Obituaries

Carol L. Picard - Avon Park, Fla.

Carol L. (Lessard) Picard, 69, of Avon Park, Fla., and formerly of Woonsocket, died on Saturday, May 3, in Florida Hospital, Sebring, Fla. Carol was the wife of Richard A. Picard, with whom she... more

Norman L. Finucane - Smithfield

Norman L. “Red” Finucane, 86, of Smithfield passed peacefully on May 7th. Born in Providence, he was the devoted husband of Claire M. (O’Brien) Finucane for 60 years. He was a son of the late Edward... more

Viola H. Griffin - Manville

Viola H. (Comire) Griffin, 66, of Manville, R.I., passed away on Tuesday, May 6, 2014, at her home after a brave battle with breast cancer, with her loving family by her side. Vi was the loving wife... more

William N. Seaward - Lincoln

William N. Seaward, 89, of Kilburn Avenue died Sunday, May 4, 2014, at the Holiday Retirement Home, Lincoln. He was the husband of Jocelyn E. (Glassey) Sanford Seaward and the late Priscilla M. (... more

Robert E. Lindsay - Foster

Robert E. Lindsay, 79, of Foster, passed away Wednesday, April 30, 2014, at North Bay Manor. He was the beloved husband of Mebi (Kingsford) Lindsay for 57 years. Born April 7, 1935, in Providence, R... more

Debra A. Kellenberger - Blackstone

Debra A. (Theriault) Kellenberger, 48, of Blackstone, Mass., passed away on Friday, April 25, 2014, at Brigham & Women’s Hospital after a short, courageous battle with leukemia, with her loving... more

Kay H. Stein - Smithfield

Kay H. Stein died in Smithfield, R.I., on April 19, 2014. She was born Katharine Patricia Howard on August 16, 1918, in Chicago, Ill., to Winifred (Reeve) and William J. Howard. She attended the... more

Edward J. Coons - Woonsocket

Edward J. Coons, 64, of Woonsocket, died April 29, 2014, in the Philip Hulitar Inpatient Center, Providence. He was the husband of Dawn E. (Mucciarone) Coons, with whom he would have celebrated their... more

Kathleen F. Costa - Lincoln

Kathleen F. Costa, 78, of Old River Road, died Sunday, April 27, at Landmark Medical Center, Woonsocket. She was the companion of 33 years of the late Jacqueline Beattie. Born in Providence, a... more

M. Rita Lacoste - Lincoln

M. Rita (Drainville) Lacoste, 89, of Lincoln, died April 23, 2014, in Rhode Island Hospital, Providence. Born in North Smithfield, she was the daughter of the late Hormidas and Exilda (Caouette)... more

Romilda E. Gesnaldo - North Providence

Romilda E. “Minnie” (Lautieri) Gesnaldo, 87, passed away peacefully Friday, April 25, 2014, at the Philip Hulitar Hospice Center in Providence, with her loving family by her side. She was the... more

Mary Bois - Woonsocket

Mary Bois, 97, of Paradis Avenue, Woonsocket, died Wednesday, April 23 at Oakland Grove Health Care Center. She was the wife of the late Raymond L. Bois Sr. Born in Manville, she was a daughter of... more

Richard J. Clements - Smithfield

Richard J. Clements, 73, of Welcome Road, died Monday, April 21, 2014, at his home surrounded by his family. He was the husband of Elizabeth A. (Winters) Clements. They had been married for 51 years... more

Janet Ann Culbertson - Cumberland

Janet Ann Culbertson, age 87, of Cumberland, R.I., passed peacefully on April 18, 2014, at her residence. She was born March 25, 1927 in South Pasadena, Calif., to Elliot Benson Fadley and Olive Ann... more

Carol J. Fisher - Smithfield

Carol J. (Buteau) Fisher, 54, died April 20, 2014, at Rhode Island Hospital. Born in Pawtucket, she was a daughter of Allen N. and Constance J. (Morgan) Buteau of Smithfield. Carol held many jobs... more

Raymond P. Lacourse - Cumberland

Raymond P. Lacourse, 72, of Cumberland, passed away Sunday, April 20, 2014. He was the husband of Kathleen (Drape) Lacourse. Born in Pawtucket, he was the son of the late Joseph and Eva (Bouffard)... more

Maria Augusta Delgado - Cumberland

Maria Augusta Delgado, 99, of Pollett Street, passed away Thursday April 3, 2014, at the Miriam Hospital, Providence, surrounded by her loving family. She was the wife of the late Alfredo Delgado.... more

Mario A. Simonini - Woonsocket

Mario A. Simonini, 88, formerly of Kennedy Street, Woonsocket, died Saturday afternoon, April 19 at Home & Hospice Care of Rhode Island in Providence. He was the loving husband of the late Rita D... more

Lucille N. Gendreau - Woonsocket

Lucille N. Gendreau, 74, formerly of Mendon Road, Woonsocket, died Sunday evening, April 20 at Landmark Medical Center. She was the wife of the late Bertrand Tousignant and the late Normand A.... more

Edgar C. Turcotte Jr. - Cumberland

Edgar C. Turcotte Jr., 78, of Cumberland and Naples, Fla., died Saturday April 19, 2014, in his home surrounded by his family. He was the husband of Gloria S. (Lanowy) Turcotte, whom he married Sept... more

Ruth Y. Gregoire - Cumberland

Ruth Y. (Lafreniere) Gregoire, 84, of Cumberland passed away Friday, April 18 at home surrounded by her loving family. She was the wife of the late John M. Gregoire. Born in Northbridge, Mass., she... more

Sister Germaine Irene Lambert - North Providence

Sister Germaine Irene Lambert, FMM, 103, daughter of the late Amedee and Clara (Coulombe)Lambert and a member of Ein Karim Community, died April 14, 2014, at St. Antoine Residence, North Smithfield.... more

Alice M. Andrews - Lincoln

Alice M. (Izzi) Andrews, 93, a lifelong resident of Lincoln, passed away at home on April 17, 2014. She was the beloved wife of Lance D. Andrews. Born in Providence, she was a daughter of the late... more

Joseph F. Cassidy Sr. - Sandwich, Mass.

Joseph F. Cassidy Sr., 92, of Sandwich, Mass., formerly of Rehoboth, Mass., Harwich Port, Mass., and Pawtucket, R.I., died at his home surrounded by his loving family on Tuesday, April 15th following... more

Mrs. Emily Cecil Derosier Lemme - Aiken, S.C.

A vigil service for Mrs. Emily Cecil Derosier Lemme, age 74, will be celebrated 11 a.m. Saturday, April 26, 2014, at St. Gerard’s Catholic Church with the Rev. Art Delupang celebrant. Interment will... more

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