Patricia A. Chaston – Cumberland

Patricia A. Chaston – Cumberland

Patricia A. (Walton) Chaston, 81, of Cumberland, passed away Thursday, August 30, 2018, at the Rhode Island Hospital, Providence.

She was the loving mother of Gail S. Soucy (Michael) of Augusta, Ga., and Joanne Laskowski. She was the mother of the late Kelly Chaston-Ameri.

Born in Central Falls, she was the daughter of the late Frank and Bernadette (Duffin) Walton. She was a life-long resident of Cumberland.

Mrs. Chaston was employed as an office manager for Texas Instruments Inc. for over 35 years, retiring in 1999.

Pat was a communicant of St. Aidan/St. Patrick Church, a member of the Cumberland Senior Center, a member of the St. Patrick Church Choir. She enjoyed reading, fishing, traveling, but was most passionate about spending time with her family.

In addition to her daughters, she is survived by her brother, Edward Walton, of Cumberland; three sisters, Frances Faria of Lincoln, Maureen Dunn and Alice Clark (Peter) of Cumberland; four grandchildren, Matthew (Jade) and Kyle Laskowski and Melissa Zimmer (David) and Michael Soucy (Cheryl); four great-grandchildren, Kelly, Ryan, Sam and Anna; as well as several nieces and nephews.

Relatives and friends are kindly invited to Pat's Life Celebration to be held Monday, September 3, 2018, with visiting hours from 6 to 8 p.m., and continue on Tuesday, September 4, 2018, at 9 .M., from the J. J. Duffy Funeral Home, 757 Mendon Road, Rt. 122, Cumberland. A Mass of Christian Burial will be held at 10 a.m., in the St. Aidan/St. Patrick Parish, 1460 Diamond Hill Road, Cumberland, R.I. Burial will follow in the Resurrection Cemetery, Cumberland.

In lieu of flowers, donations may be made in her memory to the Ronald McDonald House of Providence, 45 Gay St, Providence, RI 02905.