Archive - Nov 20, 2013
PAWTUCKET â The stage in the Central Falls High School auditorium has seen a lot of productions over the years, but perhaps none so formal as a session of the Rhode Island Supreme Court.
CUMBERLAND â You knew long before the question was posed how uncomfortable Tom Kenwood was.
Now in his 40th year as the Cumberland High boysâ indoor and outdoor track & field mentor, the soft-spoken Kenwood always has dodged â still does â any queries about his impact on the consistent successes of his teams; heâll talk about his athletesâ intense work ethic and drive, competitive nature, etc., as the reason.
In fact, during this particular âsit downâ with Kenwood in the Wellness Centerâs Room 103, surrounded by free weights, Kenwood seemed a bit fidgety.
Dorothy G. Lessa
PAWTUCKET - Dorothy G. Lessa, passed into eternal life on Saturday after an illness. She was born in Pawtucket, a daughter of Shirley A. (Freman) Lessa-Jackson and the late Albert N. Lessa.
Dottie had lived most of her life in Pawtucket and had been employed in the jewelry industry for many years before illness forced her retirement.
Ina A. Vendituoli
PAWTUCKET - Ina A. Vendituoli, 86, passed on November 16, 2013 with her loving family beside her. She was the wife of the late Frank Vendituoli, and the daughter of the late Eskel and Signe (Strom) Frick.