Norma M. Barrette - Smithfield

Norma M. Barrette - Smithfield

Norma M. Barrette, 81, of Old Pocasset Lane, formerly of Mapleville Road, Smithfield, died Sunday, July 20, 2014, at Hospice Inpatient Center, Providence. She was the wife of David F. Barrette Sr. They were married for 61 years.

Born in Canada, a daughter of the late Doria and Hattie (Sicard) Chapdelaine, she lived in Smithfield for 20 years before moving to Johnston. Norma had been an Office Administrator for Amica Insurance until her retirement.

She is also survived by her children, David Barrette Jr. of Cumberland, Jacqueline Boucher of Bradenton, Fla., Wayne Barrette of Palm Harbor, Fla., and Lisa Elgar of Lincoln; nine grandchildren, Kerri, Michael, Brittany, Samantha, Sabrina, Adriana, Matthew, Andrew and Juliana; five great-grandchildren, Miranda, Anthony, Jason, Christen and Joel; two sisters, Alice Gaumond of Smithfield and Rita Toolin of Warwick; and a brother, Paul Chapdelaine of Johnston. She was the grandmother of the late Jason Tuttle. She was the sister of the late Yvonee LaVallee, Roland, Raymond and Lionel Chapdelaine and Theresa Couture.

Her Mass of Christian Burial will be celebrated Wednesday, July 23 at 9:30 A.M. in St. Philip Church, 622 Putnam Pike, Greenville. Burial is private. Visitation is Tuesday from 4-7 P.M.

In lieu of flowers, donations in her memory may be made to Home & Hospice Care of RI, 1080 North Main Street, Providence, RI 02904. For messages of condolence visit