Irene Lafrenais - North Smithfield

Irene Lafrenais - North Smithfield

Irene Lafrenais, 92, of Rhodes Avenue passed peacefully Dec. 5, 2013, at St. Antoine Residence, North Smithfield, R.I., surrounded by her family.

She was the wife of the late Albert E. Lafrenais. Born in Woonsocket, R.I., she was a daughter of the late Adelard and Evelina (Laplante) Jalette.

She is survived by her children, Albert E. Lafrenais and his wife Leslie, and Eveline Vetri and her husband Glenn, all of Texas; her grandsons, Marc Lafrenais and Eric Lafrenais; and her great-grandchildren, Brittany, Nathanial, Haley and Thayne. She was the sister of the late Lucien Jalette, Cecile Kolonick and Joseph Jalette.

A Mass of Christian Burial was held Dec. 10, 2013, in St. Antoine Chapel, Rhodes Avenue, North Smithfield. Burial followed in Precious Blood Cemetery, Woonsocket, R.I.

In lieu of flowers, memorial contributions can be made to St. Antoine Residence in Irene's Memory. Arrangements are with Annette M. Berarducci of the Cremation Care Center & Funeral Home 185 Spring St. Woonsocket, R.I.

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