Obituaries

Paul A. Robert – Cumberland

Paul Robert saw the world from the seat of an Army aircraft. As he and his fellow crewmembers flew their missions to win the Second World War, this young man from Woonsocket, R.I., participated in... more

John F. ‘Jack’ Crawley Jr. – Cumberland

John F. “Jack” Crawley Jr., 72, of Cumberland passed away on Wednesday, June 23, 2021, at the Miriam Hospital, Providence. He was the beloved husband of Arlene G. (Doire) Crawley and they had been... more

Marion Luby – Cumberland

Marion (Bowden) Luby, 95, of Cumberland, died Sunday, June 20, 2021, at HopeHealth Hulitar Hospice Center, Providence, surrounded by her loving family. She was the wife of the late Joseph M. Luby.... more

Colleen B. Marsland – Cumberland

Colleen B. Marsland (Murphy), 82, of Cumberland, passed away Monday, June 21, 2021, at Landmark Medical Center, Woonsocket with her loving family by her side. She was the beloved wife of the late... more

Gabrielle Lefrancois – Blackstone

Gabrielle (Coffey) Lefrancois, of Blackstone, Mass., passed away Monday, June 7, 2021, at Lydia Taft House, Uxbridge, Mass., surrounded by her loving family. She was born Dec. 3, 1928, in... more

Agnes V. Jarzombek – Lincoln

Agnes V. (Narkewich) Jarzombek, 101, of River Road, died Tuesday, June 8, 2021, at home, surrounded by her loving family. She was the beloved wife of the late Anthony E. Jarzombek. Born in South... more

Sherry A. Laferriere – Woonsocket

Sherry A. (Poulin) Laferriere, 76, passed away peacefully Saturday, June 19, 2021, in St. Vincent Hospital, Worcester, Mass., with her family by her side. She was the beloved wife of George L.... more

Robert J. Vilt – North Smithfield

Robert J. Vilt, 89, of School Street, died on June 16, 2021, at Hope Hospice and Palliative Care in Providence. He was the husband of Marcienne E. (Frappier) Vilt. Born in Coal City, Ill., he was a... more

Gerald ‘Jerry’ Cavanaugh – Cumberland

Gerald “Jerry” Cavanaugh, 75, of Cumberland, passed away Friday, May 21, 2021. He was the beloved partner and “honey” of Catherine Koback. Born in Providence, he was the 5th of 6 children. Jerry was... more

Lydia L. Hughes – Fitchburg, Mass.

Lydia L. (Hagerty) Hughes 80, of Fitchburg, Mass., passed away on Friday, June 4, 2021. Born in Woonsocket, she is the daughter of the late James Hagerty and Lydia (Pacheco). She worked for many... more

Berj ‘Ben’ Derderian – North Providence

Berj "Ben" Derderian, 67, of North Providence, passed away on Friday, June 18, 2021. Besides his wife, Terri, he leaves behind his daughter, Alexandra, son, Christopher, and brother, Steven. He was... more

Norman P. LaRouche – Blackstone

Norman P. LaRouche, 76, of Blackstone, died June 18, 2021, in Massachusetts General Hospital, Boston. He was the husband of Suzanne (Boucher) LaRouche. Born in Providence, he was the son of the late... more

Gilfredo “Tiger” Rivera – Woonsocket

Gilfredo “Tiger” Rivera, 74, formerly of Blackstone and Woonsocket, passed away Tuesday, April 28, 2020 in Worcester, Mass. A Mass of Christian Burial for Tiger will be Saturday, June 26, 2021, at 10... more

Joseph Barreiro – Lincoln

Joseph Barreiro, 98, of Lincoln, passed away peacefully on Wednesday, June 9, 2021. Joe was born in Pawtucket, the son of the late Salvatore Barreiro and Jervina (Fonseca) Barreiro. Joseph was a... more

Clarice V. Phaneuf – Woonsocket

Clarice V. Phaneuf, 92, of Woonsocket, R.I., died at Bayberry Commons, Pascoag on Tuesday, June 15, 2021. Clarice was married to the late Normand P. Phaneuf for 52 years until his death in 2011. Born... more

Theresa M. Vincent – Pawtucket

Theresa M. Vincent, 95, of Pawtucket, passed away peacefully with her family by her side, June 12, 2021. She was the wife of the late Roland Vincent. Born in Pawtucket, she was the daughter of the... more

Brian J. Brennan – Cumberland

Brian J. Brennan, 57, formerly of Cumberland, passed away at the Kent County Hospital, Warwick. He was the husband of Sallie (Trudell) Brennan and they had been married for the past 26 years. Born... more

Roger Mailloux – Smithfield

Roger Mailloux, 73, of Smithfield, R.I., and Clearwater, Fla., died on Friday, June 4, at his son's home with family. Born in Gardner, Mass., on December 29, 1947, he was the son of the late Alphee... more

Anthony Paul Olivastro – Oviedo, Fla.

Anthony Paul Olivastro, 62, of Oviedo, Fla., unexpectedly passed away Friday, May 14, 2021. Anthony was born Dec. 6, 1958, in Woonsocket, R.I., and was the son of Pasquale Olivastro and Thelma Glaude... more

Timothy Jon Boxold – Blackstone

Timothy Jon Boxold, 52, formerly of Blackstone, passed away on Saturday, Oct. 10, 2020, at Glenoaks Hospital in Glenoaks Heights, Ill., after a period of declining health. Born in Woonsocket, R.I.,... more

Helen C. Wilkie – Smithfield

Helen C. (McCormick) Wilkie, RN, 96, formerly of Lincoln, passed away peacefully, on Saturday, June 12, 2021, at The Villa at Waterman Lake, Greenville. She was the wife of the late David “Dave”... more

Valerie Ann Winters – Smithfield

Valerie Ann Winters, of Smithfield, R.I., died on July 3, 2020, at the age of 62. She is survived by her brother Alec and his wife Becki Ambrose-Winters of Davis, Calif., her niece Arden Ambrose-... more

Thomas F. Metivier – Woonsocket

Thomas F. Metivier, 89, formerly of Woonsocket and Missouri, died Tuesday, May 11, 2021, at the Holiday Retirement Home, Manville. He was the beloved husband of the late Lucy (Depault) Metivier. Born... more

Irene M. LaSalle - Woonsocket

Irene M. (Lipsett) LaSalle, of Woonsocket, passed away peacefully on June 5, at the Woonsocket Health Centre. She was the loving wife of 57 years to George E. LaSalle. Born June 19, 1929, in Milford... more

Malcolm 'Mac' Andrews - Southern Pines, N.C.

Malcolm “Mac” Andrews, 90, passed away peacefully in his sleep on June 9. Mr. Andrews was born in Albion, Maine, in 1931 to Roland B. and Irma Sawyer Andrews. He was a graduate of Presque Isle, Maine... more

Pages