Eileen G. Scully – Cumberland

Eileen G. Scully – Cumberland

Eileen G. Scully, 86, of Cumberland passed away Sunday, January 20, 2019, at Hope Hospice and Palliative Care, Providence. She was the wife of Robert R. Scully Sr. and they had been married for the past 67 years.

Born in Cumberland, she was the daughter of the late Paul and Marcella (Masson) Poissant. She was a life-long resident of Cumberland.

Mrs. Scully was employed in the sales department of the Standard Nut and Bolt Co. for over 25 years, retiring in 1991.

Eileen was well read and knowledgeable on a broad range of topics and enjoyed traveling. She would volunteer at LaSalette Shrine in Attleboro, Mass., along with her husband mostly during the Christmas season. She was a communicant of the former St. Patrick Church.

In addition to her husband, she leaves her two sons, Robert R. Scully Jr. of Texas, and Paul M. Scully of Cumberland; her sister, Janet Sullivan of Charlestown; her beloved grandchildren, Lisa Scully of Cumberland, Sean Scully of Texas, and Katherine Hanley of Illinois; her great-grandchildren, Cody, James and William.

Services will be private.

In lieu of flowers, donations may be made in her memory to Alzheimer's Association of Rhode Island, 245 Waterman St #306, Providence, RI 02906 or to Hope Hospice and Palliative Care, 1085 North Main Street, Providence, RI 02904.

For the online memorial, visit jjduffyfuneralhome.com .