Florence E. Drummond - Smithfield

Florence E. Drummond - Smithfield

Florence E. (Rivard) Drummond, 92, passed away peacefully surrounded by her children and grandchildren on Saturday, December 27, 2014.

She was the wife of the late Robert N. Drummond. Born in Providence, she was a daughter of the late Joseph and Georgianna (Menoche) Rivard.

She was the beloved mother of nine children, Elaine Reagan, Michele (Bill) Boffa, Michael (Geri) Drummond, Patricia (Alfred) Veltri, Ellen (Steve) McGarry, Deborah (Bob) Bussiere, Barbara Drummond Kettle, Gregory (Andrea) Drummond and the late Pfc. Paul R. Drummond. She also is survived by 20 grandchildren and one great-grandchild. She was the sister of the late Marie McElroy, Jeannette Nachajski, Eugene and Joseph Rivard.

Her Funeral will be held Wednesday, Dec. 31 at 8:45 a.m. from the IANNOTTI Funeral Home, 415 Washington St. (Rte.117), Coventry, with a Mass of Christian Burial at 10 a.m. in Holy Cross Church, 645 Hartford Ave., Providence. Interment will be in St. Ann Cemetery, Cranston. Visiting hours Tuesday 5-8 p.m.

In lieu of flowers, donations made to the MARYB FOUNDATION, 67 Dellwood Rd., Cranston, RI would be appreciated. www.iannottifh.com