Obituaries

Charles "Chuck" M. Clarke – North Smithfield

Charles "Chuck" M. Clarke, 65, of North Smithfield, died December 23, 2020, in Landmark Medical Center from complications due to Covid. He was the husband of Loreli (Swihart) Clarke whom he married... more

Florence C. Romano – Lincoln

Florence C. (Riquier) Romano, 99, of Manville, passed away peacefully on January 6, 2021. She was the beloved wife of the late Vincent “Ted” Romano. Born in Woonsocket, she was the daughter of the... more

Dennis G. Caron – Woonsocket

Dennis G. Caron, 76, of Woonsocket, died January 3, 2021, in Westerly Hospital. Born in Chicago, Ill., he was the son of the late Joseph and Rose (Tardif) Caron. Mr. Caron was a Mount St. Charles... more

Thelma L. Laliberte – Cumberland

Thelma L. Laliberte, 96, passed away on Tuesday, January 5, 2021, at the Orchard View Manor in East Providence. She was the beloved wife of the late Charles A. Laliberte. Born in West Warwick, she... more

Dolores L. Amaral – Cumberland

Dolores L. (Fachada) Amaral, 89, passed away on Sunday, January 3, 2021. She was the beloved wife of the late Joseph P. Amaral for 63 years. Born in Pawtucket, she was the daughter of the late Frank... more

George D. Gince Jr. – Cumberland

George D. Gince Jr., 81, passed away on Monday, January 4, 2021, in the Kent Regency Health Care Center, Warwick. He was the beloved husband of the late Pauline D. (Messier) Gince. Born in Pawtucket... more

Joseph A.G. Loiselle – North Smithfield

Joseph A.G. Loiselle, 91, of North Smithfield, R.I., died on January 1, 2021, at Landmark Medical Center in Woonsocket, R.I. Joe was the loving and devoted husband of Theresa R. (Jutras) Loiselle... more

Harold W. LeBlanc – North Smithfield

Harold W. LeBlanc, 89, of North Smithfield, died December 29, 2020, at Landmark Medical Center. Born in North Smithfield, he was the son of the late William F. and Alma (Casey) LeBlanc. He was the... more

Mary Hillier – Smithfield

Mary (Marcello) Hillier, 92, of Smithfield, passed away peacefully Sunday, January 3, 2021, at Heritage Hills Nursing & Rehabilitation Center, Smithfield. She was the wife of the late Ernest E.... more

Conrad “Sonny” Brien – Woonsocket

Conrad “Sonny” Brien, 79, passed away Wednesday, December 30, 2020, at Landmark Medical Center, with his children by his side. Born April 14, 1941, in Woonsocket, he was a son of the late Emile and... more

Donald A. Perron – North Smithfield

Donald A. Perron, 90, of North Smithfield, R.I., passed away on Wednesday, December 30, 2020. Donald was the beloved son of the late Frederick and Alice (Marcotte) Perron. Mr. Perron grew up in... more

Louise Helen Shea – Cumberland

Louise Helen Shea, 77, of Cumberland, passed away Sunday, December 20, 2020. She was the beloved wife of Robert E. Shea Sr. Born in Pawtucket, she was the daughter of the late Louis and Helen (Hazam... more

Sandra E. Cloutier – Lincoln

Sandra E. (Lepine) Cloutier, 81, formerly of Pascoag, passed away on Sunday, January 3, 2021, at the Miriam Hospital, Providence. She was the wife o the late Raymond R. Cloutier. Born in Woonsocket... more

Bernardo “Ben” Gentile – Smithfield

Bernardo “Ben” Gentile, 87, of Waterview Drive, Smithfield, died Tuesday, December 22, 2020, at Fatima Hospital. He was the husband of Arlene (Joly) Jarvis-Gentile. They had been married for 24... more

Margaret Shorrock – Cumberland

Margaret (Ryding) Shorrock, “Peg,” 95, longtime resident of Cumberland, died on December 31, 2020, at home surrounded by her loving family. She was predeceased by her husband, Norman, and son,... more

Lorette A. Beaudette – Pawtucket

Lorette A. (Bisson) Beaudette, 83, formerly of Pawtucket, passed away on Saturday, January 2, 2021, at the Holiday Retirement Home, Lincoln. She was the beloved wife of Louis H. Beaudette, and they... more

Ernest A. Girouard – Cumberland

Ernest A. Girouard, 86, passed away on Thursday, December 31, 2020, at home. He was the husband of the late Barbara R. (McConville) Girouard. Born in Pawtucket, he was the son of the late Philias... more

Frederick Benjamin Hoyt III – Woonsocket

Following decades-long health struggles, a dear son, brother, father, and friend is gone too soon. Frederick “Freddy” Hoyt, 40, of Woonsocket, passed away unexpectedly at the home of his sister at... more

Michael Rivard – Woonsocket

Michael Rivard, 56, passed away Tuesday, December 29, 2020, of severe COVID-19 pneumonia; he fought so hard for 14 days in the ICU. He was the loving husband, best friend and soulmate of his wife of... more

Roger H. Leclerc – North Smithfield

Roger H. Leclerc, 78, of North Smithfield, passed away on December 22, 2020, at Mt. St. Rita Health Centre. He was the husband of Elaine (Dessert) Leclerc for 46 years. Born in Woonsocket, he was a... more

Betty Norma Gaouette – Corona, Calif.

Betty Norma Gaouette, 92, went home to the Lord December 21,2020, in Corona, Calif. Born October 9,1928, in Woonsocket, R.I., Betty formerly lived in Huntington Beach, Calif., and retired from Golden... more

Louis P. Kishfy – Lincoln

Louis P. Kishfy, 90, of Lincoln, passed away Monday, December 28, 2020. He was the beloved husband of Georgette (Altongy) Kishfy. Born in Central Falls, he was the son of the late George and Agiba (... more

Michael J. Mastalerz – Cumberland

Michael J. Mastalerz, 66, of Cumberland, passed away unexpectedly on December 28, 2020, at home. He was the husband of the late Maureen (McVey) Mastalerz. Born in Pawtucket, he was the son of the... more

Robert E. Giguere – North Port, Fla.

Robert E. Giguere, 90, of North Port, Fla., and formerly of Woonsocket, passed away peacefully Thursday, December 3, 2020, at home in North Port, Fla., with his children by his side. He was the... more

Mary P. Marini – North Smithfield

Mary P. Marini, 92, of North Smithfield, R.I., passed away at her home on December 27, 2020. She was the loving wife of the late Olivio S. Marini. She was born in Milford, Mass., a daughter of the... more

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