield passed away peacefully, surrounded by her family, on Sept. 30, 2018. She was the loving wife of Wilfred Cayer and together they shared 64 years of marriage. Born in Wood River Junction, she was the daughter of William and Marion (Enos) Perkins.
Betty E. (Gardiner) Rogers, 90, of Saunderstown passed away peacefully Sunday, Sept. 30, 2018. She was married to the love of her life, the late Kenneth E. Rogers Sr., for nearly 40 years.
Harold H. Smith, 90, of Charlestown passed away on Thursday, Sept. 27, 2018. Born in Warwick, he was the son of the late Herbert Smith and Hazel Ripka and stepson of the late Stanley Ripka.
H. Milton Read Jr., 85, of Wakefield passed away peacefully on Sept. 21, 2018. Milt was the beloved husband of Nancy (Nelson) Read, celebrating 63 wonderful years of marriage in May of this year. Born in West Warwick, he was a son of the late Herman M. and Margaret (Martin) Read.
Shirley M. (Gardiner) Potter, 87, of Richmond, formerly of North Kingstown, died peacefully on Monday, Sept. 17, 2018, at Scallop Shell Nursing Home. She was the wife of the late Lewis F. Potter. Born in Richmond, she was a daughter of the late Fred H. Gardiner and G. Madeline (Whitford) Bishop.
Elizabeth Taft “Ibby” Freeman, 97, of East Matunuck died Sept. 12, 2018, after a brief illness. Born in Saunderstown, she was the daughter of Marianna (Gardner) Taft and Royal C. Taft Jr. She was raised in Providence and Saunderstown and attended Lincoln School and Rosemary Hall.
Dorothy F. (Barnes) Moore, 101, of North Kingstown died peacefully at home, surrounded by her loving family, on Saturday, Sept. 15, 2018. She was the wife of the late Elliott B. Moore. Born in Westerly, she was a daughter of the late Henry W. Barnes and Blanche G. (Heard) Barnes.
Laurette Ann Marie (Pelletier) Pegden, 89, of North Kingstown passed away peacefully on Sept. 11, 2018. Born and raised in Fall River, Massachusetts, she was the beloved wife of LCDR Burl (Dick) R. Pegden, U.S. Navy, retired, and the daughter of the later Arthur Pelletier and Alice (Wilson) …
Maureen Szekely Grove, 75, of Saunderstown passed away Aug. 30, 2018, after a valiant battle with cancer. Maureen was born and raised in New York City. For 57 years the beloved wife of Edward Grove, she leaves behind her children, Edward Franklin Grove and Rianda Grove Levin, both of Califor…
Robert “Bullet Bob” Fuquea passed away after years of valiant battle against respiratory disease. He was a native Jamestowner, and the island ran deep in him. Bob’s roots stemmed from the Tefft family, with his mother, Jackie Tefft, and the other members dating back on the island over 12 gen…
William “Bill” J. Falk, 91, passed away Friday, Sept. 7, 2018. He was the husband of the late Grace (Duchin) Falk. Born in Providence, a son of the late David and Lena (Feinstein) Falk, he lived in Narragansett for 34 years, previously living in Cranston.
Blanche R. Murray, the first woman president of both the University of Rhode Island Foundation and the University of Rhode Island Alumni Association, and a lifelong educator who also served two terms on the Rhode Island Board of Governors for Higher Education, died Sept. 6, 2018, at Newport …
Peggy S. Whitt, 80, of Wakefield passed away unexpectedly on Saturday, Sept. 8, 2018. She was the wife of the late Bruce L. Whitt. Born in Charleston, West Virginia, she was the daughter of the late Carl E. and Ruby (Patterson) Hunt.
Cristina Carpenter Sevin, daughter of Cynthia Peterson Carpenter and the late Richard B. Carpenter, passed away at the age of 50 amid family and friends in the evening hours of Sept. 1, 2018.
Joyce “Joy” A. Emery, 81, of West Kingston, professor emeritus at the University of Rhode Island, passed away Friday, Sept. 7, 2018. She was the beloved wife of the late Jerry R. Emery.
Lorene Mary (Marks) Bain, 75, of North Kingstown was called home by her Lord and Savior Jesus Christ on Thursday, Aug. 16, 2018. She was the daughter of the late George and Lorene (Limb) Marks.
William A. Bowers III, (Bill), 73, of Kingston passed away Sunday, Aug. 19, 2018. He was the beloved husband of Marian (Peirce) Bowers, and they celebrated their 50th wedding anniversary in June.
Edith M. (Erickson) Grist, 88, of East Greenwich passed away on Saturday, Aug. 18, 2018. She was the loving wife of the late Harold L. Grist for 69 years. Born in East Providence, she was the daughter of the late Phillip and Mildred Kenyon (Grant) Erickson. Edith graduated from East Providen…
Barbara Virginia Hopkins, 86, of Broad Rock Road, Wakefield, passed away peacefully Wednesday, Aug. 15, 2018, surrounded by her loving family at South County Hospital, Wakefield. Born in Providence, she was the daughter of the late Frank and Jeanette (King) Rayner. She was the former wife of…