Robert E. Ringuette - Woonsocket

Robert E. Ringuette - Woonsocket

Robert E. Ringuette, 81, of Woonsocket, died Sunday, Aug. 10, 2014, in Oakland Grove Nursing and Rehabilitation Center.

He was the husband of J. Kathryn (Leach) Maloof Ringuette of Woonsocket and the late Irene (Kirchner) Ringuette. Born in Woonsocket, he was the son of the late Hormidas J. and Alice F. (Brousseau) Ringuette.

Mr. Ringuette was a graduate of Mount St. Charles Academy and Bryant College. He was an Army veteran.

Mr. Ringuette was a Chief Budget Analyst for NATO Headquarters in Heidelburg, Germany, for 47 years, retiring as Deputy Chief of the Finance Division. He was a member of the Woonsocket Lodge of Elks, where he served on the Auditing Committee.

Bob will fondly be remembered as a man of character, a true “gentleman.” He enjoyed European travel and spoke German, Italian & French fluently. He loved the ocean and was a devoted husband and brother, who will be sadly missed, but never forgotten.

Besides his wife, he leaves two sisters, Irene E. Girard of North Smithfield and Simone Desautels of Woonsocket.

His funeral will be held Sunday, Aug. 17, 2014, beginning with visitation at 5 P.M. followed by a service at 7 P.M. in the Holt Funeral Home, 510 So. Main St., Woonsocket. www.holtfuneralhome.com