Obituaries

Dana Aspinwall – Cumberland

Dana Aspinwall, 59, passed away on Tuesday, May 19, 2020, in Our Lady of Fatima Hospital, North Providence. He was the beloved husband of Carine (Halajko) Aspinwall, they have been married for 33... more

Dolores Dufresne Crowley – Johnston

Dolores Dufresne Crowley, 92, passed away peacefully on May 18, 2020. She was a resident of Briarcliffe Gardens in Johnston having previously lived in Cumberland, R.I., for many years. She was the... more

Nicholas “The Duke” Caspoli Jr. – Smithfield

Nicholas “The Duke” Caspoli Jr., 83, passed away at home surrounded by his loving family, Sunday, May 17, 2020. He was the beloved husband of Aline M. (Dusseault) Caspoli. Born in Providence, he was... more

Joseph Mollo Jr. – Tempe, Ariz.

Joseph Mollo Jr. of Tempe, Ariz., passed away May 9, 2020, his 76th birthday. He previously resided in Smithfield for 62 years. He is survived by his wife, Carol, sons Matt and Chris in Tempe and his... more

Dennis J. Vadenais – North Smithfield

Dennis J. Vadenais, 61, of North Smithfield, R.I., passed away on May 16, 2020, after a long battle with Lyme Disease. He was the husband of Diane (Marceau) Vadenais. Born in Woonsocket, he was the... more

Georgette T. Cote – Woonsocket

Georgette T. Cote, 83, formerly of Front St., Woonsocket, passed away on May 18, 2020, at The Friendly Home, from complications due to COVID-19. Born in Blackstone, she was a daughter of the late... more

Leona Fisette – Woonsocket

Leona (Boisvert) Fisette, 87, formerly of MacArthur Road, passed away on Friday, May 15, 2020, at Oakland Grove Health Care Center. She was the beloved wife of the late Roger R. Fisette. Leona was... more

Diana G. Beauchemin – North Smithfield

Diana G. (Frankian) Beauchemin, 94, of North Smithfield and Bonnet Shores Narragansett, died Saturday, May 16, 2020, in the Philip Hulitar Inpatient Center, Providence. "Mrs. B" was the widow of... more

Nellie Rollins – North Smithfield

Nellie MacPherson Rollins, 97, of Forestdale, R.I., died peacefully Saturday, May 16, 2020, in The Friendly Home. She was the wife of the late Gordon MacPherson, and the late Irving Rollins. Born in... more

Yvette R. Barby – North Smithfield

Yvette R. Barby, 93, of North Smithfield, R.I., passed away May 13, 2020, at St. Antoine Residence. She was the beloved wife of the late Michael Barby. Born in Attleboro, Mass., and raised in... more

Dennis McCusker – Cumberland

Dennis McCusker, 76, passed away on Thursday, May 14, 2020, at the Philip Hulitar Hospice Center of Hope Hospice & Palliative Care, Providence. Born in Cumberland, he was the son of the late... more

Edward Sysak – Cumberland

Edward Sysak, 75, of Cumberland, R.I., born June 5, 1944, passed away on May 9, 2020, after a long courageous battle with a stroke he suffered six years ago. He leaves behind his fiancé, Melissa Dion... more

Allan F. “Andy” Anderson – Smithfield

Allan F. “Andy” Anderson, 78, of Mann School Road, Smithfield, passed on Saturday, May 2, at his home. He was the husband of Carol A. (Smith) Anderson. Born in Providence, he was the son of Joseph... more

Pearl H. Gonsalves – Woonsocket

Pearl H. (Champagne) Gonsalves, 75, of Woonsocket, died Friday, May 15, 2020, in the Friendly Home. She was the wife of the late John Gonsalves II. Born in Woonsocket, she was the daughter of the... more

Alma M. Bulwa – Woonsocket

Alma M. (Pero) Bulwa, 102, of Woonsocket, R.I., passed away on Monday, May 4, 2020, at The Friendly Home. She was the beloved wife of the late Joseph Bulwa and the late Thomas Bergeron. Born in... more

Charles Alves Jr. – Cumberland

Charles Alves Jr., 78, of Cumberland, passed away Friday, May 15, 2020, at Hope Hospice and Palliative Care, Providence. Born in Central Falls, he was the son of the late Charles and Emilia (Silva)... more

Shirley C. Jordan – North Smithfield

Shirley C. Jordan, 91, of North Smithfield, died Thursday, May 14, 2020, in St. Antoine Residence, North Smithfield. Born in Woonsocket, she was the daughter of the late Thomas H. and Sadie (Findlay... more

Kenneth “Grampy” D. Neal – Pawtucket

Kenneth “Grampy” D. Neal, 85, passed away on Thursday, May 14, 2020, at the Waterview Villa in East Providence. He was the beloved husband of Edna M. (Westgate) Neal for 64 years. Born in Providence... more

Muriel V. Golden – Lincoln

Muriel V. (Kukulka) Golden, 83, of Lincoln, passed away peacefully on Monday, May 4, 2020. Born in Pawtucket, she was a daughter of the late Joseph and Blanche (Tonelli) Kukulka, she had resided in... more

Armstrong Maximillian Diaz – Pawtucket

Armstrong Maximillian Diaz, 49, of Pawtucket, originally from The Bronx, passed away peacefully on Wednesday, May 13, 2020, after a brave and lengthy battle with cancer. Armi overcame many hardships... more

Arleen Malo – Smithifleld

Arleen (St. Jean) Malo, 95, of Smithfield, formerly of Warwick, died on May 12, 2020, at Stillwater Assisted Living and Skilled Nursing. She was the wife of the late Alfred Malo for 69 years until... more

Grace D. Blount – Lincoln

Grace D. Blount, 85 of Lincoln, R.I., died peacefully on Sunday, May 10, at Eastgate Nursing and Rehab in East Providence, R.I . She was the daughter of the late August Dube and Martha (Greer)... more

Etelvina J. Fernandes – Cumberland

Etelvina J. Fernandes, 89, of Cumberland, passed away peacefully on Tuesday, May 12, 2020, at Our Lady of Fatima Hospital, North Providence. She was the loving wife of the late Joseph Fernandes. Born... more

Theresa Champagne – Cumberland

Theresa Champagne, 80, passed into heaven on May 9, 2020, while residing in North Smithfield at St. Antoine Residence. Theresa was the daughter of the late Russell and Beatrice (Caron) Champagne of... more

Thomas M. Bush – Smithfield

Thomas M. Bush, 75, a lifelong resident of Greenville, passed away on April 28, 2020, at Stillwater Assisted Living and Skilled Nursing. Born in Oak Park, Ill., he was a son of the late Dr. Mitchell... more

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