Obituaries

Mildred C. Parker - Smithfield

Mildred C. (Brush) Parker, 85, passed away Tuesday, July 30, 2013. Born in Providence, she was a daughter of the late George D. and Elsie L. (Bailey) Brush. Mildred was an executive secretary at St... more

M. Roger Carvalho - Estero, Fla.

M. Roger Carvalho, 84, passed away peacefully, Sunday, July 21, 2013, in Estero, Fla. Roger previously resided in North Attleboro, Mass., and Cumberland, R.I. He was the youngest son of the late... more

Stephen P. Olynyk - Dover, N.H.

Stephen P. Olynyk, 52, of Dover, N.H., formerly of North Smithfield, R.I., passed away suddenly at home on Monday, July 22. He was the son of the late Dr. Peter B. Olynyk and Magdalene (Schmidt)... more

Francisco L. Figueiredo - Pawtucket

Francisco L. “Frank” Figueiredo, 88, of Pawtucket, R.I., died peacefully Friday, July 26 surrounded by the family he loved so dearly. He is survived by his devoted wife of 38 years, Beatrice Jodoin... more

Robert P. Uttley - North Providence

Robert P. Uttley, 91, of Smith Street died Tuesday, July 23, 2013, at Greenville Health Center. He was the beloved husband of Dorothy M. (Stevens) Uttley. They were married for 65 years. Born in... more

Natalie E. Teixeira-Lincoln

Natalie E. (Stys) Teixeira, 67, of Taunton, Mass., formerly of Lincoln, R.I., passed away peacefully, surrounded by her family on Wednesday, July 17. She was the wife of Dr. Richard L. Teixeira,... more

Thomas V. Blazejewski - Wakefield

Thomas V. Blazejewski, 87, of Wakefield, died July 19, 2013. He was the beloved husband of Florence (Richmond) Blazejewski for 65 years. Born in Woonsocket, he was a son of the late Frank and... more

Michael A. Miller - Johnston

Michael A. Miller, 58, of Johnston, died Wednesday, July 17. He was the husband of Carol J. (McCaughey) Miller; the father of Marisa A., Matthew R. and Alycia L. Miller; and the grandfather of Devon... more

John A. Cafferty Sr. - North Providence

John A. Cafferty Sr., 93, died July 14, 2013, at the Goldencrest Nursing Center. He was the husband of Grace K. (Forgue) Cafferty. Born in Providence, he was a son of the late Francis H. Cafferty Sr... more

Marion E. Belleville - Woonsocket

Marion E. (Nichols) Belleville, 90, of Woonsocket, died Sunday, July 14, 2013, at the Holiday Retirement Home in Lincoln. She was the wife of the late Ralph N. Belleville, to whom she was married for... more

Edgar T. Lajoie - Cumberland

Edgar T. Lajoie, 92, of Marywood Lane, Cumberland, R.I., formerly of Blackstone, Mass., died Sunday July 14, 2013, in the Holiday Retirement Home with his family by his side. He was the husband of... more

Dexter B. Merry - Smithfield

Dexter B. Merry, 68, passed away July 11, 2013. He was the wonderful husband of Patricia A. (Shanahan) Merry for 39 years; loving father of Ann Kukulski of New Hampshire, Tom Maguire of North... more

Shannon C. Heil - Burrillville

Shannon C. Heil, 19, of Victory Highway, Oakland, died Thursday, July 11, 2013, from injuries in an automobile accident in Burrillville. Born in Woonsocket, Shannon was the beloved daughter of... more

Merilyn L. (Spencer) Durrell - Scituate

Merilyn L. (Spencer) Durrell, 77, a former resident of North Scituate Village, died Monday, July 8, 2013, at Martin Hospital South in Stuart, FL. She was the beloved wife of the late Clyde Durrell.... more

Anna Makar - Blackstone

Anna (Kostyk) Makar, 93, of Blackstone, Mass., died Sunday, July 14, 2013, at the Holiday Retirement Home in Manviile, R.I. Born in the Ukraine, Anna was the wife of the late Stefan Makar with whom... more

Dennis J. Cabral - Blackstone

Dennis J. Cabral, 70, of Blackstone, and formerly of Uxbridge, passed away Friday, July 12, 2013, in Milford Regional Medical Ctr., Milford, with his family by his side. He was born in Woonsocket, R.... more

Claire R. Ross - Cumberland

Claire R. Ross, 88, of Mendon Road, passed on July 12, 2013, at the Grandview Nursing & Rehabilitation Center following a short illness. She was the wife of the late Andre Ross. They had been... more

Shirley Martin - North Smithfield

Shirley (Nelson) Martin, 86, of North Smithfield, died July 9, 2013, in Hebert Nursing Home, Smithfield. She was the wife of the late Edward A. Martin. Born in North Smithfield, she was the daughter... more

Rose B. Hall - Smithfield

Rose B. Hall, 91, of Mowry Road died Monday, July 8, 2013, at North Bay Manor in Smithfield. She was the wife of the late Raymond J. Hall. Born in Johnston, she was a daughter of the late Charles and... more

Zachary R. Costello - Woonsocket

Zachary R. Costello, 24, of Woonsocket, died July 8, 2013, in his home. He was the son of Diane L. (Lemay) Costello of Woonsocket and the late Richard E. Costello. He had previously lived in... more

Donald W. Dunford - Cranston

Donald W. Dunford, 56, of Walden Way, died suddenly on Sunday, July 7, 2013, at Kent Hospital in Warwick. He was the beloved husband of Bonnie J. (Slocum) Dunford. Born in Providence, the son of... more

Frances Noella Burke - Ava, Mo.

Frances Noella “Fran” (Palmisano) Burke, 69, passed to heaven on July 1, 2013, at Cox Medical Center South in Springfield, Mo. Fran was born Jan. 12, 1944, in Providence to Angelo and Ruth (Larsh)... more

James B. Hayfield - Foster

James B. Hayfield of Foster passed away June 29, 2013, at Cherry Hill Manor. He was the husband of Genevieve (Brown) Hayfield. Besides his wife he is survived by his stepson, Roger “Butch” D’Alessio... more

Mark O. McDermott - Cumberland

Mark O. McDermott, 31, of Cumberland passed away Friday, July 5 at the Pawtucket Memorial Hospital. Born in Woonsocket, he was the son of Brian and Karen (Lalime) McDermott. He resided in Cumberland... more

Todd Skwirz - Cumberland

Todd Skwirz, 47, passed away Wednesday, July 3, 2013. Born in Providence, he was the son of Edward and Sandra (Barker) Skwirz. He was a lifelong resident of Cumberland. Todd was salesman in the... more

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