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November 30th

Doris Peloquin

November 30, 2012

Doris Peloquin

WARWICK - Peloquin, Doris V. (Pare) 91, of Warwick and formerly of Pawtucket died on November 29, 2012 at Philip Hulitar Home and Hospice Care. She was the wife of the late L. Theodore Peloquin. Mrs. Peloquin was born in Central Falls. She was the daughter of the late Hudor and Louise (Lague) Pare. She had lived most of her life in Pawtucket. Mrs. Peloquin was a communicant of St. Edwards Church, senior citizens group at the church and a homemaker.

Charles Oswald, Jr.

November 30, 2012

Charles Oswald, Jr.

CANTON, MI - Oswald, Charles Jr., age 92 of Canton, MI, formerly of Seekonk, MA.
Beloved husband of Bertha.
Loving father of Glenn Oswald, Kris (Sandra) Oswald, Holly (Daniel) Clemans.
Proud Grandfather of Five and Great Grandfather of 6.
Memorial contributions may be made to St Matthew Trinity Lutheran Church 690 Newport Ave, Pawtucket, RI 02861.
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Lucienne E. Zonfrillo

November 30, 2012

Lucienne E. Zonfrillo

ATTLEBORO - Lucienne E. Zonfrillo, 88, died peacefully at home on November 27. She was the wife of the late Edward Zonfrillo and the late Lucien Elie. She was born in Sherbrooke, Canada, the daughter of the late Eddy and Amanda (LaCroix) Cote. She settled in the Pawtucket/Attleboro area more than 55 years ago.
Mrs. Zonfrillo retired from the Allendale Insurance Co. (now FM Global) where she worked in the mail room for many years. Her home and family were the centers of her life and she was a devoted mother, grandmother, and great-grandmother.

Dorothy L.C. Downes

November 30, 2012

Dorothy L.C. Downes

SEEKONK - Downes, Dorothy L.C., 85, passed away peacefully at home on November 29, 2012.
Born in Providence, RI, she was the daughter of Clifford and Salvatoria (Barone) Walters.
She is survived by her beloved husband of 66 years, Jeremiah E.Downes and her children, Stephen J. Downes, Deborah Cahill, Mary Xavier, Cynthia Senor and June Tebbe as well as 16 grandchildren and 8 great grandchildren. She was predeceased by her son, Thomas C. Downes. She is also survived by her sister, Gladys Brown, and her brothers, Clifford and Frederick Walters.

November 29th

Robert J. Fernandes, Sr.

November 29, 2012

Robert J. Fernandes, Sr.

PAWTUCKET - Robert J. Fernandes, Sr., 75, passed away unexpectedly on Thursday, November 29, 2012. He was the beloved husband of Maureen C. (Welsh) Fernandes for 58 years.
Born in Bristol, he was the son of the late Joseph and Mary (Correia) Fernandes. Bob was a devoted husband, father and grandfather.

Claire Y. Roy

November 29, 2012

Claire Y. Roy

CENTRAL FALLS - Claire Y. Roy, 77, passed on November 28th. She was the daughter of the late Adelard and Mary A. (Bessette) Fredette.
She had been employed by Stanley's Restaurant of Central Falls for 30 years and then for the Foundation for the Blind retiring in 1997.
She is survived by a daughter, Carol Santos, with whom she resided at 70 Hall St, in Providence before moving to Charlesgate Nursing Home.

November 28th

Joseph Goudreau

November 28, 2012

Joseph Goudreau

LINCOLN - Joseph James "Joe" Goudreau, 49, of Dexter Rock Road died unexpectedly Monday, November 26, 2012 after a tree felling accident. He was the loving husband of Judi (Hinsdill) Goudreau.
Born in Providence, a son of Joseph A. and Catherine (Peacock) Goudreau of Lincoln, he was a lifelong resident of Lincoln. He was a 1979 graduate of Lincoln High School and a graduate of CCRI.

Doris Jean Smith Bagley

November 28, 2012

Doris Jean Smith Bagley

NEW BERN, NC - Doris Jean Smith Bagley, 82, born in Central Falls, Rhode Island on August 9, 1930 died Monday, November 26, 2012 at Two Rivers Healthcare-Neuse, New Bern, NC after a brief illness.
Doris was preceded in death by her husband, Charles ("Charlie") Bagley; her brother, John Smith; her brother-in-law, William ("Bill") Lyle and her step grandson, Charles Jackson.

Joseph Domingos

November 28, 2012

Joseph Domingos

CENTRAL FALLS - Domingos, Joseph, 85, of Hunt St, Central Falls, died Sunday November 25, 2012 at the Golden Crest Nursing Centre. Born in Pawtucket, he was a son of the late Manuel and Maria (Peiera) Domingos. He was the companion of Vivian Martin. He was a Navy WWII veteran.

November 27th

Peter F. Dyer, Sr.

November 27, 2012

Peter F. Dyer, Sr.

LINCOLN - Peter F. Dyer, Sr., 83, of Cullen Hill Road died Monday, November 26, 2012 at Trinity Health Center, Woonsocket. He was the beloved husband of Shirley (White) Dyer. Mr. and Mrs. Dyer were married for 53 years.
Born in Pawtucket, a son of the late Thomas B. and Mary E. (Reilly) Dyer, he had lived in Lincoln for the past 53 years.

Richard L. Polverari

November 27, 2012

Richard L. Polverari

NORTH PROVIDENCE - Richard L. Polverari, 68, passed November 27th. He was the husband of Patricia (Corriveau) Polverari. They have been married for 41 years.
Born in New Haven, CT, he was a son of the late Angelo and Catherine Rose (Di Mascola). Richard was a Bus Driver for RIPTA for 37 years before retiring in 2008.
He served as a Sergeant during the Vietnam War, 107th Signal Company Operations.
Besides his wife he is survived by a daughter, Suann Polverari of New York, a brother, Jerry Whittren of Mississippi and several nieces and nephews.

Marshall Wayne Garland

November 27, 2012

Marshall Wayne Garland

Marshall Wayne Garland, 81, formerly of 120 Hatfield Street, Pawtucket, died in Mayfield, Kentucky on November 14, 2012.
He is survived by his wife Elizabeth of Mayfield; son Michael and daughter-in-law Beth Garland of Auburn, Massachusetts; granddaughter Sarah Garland of Marlborough, Massachusetts; grandson Andrew Garland of Auburn, Massachusetts; stepdaughter Roxie Webb of Paducah, KY; stepson Tyrone Wilkey of Mayfield, KY; and many nieces and nephews. He was predeceased by his wife Georgianna (Issa) in 1985.

Ingeborg Turkiw

November 27, 2012

Ingeborg Turkiw

PAWTUCKET - Ingeborg Turkiw, 83, of Meadow Street passed away Monday November 26, 2012 at Oak Hill Nursing & Rehabilitation Center in Pawtucket. She was the beloved wife of the late Walter "Wasyl" Turkiw.
Born in Germany she was a daughter of the late Paul and Berta Kohlert. She lived in Pawtucket for the past 51 years and was formerly of Central Falls.
Before retiring she was employed at Pawtucket Memorial Hospital in the Central Supply Department.

Blanche Beckett

November 27, 2012

Blanche Beckett

PAWTUCKET - Blanche Beckett, 85, formerly of Geneva Plaza, passed away Saturdat at Roger Williams Hospital after an illness. She was the wife of the late Donald Beckett.
Born in Central Falls, a daughter of the late Adelard and Blanche (Larose) Lambert. She had been a textile worker at the former Cadillac Textile for many years.

November 26th

Phillip J. Stroscio

November 26, 2012

Phillip J. Stroscio

PAWTUCKET - Phillip J. Stroscio of Walcott Street, Pawtucket passed away on Sunday, November 25, 2012 at Hospice after suffering a long illness with cancer, surrounded by his loving family. He was the husband of June E. (Drummond) Stroscio. Mr. Stroscio was born in Pawtucket, the son of the late Frank Stroscio and Josephine (Sidoti) Stroscio.
He was a United States Army Veteran of World War II, Serving in Europe and was a lifetime member of the VFW. Before retiring Phillip worked as a printer initially at J.C. Hall Company and later at Citizens bank.

Phillip J. Regan

November 26, 2012

Phillip J. Regan

EAST PROVIDENCE - Phillip J. Regan, 52, passed away Friday, November 23, 2012. Born in Providence, he was the son of Helen (Phillip) Regan, and the late Maurice Regan. Phillip lived most of his life in Pawtucket before moving to East Providence fifteen years ago. He was a graduate of Tolman High School and CCRI. He was a true outdoorsman who loved hiking, camping and mountain climbing.

Leesona Dougherty

November 26, 2012

Leesona Dougherty

MILFORD, DE - Leesona "Lee" Dougherty passed away November 24, 2012 at The Delaware Hospice Center in Milford, DE. She was 72.
She was born July 9, 1940 in North Attleboro, MA to the late William Stack and Loretta (Gauthier) Stack Grimley. She attended and graduated from Tolman High School in Pawtucket, RI in 1958. Many of the friendships that she made while growing up in New England endured throughout her lifetime.

Shirley A. Sharples

November 26, 2012

Shirley A. Sharples

PAWTUCKET - Shirley A. Sharples, 81, of Pawtucket, passed away Sunday, November 25, 2012. She was the beloved wife of Albert Sharples.

Dorothy M. Parmentier

November 26, 2012

Dorothy M. Parmentier
Retired Texas Instruments Employee

LINCOLN - Dorothy Mae (Burgess) Parmentier, 85, of Franklin Street, Lincoln, died on Monday, November 19, 2012 at the Philip Hulitar Inpatient Facility in Providence, Rhode Island. She was the wife of the late Omer L. Parmentier, Sr. who died on August 4, 2007.
Born in Pawtucket, Rhode Island on July 5, 1927, she was a daughter of the late William B. Burgess, Sr. and Martha (Burgess) Burgess. She was resident of Lincoln for more than 30 years having previously resided in Pawtucket.

November 23rd

Richard J. Herchel

November 23, 2012

Richard J. Herchel

PAWTUCKET - Richard J. Herchel 74, passed away November 17, 2012.
He leaves one brother Zygmunt "ZEKE" Herchel and his wife Sophie of Cumberland, he also leaves five nieces, Elaine Devonis of Cumberland, Barbara Holt and her husband Thomas and Linda Sherman and her husband Jay of Lincoln, Mary Ann Murray of Warren, Kathleen Biagioni and her husband Jim of Foster, also nephews Michael Devonis and his wife Sharon of Orlando, FL and Mitchell Krzyzek and his wife Denise of Middletown.

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