Nancy McCourt – North Smithfield

Nancy McCourt – North Smithfield

Nancy McCourt, 78, of North Smithfield, passed away peacefully surrounded by her loving family on February 24, 2019, in Woonsocket.

She was the beloved wife of Donald J. McCourt. Born in Central Falls, she was a daughter of the late William and Veronica (Luscavage) Kureskie.

A lifelong resident of Cumberland, Nancy graduated from the Roger Williams School of Nursing and was employed as a Registered Nurse for 18 years, before working for the state of Rhode Island as a supervising typist. She was a communicant of St. Jude Church where she served as a Eucharistic Minister and CCD teacher. Nancy was a devoted and loving wife, mother and grandmother and will be missed by all.

Besides her husband she is survived by two sons, Michael J. McCourt of South Kingstown and Patrick W. McCourt of Pomfret, Conn.; a sister, Ruth Boruta of Pawtucket; and five grandchildren, Joshua, Jon, Michael Jr., Nathan and Jacob McCourt.

Her funeral will begin at 8:45 a.m. on Saturday, February 29, from Keefe Funeral Home, 5 Higginson Ave., Lincoln, followed by a Mass of Christian Burial at 10 a.m. in St. Jude Church, Front Street, Lincoln. Burial will follow in Resurrection Cemetery, Cumberland. Visitation will be Friday, February 28, from 4 to 7 p.m., at Keefe Funeral Home.

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