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Jane D. Ortel, 90, of Wakefield, RI, passed away peacefully at home, surrounded by family, on Thursday, Oct. 13, 2022.

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James Edward Fugere, 79, of South Kingstown, passed away peacefully at his home and surrounded by family and friends on Saturday, November 19, 2022. He was the son of the late Sidney G. and Lillian G. (Duffney) Fugere. James was the beloved husband of Brenda K. Fugere.

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Albert D. Smith, 83, of North Kingstown, passed away peacefully on Sunday, November 20, 2022 at Brentwood by the Bay. He was the husband of the late Deborah A. (Buckhalter) Smith. Born in Magnolia, MI, he was the son of the late Claude Smith and Willye Mae (Harper) Smith.

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Guy A. Alves, 59, of Saunderstown, passed away on Thursday, November 17, 2022. Born in Anchorage, Alaska, he was the son of the late Frank and Marie (Gochee) Alves.

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Nancy Deborah Lieberman, 73, of Wakefield, RI, wife of the late Stephan Howard Lieberman, died peacefully, with her family by her side, on Thursday, Nov. 17, 2022 at Kent Hospital, Warwick, RI, from complications of cancer.  

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Geraldine Marie Smith (née Streeter) died on November 17, 2022, in hospice care at Westerly Hospital, after a period of brief illness. She was 93.

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Anthony G. “Tony” Ciccone, 82, of South Kingstown passed away Saturday November 19, 2022. He was the beloved husband of Patricia (Crawford) Ciccone for 55 years. Born in Cranston, he was the son of the late Cipirano and Maria (Ruscitto) Ciccone.

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Richard H. Ellsworth, 91, of South Kingstown, also known as Dick, passed away peacefully on Saturday, November 12 surrounded by family.

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Mary E. (Hilton) Ostiguy, age 100, passed away Sunday, November 13, 2022. She was the beloved wife of the late Esdell S. Ostiguy. Born in Providence, she was the youngest of four daughters born to the late Prescott and Hazel (Thurston) Hilton.

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Ann (Miletta) Zarrella is survived by Arthur, her husband of 61 years, and their four sons: Matthew and wife Kristen, Mark and wife Julie-anne, Christopher and wife Nancy, and Paul and wife Lyn. She also leaves behind five grandchildren: Greyson, Mia, Andrew, Aidan, and Ava. Ann started her …

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Edwin James “EJ” Ryan, born March 15, 1962, 60, of North Kingstown, Rhode Island passed away unexpectedly at home on November 2, 2022. He was a father, brother, uncle, Realtor, Real Estate Appraiser, former owner of Ryan’s Market, clambake master, butcher, and movie connoisseur. He always go…

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Dear Elsa, Mom, Omi, you taught us that you were born Else Wilhelmina Magdalena Thiessen, in Wohldorf Ohlstedt, in Hamburg, Germany, on February 27th, in 1937.

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On October 26, at 4:44 pm, Christian John Petrichko passed away, surrounded by his family. Christian’s time on this earth was a joy to him and all of those who knew him. He loved life and often told his boys “look around boys, it doesn’t get any better than this!”

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Deborah Doolittle, beloved mother, sister, and dear friend to many died Wednesday, September 21, 2022. She was 67 years old.

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N. Peter Magnant, 95, of North Kingstown, passed away peacefully on Wednesday, October 26, 2022 at Roberts Health Centre.  He was the husband of the late Shirley A. (Barber) Magnant. Born in North Kingstown, he was a son of the late Napoleon I. Magnant and Yvonne T. (LaBelle) Magnant.

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Stephen I. Owren, 78, of South Kingstown, formerly of Lexington, MA and Stuart, Fl, passed away peacefully in his own home in East Matunuck, Thursday, October 13, 2022, after a five-year battle with cancer. Steve was born in Cranston on August 12, 1944. Steve was predeceased by his mother an…

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Maureen T. Lapan, Ph.D., 90, of North Kingstown, passed away peacefully on October 22, 2022 at Bayview Rehabilitation at Scalabrini.

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John Knight Chatwin, Sr. 88 of Narragansett passed away peacefully surrounded by his children and grandchildren. Born in Providence on January 27, 1934, he was the son of the late Helen C. McNamara. Husband of the late Angela Gladys Hanrahan Chatwin. Proud father of John Knight Chatwin, Jr. …

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Walter G. Potts, Sr., 90, of Exeter, passed away peacefully on Thursday, October 20, 2022 at HopeHealth Hulitar Hospice Center.  Born in Warwick, he was a son of the late Clement Potts, Jr. and Olive E. (Godwin) Potts.

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Timothy Scott Philbrick, 70, formerly of Narragansett, passed away on Monday, October 11th, after nobly enduring a very long illness. He died peacefully, at his home, Sugarloaf Hill, surrounded by loving family.

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W. Edward (Ted) Johnson, 89, a longtime resident of North Kingstown, peacefully passed away on Friday, October 14, 2022. Ted spent his final moments in the comfort of his home, surrounded by his loving family. He was the devoted husband of Margaret “Peg” A. (Ferris) Johnson to whom he was ma…

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Lillian I. Nelson, 82, of Charlestown, passed away on Thursday, October 13, 2022, at the Apple Rehab Clipper in Westerly. She was the wife of the late Hartley S. Nelson. Born in Providence she was the daughter of the late Robert and Louise (Hadley) Whittle.

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Sarah E. (Sally) Spink, 80, died Friday, October 14th at the Brentwood Nursing Home in Warwick, Rhode Island.   

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Barbara Jane (Harvey) Eaton, 67, passed peacefully in her home on October 12, surrounded by her family. Barbara, a resident of Voluntown, Connecticut since 2007, grew up in South County, Rhode Island, and graduated from South Kingstown High School in 1963. Barbara was a loving, sweet-natured…

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Diane M. Neri, 50, of Narragansett, passed away October 7, 2022, at home with her family by her side. Born in Providence, she was the daughter of the late Salvatore and Mary (Fallon) Neri.

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Andre E. “Andy” Boisvert, 75, of Wakefield, passed away on Tuesday, October 4, 2022. Born in South Kingstown, he was the son of the late Leo R. and Marion (Lamphere) Boisvert.

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Elaine Raitano (Faucher), 76, of Wakefield, passed away peacefully at her home on Sunday, October 2, 2022 surrounded by her loving family.

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Mary Elizabeth André, 84, passed away on Monday, September 12, 2022. She was the wife of the late Jules I. André. Born in Warwick, she was a daughter of the late George M. and Inez M. (Gardiner) Freeborn.

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Kenneth Edward Thornton, 60, passed away unexpectedly in the early hours of September 23rd, 2022.

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James T. Lewis, 81, of Peace Dale, passed away peacefully on Wednesday, September 21, 2022. Jim was the loving husband of 47 years to his late wife, Margaret (Whalon) Lewis, and then the loving partner of six years to Diane Fasching. He was the proud and perfect father of sons Scott and Mich…

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Steven M. Gault, 62, of North Kingstown, passed away September 25, 2022 at Kent Hospital surrounded by his loving family. Born in Providence, he was a son of the late Steven A. Gault and Margaret M. (Flynn) Gault.

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Ruth Elaine Talbert (nee Whitney), age 92, of Cedar Crest Village in Pompton Plains, NJ, formerly of New Hampshire, Rhode Island, Oklahoma, New York City, and Teaneck, New Jersey, peacefully passed from this life surrounded by family on August 24, 2022.

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Jacquelynne J. Alarie, 70, of North Kingstown, passed away peacefully at home surrounded by her loving family on September 15, 2022. She was the loving wife of William J. Alarie for 52 years. Born in New London, CT, she was a daughter of the late Reginald G. Rockwell and Harriet S. (Jenkins)…

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Kenneth E. Cook, Jr., 87 of South Kingstown, RI. and Vero Beach, FL, passed away peacefully on Sunday, September 18th, 2022. Born in South Kingstown, Rhode Island, he was the son of the late Kenneth E. Cook, Sr. and Concetta M. Cook. He was the beloved and devoted husband of Marlene V. Cook …

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Peter Leo Paquin, 79, of Wakefield, passed away September 17, 2022 at the RI Veterans Home. He was born in Pawtucket, RI on July 8, 1943 to Joseph Edward and Theresa Lussier Paquin. He is survived by his wife, Jerry and sons, Samuel Robert of Hollywood, Florida and Matthew Edward of Providen…

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Mary Ellen Reilly, a beloved teacher who was one of the founding mothers of the Women’s Studies program at the University of Rhode Island and architect of the university’s first endowed professorship, died September 14, 2022. She was 81

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Dr. Mildred Helen “Mimi” Struck passed away peacefully on September 7, 2022. She was a daughter of the late Robert Edward Struck, Sr. and Helen Hughes Struck.

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Russell Wesley Thompson, 77, passed away peacefully at home in Bath, New Hampshire on September 8, 2022. Russell was born in Fall River, Massachusetts on October 8, 1944, the youngest of three siblings, to his mother Marian Smith Thompson and his father Alvah Thompson.

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Kenneth Neal Kermes, age 87, of South Kingstown, RI, died peacefully on Sept 7, 2022, while at HopeHealth Hulitar Hospice Center. Ken’s favorite words to say were “thank you” and “I appreciate it” and in typical fashion those were his parting words to his family and nurses at the time of his death.

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Frederick O. Boland, 74, of Wakefield passed away at his home on May 13, 2022.

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William “Bill” W. Leete, former Professor of Art at the University of Rhode Island, passed away peacefully on August 25, 2022.  He was 93.

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Lynal M. Ashton, RN, 75, of North Kingstown, RI passed away unexpectedly on September 7, 2022 at Kent Hospital. 

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Judy Thompson (Rice), 56, of North Kingstown passed away peacefully on Wednesday, September 7, 2022 surrounded by her family. Born and raised in South Kingstown, she was the daughter of the late Howard Rice (Butch) and Evelyn Clark.

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Meredith Stuart Walz passed away suddenly in his Wakefield, RI home on August 26, 2022 at the age of 66. He is survived by his loving wife of 37 years, Macie Burdick Walz, and his cherished children Maggie and Arthur Walz, both residents of the South County area.

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Jessica L. Miller, 37, of North Kingstown, passed away peacefully at home on August 28, 2022. Born in Warwick, she was the daughter of Joseph R. Miller of South Kingstown and Lynne (Nelson) Miller of North Kingstown.

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Arthur L Skaggs, 93, died August 26, 2022 in Wakefield. He was born July 21, 1929 in Poplar Bluff, Missouri, the son of the late Melton Skaggs and Lee Dora Inman Skaggs Erath. Art served for 22 years in the U.S. Navy Seabees. He served during World War II, the Korean Conflict and the Vietnam…

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William P. Shields, Sr., 84, of Narragansett, passed away peacefully on Sunday, August 14, 2022 at South County Hospital following a brief illness. He was the husband of Joan (Durigan) Shields, with whom he celebrated their 50th anniversary in February.

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Thelma R. Spindler, 94 of North Kingstown passed away peacefully at home surrounded by her loving family on Monday, August 22, 2022.  She was the wonderful and loving wife of over 65 years to the late George L. “Buddy” Spindler.  Born in Macon, GA, she was the daughter of the late Louis C. R…

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Ronald Edward Barlow, 66, of Warwick, passed away on Thursday, August 18, 2022 at Greenwood Center. Born in Philadelphia, PA, he was the son of the late Harry and Helen “Joan” (Jadus) Barlow.

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Johanna Ann Smith-Henley, 89, of South Kingstown passed away Thursday, August 25, 2022. She was the wife of the late Morton Henley. Born in Charlestown, she was the daughter of the late Peter Michael Sullivan and Mary (Graham) Sullivan. Johanna worked as a CLA for the former Joseph H. Ladd C…