Brenda J. Rainone - Woonsocket

Brenda J. Rainone - Woonsocket

Brenda J. (Thorpe) Rainone, 65, of Knight Street, died Saturday, December 13, 2014. She was the beloved wife of Kenneth V. Rainone.

Born in Woonsocket, she was the daughter of the late Tyrus and Rolande (Verhoest) Thorpe.

Brenda was a homemaker, a loving wife, mother, and grandmother. Her passion in life was spending time with her grandchildren and always taking special care of her family.

Besides her husband Kenneth, she is survived by her two daughters, Nancy Gelinas and her husband Michael of Woonsocket, R.I. and Donna Mumma and her husband Brian of Smithfield, R.I.; one brother, Tyrus Thorpe of Woonsocket, R.I.; and three grandchildren, Anthony Rainone of Woonsocket, R.I., and Gregory and Gracie Mumma of Smithfield, R.I.

Her funeral will be held on Thursday at 10 A.M. from the S.DiPardo Memorial Chapel Funeral Home, 1583 Diamond Hill Road, Woonsocket, R.I., with a Mass of Christian Burial at 11 A.M. in St. Anthony’s Church, 128 Greene St., Woonsocket, R.I. Burial will be in St. Charles Cemetery, Blackstone, Mass. Relatives and friends are invited; visitation is one hour prior to the funeral from 9-10 A.M.

In lieu of flowers, donations in Brenda’s memory to St. Anthony’s Church, 128 Greene St., Woonsocket, RI 02895, would be appreciated.