Obituaries

Joseph Conrad Pado – Virginia

Joseph Conrad Pado, age 80, passed away on Jan. 7, 2017, at INOVA Fairfax Hospital in Falls Church, Va. He was born on July 25, 1936, in Boston, Mass., to the late Theodore Alexander and Mary Frances... more

George D. Bourque – Woonsocket

George D. Bourque, 93, of Mendon Road, died Jan. 6, 2017. He was the husband of the late Grace L. (Dubois) Bourque. Born in Woonsocket, he was a son of the late George and Dolores (Desjarlais)... more

Lucille J. Moison – Woonsocket

Lucille J. Moison, 91 formerly of Crepeau Conn., died Saturday in Landmark Medical Center. She was the wife of the late Rene Moison. She was born in Woonsocket, the daughter of the late Donat and... more

Lea E. Heroux – North Smithfield

Lea E. (Thibault) Heroux, 89, of Old Smithfield Road, North Smithfield, passed away on Jan. 5, 2017 at home. She was the wife of the late Henry G. Heroux Sr. Born in Woonsocket, she was the daughter... more

Mary E. Silva – Woonsocket

Mary E. Silva, 93, of Woonsocket, died Tuesday, Jan. 3, 2017. She was the wife of the late Joseph E. Silva. Born in New York, N.Y., she was the daughter of the late Joseph and Molly (Altman) Horowitz... more

Donald T. Gammino – West Warwick

Donald T. Gammino, 80, of West Warwick, formerly of North Providence, passed away on Jan. 3, 2017. He was born on July 11, 1936, in Providence, a son of the late Nancy (Gravino) Gammino and Donato... more

Jodie A. Blair – Cumberland

Jodie A. Blair, 44, of Cumberland, passed away at home after a two-year illness, Tuesday, Jan. 3, 2017. She was the beloved daughter of James and Margaret (McKee) Blair. Jodie was a CNA, working at... more

Robert A. Katz – New Hampshire

Robert A. Katz, 78, of Wedgewood Drive, Grantham, N.H., died Tuesday, Jan. 3, 2017, at his home. He was born in Winthrop, Mass., on Feb. 21, 1938, the son of Lawrence and Estelle (Sterin) Katz. He... more

Maurice E. “Moe” Marcil – Woonsocket

Maurice E. “Moe” Marcil, 62, of Woonsocket, died peacefully with his loved ones by his side on Monday, Jan. 2, 2017, at home. He was the loving husband of Lori A. (Randall) Marcil. They spent over 30... more

Lucie M. Lefrancois – Woonsocket

Lucie M. Lefrancois, 90, of Woonsocket, died Jan. 3, 2017, in the Friendly Home. Born in Woonsocket, she was the daughter of the late Horace O. and Alice (Bernard) Lefrancois. Lucie graduated from... more

Joyce M. Curtis – Woonsocket

Joyce M. Curtis, 73, of Woonsocket, passed away Saturday, Dec. 17, 2016. She was the wife of the late Larry Curtis. Born in North Canaan, Conn., she was the daughter of the late Walden and Avis (... more

James R. Greer – Smithfield

James R. Greer, 85, of Village Drive, Smithfield, died Jan. 1, 2017, after a long illness. He leaves behind his wife of 57 years, Eleanor (Manning) Greer. Born in Providence, he was a son of John and... more

Joan M. Broadmeadow – Blackstone

Joan M. (Reilly) (Irza) Broadmeadow, 81, of Sun City Center, Fla., formerly of Blackstone, passed away on Dec. 29, 2016, in Blackstone at the home of her daughter and son-in-law Jill and Thomas Panu... more

Claire A. Turcotte Conca – Woonsocket

Claire A. Turcotte Conca, 93, of Woonsocket, died Sunday, Jan. 1 at the Holiday in Manville. She was the loving wife of the late Edward J. Turcotte, they were married in 1944 and he passed away in... more

Anthony J. Dragon Sr. – Cumberland

Anthony J. Dragon Sr., 83, passed away on Dec. 26 in Landmark Medical Center, Woonsocket. He was the husband of Dorcas J. (Lawton) Dragon. Born in New Orleans, La., he was the son of the late Aristid... more

Rita M. Moran – Florida

Rita M. Moran, of Wellington, Fla., died peacefully on Christmas Eve. She was the wife of the late John E. Moran and the late William Byrne. Born in Manville, R.I., she was a daughter of the late... more

Doris V. Arel – Woonsocket

Doris V. Arel, 94, of Woonsocket, passed away peacefully with her family by her side on Thursday, Dec. 29, 2016, at The Holiday in Manville. She was the loving wife of the late Fernand J. Arel. They... more

Lillian (Gracia) Battista – Cumberland

Lillian (Gracia) Battista, 75, formerly of Warwick, passed away Thursday, Dec. 29, 2016, at the Memorial Hospital of R.I. She was the wife of 52 years of the late John J. Battista. Lillian was born... more

Odessa Lee Mazzei – Smithfield

Odessa Lee Mazzei entered heaven on Friday, Dec. 30, 2016, at the age of 94. For the past nine years, she and her husband have lived at Brookdale Senior Living in Smithfield R.I. Odessa (Miller) and... more

Neal Piggott – Cumberland

Neal Piggott, 71, of Cumberland, died on Monday, Dec. 26, 2016, surrounded by his loving family. He was the devoted husband of Paula M. (Andreotti) Piggott, and the son of the late Herbert and... more

Suzette P. Carpentier – Woonsocket

Suzette P. (Eckles) Carpentier, 69, of Bradley St., died December 27, 2016, in Landmark Medical Center, Woonsocket. Born in Woonsocket, she was the daughter of the late Joseph and Florence (Theroux)... more

Robert H. Laflamme Jr. – Millville, Mass.

Robert H. Laflamme Jr, 53, of Main St., Millville, Mass., died Sunday, Dec. 25, 2016, at home after a long illness. Born in Woonsocket, son of Lois C. (Ravenelle) Laflamme of Millville, and the late... more

Janice Helen Antaya – Lincoln

Janice Helen (Boyd) Antaya, 84, of Lincoln, passed away Dec. 26, 2016. She was the wife of the late Jean-Paul Antaya. Born in Woonsocket, daughter of the late Leroy and Florence (Bateman) Boyd. She... more

Milton K. Frazier – Chepachet

Milton K. Frazier of Chepachet, passed away Thursday, Dec. 22, 2016, at the age of 106. He was the husband of his beloved Elizabeth, wife of 64 years, and devoted father of his two sons Arthur and... more

Jeanne Doris Emery – Glendale

Jeanne Doris Emery passed away peacefully on Dec. 23, 2016, at her home in Glendale, R.I., surrounded by her loving family. Jeanne was born on Nov. 29, 1927 in Pawtucket, R.I. She was the daughter of... more

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