Louise and Vito Molis – North Providence

Louise and Vito Molis – North Providence

Louise Evelyn Molis, 93, formerly of Adams Lane, North Providence, died Tuesday, November 5, 2019, at Cortland Place in Greenville. She was the wife of Vito J. Molis, who died on November 10, 2019, at the Hope Hospice and Palliative Care in Providence. They celebrated their 73rd wedding anniversary in June 2019.

Mrs. Molis was born in Providence, she was a daughter of the late Thomas and Anna (Hart) Browning. They had lived in Providence for 28 years before moving to North Providence. Evelyn had worked at the former Mine Safety in Smithfield for 25 years before retiring in 1986. She was an active member of the Smithfield Senior Center.

Mr. Molis was also born in Providence, he was a son of the late Domenic and Antose (Dzekwich) Molis. He served in the U.S. Navy during WWII. He was a member of the Lithuanian Club for many years. Mr. Molis had worked as a railroad car inspector for Conrail for 38 years before retiring in 1986.

They are survived by their children: Stephen J. Molis and his wife, Donna of Cataumet, Mass., Judith A. Jackson and her husband, Edward of Wakefield, R.I.; their grandchildren: Stephen A. Molis and his wife, Amy, of Falmouth, Mass., Jared J. Molis and his wife, Karen, of Portland, Ore., Jodi J. Vogel and her husband, Rick, of Watsonville, Calf., Ryan E. Jackson and his wife, Megan, of South Lake Tahoe, Calif., Sean M. Jackson and his wife, Jennifer, of Duxbury, Mass., and Kyle J. Jackson of North Providence, R.I.; and 10 great grandchildren, Lauren, Brendan, Ryan, Calder, Jacob, Francesca, Everleigh, Hartley, Lyla and Jameson. Mr. Molis is also survived by a sister, Mildred Tapley of Providence.

A Mass of Christian Burial will be held Friday, November 15, 2019, at 11 a.m., in St. Philip Church, 622 Putnam Pike, Greenville. Visitation will be Friday morning, 8:30-10:30 a.m., in Anderson-Winfield Funeral Home, Route 44 at Greenville Common, Greenville. Burial will follow in R.I. Veteran’s Cemetery, Exeter.

In lieu of flowers, donations in Louise Evelyn’s memory may be made to the Smithfield Senior Center, 1 William J. Hawkins, Jr. Trail, Smithfield, RI, 02828, and in Vito’s memory to the Hope Hospice and Palliative Care, 1085 North Main Street, Providence, RI 02904.