Irene Picotte – Cumberland

Irene Picotte – Cumberland

Irene (Delisle) Picotte, 93, formerly of Cumberland and Lincoln, passed away Sunday, October 29, 2017, at the Our Lady of Fatima Hospital, North Providence. She was the wife of the late Raymond Picotte.

Born in Manville, she was the daughter of the late Lionel and Corine (Beauchmin) Delisle. She resided in Cumberland for over 25 years, previously residing in the Manville section of Lincoln for over 40 years.

Mrs. Picotte was a communicant of St. James Church. She was a member of the Manville Golden Agers and Riverside Village Tenants Association.

She leaves her son Robert J. Picotte and his wife, Amy, of Naples, Fla; her daughters, Annette Laforest and her husband, Roland, of Cocoa, Fla., and Constance McGrath and her husband, John, of Lincoln, R.I.; her five grandchildren, David Laforest of Cranston, Nicole McLaughlin of North Smithfield, Shannon Detelich of Brookline, N.H., Bryant McGrath of Cranston, R.I., and Holly Picotte of Cambridge, MA; her five great-grandchildren; as well as several nieces and nephews. She was the mother of the late Denise Picotte and the sister of the late Henri Delisle, Eugene Delisle and Alfred Delisle.

A celebration of her life will be held Thursday, Nov. 2, 2017, with a Mass of Christian Burial at 10 a.m., in the St. James Church, Division Street, Manville. Burial will follow in St. James Cemetery. Relatives and friends are kindly invited.

In lieu of flowers, the family kindly asks that memorial donations be made to St. James Church, 33 Division St., Manville, RI 02838.

Visiting Hours are respectfully omitted.

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