Ada F. Hoyle - North Smithfield

Ada F. (Harvey) Hoyle, 91, of Black Plain Road, passed away Aug. 23, 2015, in the Overlook Nursing Home, Pascoag. She was the wife of the late John H. Hoyle. Born in Woonsocket she was the daughter... more

The Rev. Lionel A. Blain - Woonsocket

The Rev. Lionel A. Blain, 85, pastor emeritus of St. Joseph Church, Woonsocket, Rhode Island, died on Saturday, August 22, 2015. Born in Woonsocket, he was the beloved son of the late George and... more

Richard Shadoian - North Providence

Richard Shadoian. It is with great sadness that our family announces the death of Richard Shadoian, former Superintendent of Schools in North Providence. A long-time resident of North Providence and... more

Robert F. Fura - North Smithfield

Robert F. Fura, 56, a resident of North Smithfield, passed away Saturday Aug. 22, 2015, at the Philip Hulitar Center, Providence. He was the loving husband of Mary Ann (Silva) Fura whom he married... more

Lucy Ellen DeMeo - North Providence

Lucy Ellen DeMeo of Elm Street, North Providence, died surrounded by her loving family on Friday, August 7, 2015, in her home. Born in Providence, she was the beloved daughter of Arthur and Carmela (... more

Sister Claire Jacqueline Napoleon - North Providence

Sister Claire Jacqueline Napoleon, FMM, 80, of Ein Karim Community, North Smithfield, R.I., died on Aug. 18, 2015, at St. Antoine’s Residence North Smithfield, R.I. Born in Brooklyn, N.Y., on Jan. 18... more

Norma G. Polak - Lincoln

Norma G. (Dunn) Polak of Lincoln, passed away peacefully on Aug. 18, 2015, after a long illness. She was the beloved wife of Thaddeus (Ted) Polak for 61 years. She was also the devoted daughter of... more

Jennie DeFusco - Providence

Jennie (Chianise) DeFusco, 92, passed away on August 19, 2015 at Silver Creek Manor in Bristol. She was predeceased by her husbands, Rocco Rapone and Joseph DeFusco. Born and raised in Barrington,... more

Marcel Plante – Woonsocket

Marcel Plante, 81, of Woonsocket was called home to the Lord surrounded by his loving family on Saturday, August 15, 2015. He was the beloved husband of Simone M. (Girard) Plante. They were married... more

Antonio M. Sousa Jr. - Cumberland

Antonio M. Sousa Jr. of Cumberland passed away Sunday, Aug. 16 in Memorial Hospital, Pawtucket, surrounded by his loving family. He was the beloved husband of Claire M. (Brousseau) Sousa for the past... more

Marion Donaldson - Smithfield

Marion Donaldson, 94, of Smithfield, R.I., passed away peacefully at the Philip Hulitar Inpatient Center in Providence, R.I., on August 15, 2015. Marion is survived by her children, Margaret (Ernest... more

Olive Catuogno - Smithfield

Olive Catuogno, 85, of Smithfield died peacefully on Sunday, August 16, 2015, surrounded by her family. She was the loving wife of Ralph Catuogno. They had been married for 59 years. Born in... more

Rosemarie Ruckmann - Cumberland

Rosemarie Ruckmann, 88, of Cumberland, R.I., entered eternal rest August 9, 2015, at St. Antoine Residence, North Smithfield, R.I. Rosemarie’s life journey provided a compelling narrative that she... more

Sister Mary Elizabeth Cook - North Providence

Sister Mary Elizabeth Cook, FMM, 85 of Ein Karim Community, North Providence, R.I., died on Aug. 12, 2015 at St. Antoine’s Residence, North Smithfield, R.I. Born in Brooklyn, N.Y., on Jan. 13, 1930,... more

James W. Kaplan - Cumberland

James W. “Jim” Kaplan, 72, passed away Friday, August 14, 2015, at Home and Hospice Care of Rhode Island. He was the beloved husband of the late Eleanor I. (Graham) Kaplan. Born in Central Falls, he... more

Glenn A. Flaxington - Lincoln

Glenn A. Flaxington, 53, of Pawtucket and formerly of Lincoln, died unexpectedly Monday, August 10, 2015, at home. He was the husband of Carol (Depot) Flaxington. Born in Providence, a son of M. Ruth... more

Arthur J. Robidoux - Cumberland

Arthur J. Robidoux, 93, of Cumberland, passed away Sunday, Aug. 9, 2015. He was the husband of Fernande (Guerin) Robidoux for 64 years. Born in Woonsocket, he was the son of the late Alphonse and... more

Lewis A. Prescott Jr. - Lincoln

Lewis A. Prescott Jr., 88, of Lincoln passed away Saturday, Aug. 8, 2015, at Newport Hospital, Newport. Born in Pawtucket on March 5, 1927, he was the son of the late Lewis A. and Faith A. (Jenks)... more

Glenn R. Bratcher Jr. - North Smithfield

Glenn R. Bratcher Jr., 42, of Taber Hill Road, died Aug. 2, 2015, in Rhode Island Hospital, Providence. He was the husband of Kerri (Peck) Bratcher whom he married Sept. 2, 2007. Born in Livingston... more

Margaret Madeleine Lamontagne - Cumberland

Margaret Madeleine (Bouchard) Lamontagne, 81, died peacefully on July 14, 2015, at the Bethany Home in Providence. Born and raised in Manville, R.I., Margaret was the daughter of the late Elcy and... more

Hubert J. "Bert" Cournoyer - Woonsocket

Hubert J. “Bert” Cournoyer, 61, of Woonsocket, died July 31, 2015, at Landmark Medical Center, Woonsocket. He was the husband of Vivian (Larocque) Cournoyer. Bert was born in Woonsocket. He was the... more

Lorraine E. (Duarte) Sherman - Lincoln

Lorraine E. (Duarte) Sherman, resident of Lincoln Manor, Lincoln, R. I., was valiant in her last weeks, being loving and caring to all who came to visit her. Lorraine Sherman, the beloved daughter... more

Sr. Barbara Anne Hogan - Brighton, Mass.

Sr. Barbara Anne Hogan FMM, 81 of Our Lady of Hope Community, Brighton, Mass., died on July 29, 2015 at Maristhill Nursing and Rehabilitation Center in Waltham, Mass. Born in Woburn, MA on October 5... more

Margaret M. McKenna - Foster

Margaret M. (Freelove) McKenna, 98, of Foster Center Road, Foster, died Wednesday, July 8, 2015, at Southwestern Vermont Medical Center, Bennington, Vt. She was the beloved wife of the late William... more

Kathleen R. Burns - North Smithfield

Kathleen R. (Toomey) Burns, 87, of Mechanic St., died July 28, 2015, in St. Antoine Residence, North Smithfield. She was the wife of the late James B. Burns. Born in Woonsocket, she was the daughter... more