Obituaries

Camille E. Pepin – Woonsocket

Camille E. Pepin, 91, of Virginia Avenue, died December 5, 2016. He was the beloved husband of Jeanne R. (Frappier) Pepin for 61 years. Born in North Smithfield, he was a son of the late Camille H.... more

Estelle M. Owen – Cumberland

Estelle M. Owen, 80, of Cumberland, passed away Sunday, Dec. 4, 2016. She was the beloved wife of Milton Owen Jr. They were happily married for 36 years. Born in Woonsocket, she was the daughter of... more

Carolyn Draper – Springfield, Va.

Carolyn Draper of Springfield, Va., passed away on Dec. 1 at the age of 79. She was the beloved wife of 55 years to Bill Draper; dear mother of Bill (Chris) and Tim; caring grandmother of Billy; also... more

Marc C. Paradis – Ellicott City, Md.

Marc C. Paradis, 51, of Ellicott City, Md., died unexpectedly Nov. 26 at his home in Ellicott City. Born in Washington, D.C., he was the son of Jacqueline I. (Bachand) Paradis of North Smithfield,... more

Stephen Karageorge – Cumberland

Stephen Karageorge, 93, of Cumberland, passed away Saturday, December 3, 2016, at the Grandview Center, Cumberland. He was the husband of Angeliki (Metropoulos) Karageorge, and they had been married... more

William Davis – Cumberland

William Davis, 80, passed away on Thursday in Landmark Medical Center, Woonsocket. He was the husband of the late Lillian J. (Hornig) Davis. Born in the Quinnville section of Lincoln, he was the son... more

William A. DeCesare – Woonsocket

William A. DeCesare, 70, of Cumberland Hill Road, died Tuesday, Nov. 29, 2016, in the Oakland Grove Health Care Center. Born in Providence, he was the son of the late Bernard DeCesare Sr. and... more

Doris R. Bouley – Woonsocket

Doris R. Bouley, of Cato Street, Woonsocket, died Nov. 28, 2016, at the Friendly Home. She was the wife of the late Normand R. Bouley for 44 years. Born Sept. 18, 1930, in Woonsocket, she was a... more

David F. McPhail – Lincoln

David F. McPhail, 71, of Lincoln passed away peacefully Monday, Nov. 28, 2016, at the Philip Hulitar Inpatient Center, Providence surrounded by his loving family. He was the beloved husband of Linda... more

Shirley E. (Smith) Straight – Smithfield

Shirley E. (Smith) Straight of Greenville died on Saturday, Nov. 26, 2016, surrounded by her loving family. She was the wife of the late Robert E. Straight for 58 years. Born in Providence, she was... more

Sister Ana Lina Garcia (Maria Del Pilar) FMM – North Smithfield

Sister Ana Lina Garcia was born in Valladolid, Spain, April 12, 1926, to Gregorio and Jeronima (Arenillas) Garcia. She entered the Franciscan Missionaries of Mary in Pamplona, Spain. After making her... more

Mark Szymczuk Peters – Florida

Mark Szymczuk Peters, 57, of Fort Lauderdale, Fla., former longtime resident of Woonsocket and North Smithfield, passed away peacefully on Nov. 15, 2016, after an admirably courageous, two-year long... more

John A. Cormier – North Smithfield

John A. Cormier, 92, of North Smithfield, died Nov. 17, 2016, at Overlook Nursing & Rehabilitation Center, Pascoag. He was the long-time companion of Maria (Lombardo) Pawlowski. Born in... more

Helen M. Puleo -Lincoln

Helen M. (Beaven) Puleo, 97, of Lincoln died peacefully in her sleep, at home, Wednesday, Nov. 16, 2016. She was the wife of the late Joseph V. Puleo. Born in Pawtucket, the daughter of the late... more

Edward R. McCarthy – Pennsylvania

Edward R. “Ed” McCarthy, 88, of Boalsburg, Pa., and Hudson, Fla., died Saturday, Nov. 12, 2016, at Juniper Village at Brookline. Born Oct. 8, 1928, in Woonsocket, he was the son of the late Edward... more

Jeannette M. Amaral – Pawtucket

Jeannette M. (Lacoursiere) Amaral, 84, passed away suddenly on Sunday, Nov. 13, 2016. She was the beloved wife of the late John Amaral for 63 years. Born in Rehoboth, Mass., she was the daughter of... more

Jean A. “Johnny” Tellier – Manville

Jean A. “Johnny” Tellier, 60, of Albion died Thursday, Oct. 27, 2016, at Landmark Medical Center. Born in Woonsocket he was a son of the late Armand J. and Claire R. (Joly) Tellier. He was raised in... more

Helen Bouvier Collamati – Pittsfield, Maine

On Sunday, Nov. 6, 2016, Helen Bouvier Collamati’s journey on earth ended when she was called to enter her glorious and eternal home in heaven with Christ. She was 88 years old. Helen was born on... more

Rita A. Plasse – Cumberland

Rita A. Plasse, 92, of Cumberland, passed away peacefully with her family by her side on Monday, Nov. 7, 2016. She was the wife of the late Roland Plasse. Born in Bellingham, Mass., she was the... more

Robert E. Morse – Cumberland

Robert E. Morse, 81, of Cumberland passed away Sunday, Nov. 6, 2016, at the Mt. St. Rita Health Centre, Cumberland. He was the husband of Sandra (Syintsakos) Morse for the past 45 years. Born in... more

Dean L. Darnell – Cumberland

Dean L. Darnell, 84, of Brookdale Assisted Living passed away Friday, Nov. 4, 2016, at Brookdale Health Center in Cumberland. He was the beloved husband of Dorothy M. (Sypula) Darnell. Born in... more

Arnold H. ‘Red’ Leveille – Harrisville

Leveille, Arnold H. “Red”, 76, passed away at home, Saturday, Nov. 5, 2016, surrounded by his loving family. He was the beloved husband of Margaret E. “Peggy” (Atwood) Leveille. Born in Providence,... more

Bernard 'Frank' McHale Jr. – Cumberland

Bernard "Frank" McHale Jr., 73, of Cumberland, passed away Friday, Nov. 4, 2016, at home. He was the husband of Chong Soon (Han) McHale, and they had been married for the past 34 years. Born in... more

Eugenia (Boyko) Hardink – California

Eugenia (Boyko) Hardink of Irvine, California died on October 21 in Fountain Valley, California. She was the wife of the late Leon Hardink. Born in Blackstone, Massachusetts, she lived most of her... more

Donald P. Morrison – Smithfield

Donald P. Morrison, 88, of Putnam Pike, Greenville, died Saturday, Oct. 29, 2016, surrounded by his family at St. Antoine Residence in North Smithfield. He was the husband of the late Shirly H. (Davy... more

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