Archive - Aug 2012 - Obituary
Eldana P. Moussally
PAWTUCKET- Eldana P. Moussally, 86, of Leominster, MA, and formerly of Pawtucket, RI passed away Wednesday afternoon at the UMASS Medical University Campus unexpectedly after a brief illness surrounded by her loving family.
Born in Bradley, ME she was the daughter of the late Frank and Celena (Morin) Guay.
She was the wife of the late George T. Moussally.
Mrs. Moussally moved into Sunrise Assisted Living Community in Leominster, MA and enjoyed her golden years filled with friends and many activities.
LAKE WORTH, FL - Roland L. Grenier Jr., 58, formerly of Falls River, KS died September 29, 2010 and was laid to rest in Lake Worth.
Born in Central Falls he was the son of the late Roland L. and Dora (Veins) Grenier Sr.
He leaves his children, Rebecca Grenier Kostacopoulas of Thompson, CT; Joseph Grenier of South Attleboro; Jennifer Grenier Taylor of Fredonia, KS; Jill Grenier of Cumberland and Jaclyn Grenier Letson of Mustang, OK.
DELTONA, FL - Roland L. Grenier Sr., 84, of Deltona and formally of Cumberland, RI lost his battle with lung cancer on Wednesday, August 1st home. He was the beloved husband of the late Dora (Viens) Grenier. They were married for 42 years.
Born in Pawtucket he was the son of the late Napoleon and Delina (Lamontagne) Grenier.
He leaves three children Elaine Pytka of Cumberland, RI; Debra A. Grenier-Anderson of Wichita, KS and Richard M. Grenier of Deltona, FL and a sister Doris Breault of Pawtucket, RI.
CENTRAL FALLS - Daniel Carreiro Furtado, 82 of Central Falls, died Monday, at Summit Commons Nursing Home in Providence, surrounded by his loving family. He was the devoted husband of Noemia (Carreiro) Furtado.
Born in Pedreira, Nordeste, Sao Miguel, Azores, he was the son of the late Antonio Carreiro and Maria do Carmo (Mota) Furtado. Daniel came to the United States in 1967.
NORTH PROVIDENCE: Raymond A. Lague, 81, passed away on August 6th. He was the loving husband of Claire (Guindon) Lague. They have been married for 62 years.
Born in Central Falls, a son of the late Arthur and Eliane (Brousseau) Lague.
Raymond graduated from Sacred Heart Academy in 1949. He played professional baseball with the Boston Braves and Pittsburg Pirates AA Farm System.
PAWTUCKET - George "Dad" H. Hands, III, 56, passed away unexpectedly on Tuesday, August 7, 2012. He was the beloved husband of Christine T. (Lussier) Hands for 30 years.
CUMBERLAND - Thomas F. Almeida Sr., 65, of Duchess Rd. passed away Monday at home surrounded by family. He was the beloved husband of Suzanne (Baillargeon) Almeida.
Born in Pawtucket he was the son of Constance M. ( Mc Pherson) Almeida of Cumberland and the late Wenceslau S. Almeida Jr. He was a life long Cumberland resident.
Mr. Almeida was a partner in the law firm of Capineri & Almeida, Pawtucket for over 20 years until his retirement in 2008. He was also the Solicitor for the Town of Cumberland for 14 years under the Stetkiewicz and Gaschen administrations.
PAWTUCKET - Kenneth J. Lawrence, 51, of Pawtucket, RI and West Yarmouth, MA passed away unexpectedly on Saturday, August 4, 2012. He was the beloved husband of Karen A. (Kut) Lawrence, they would have celebrated their 29th wedding anniversary in September.
Born in Providence, he was the son of Donald R. and Patricia A. (Perry) Lawrence of Pawtucket.
PAWTUCKET - BALCOM, Myrtle M., 84, of Pawtucket passed away on August 3, 2012at the Pawtucket Skilled Nursing Center.
The funeral for Myrtle will be Thursday, August 9, 2012 in the MANNING-HEFFERN FUNERAL HOME, 68 Broadway, Pawtucket at 10:00 AM. Calling hours will be Wednesday from 5:00 to8:00 PM. Full obituary can be found at
PAWTUCKET - Martha F. (DeRoche) Bibby-Boucher, 83, passed away surrounded by her loving family on Sunday, August 5, 2012. She was the beloved wife of the late Conrad "Butch" O. Boucher.
Born in Pawtucket, she was a daughter of the late Wilfred and Annie (Tally) DeRoche. She leaves three children, Sandra Mellen, Walter Bibby and Michael R. Bibby, Sr. all of Pawtucket; 8 grandchildren and 11 great-grandchildren.
PAWTUCKET - Annette Lust passed away at the Philip Hulitar Inpatient Center on August 3, 2012 at the age of 70.
She is survived by her husband Paul Mowrey, brothers George and Dirk, sisters Hannelore and Angelika and children Paco, Gustavo, Friedrika and Stephanie, together with 6 grandchildren and 16 nieces and nephews.
CUMBERLAND - Manuel Ferreira, 74, of Broad Street passed away Friday in the Philip Hulitar Hospice Center, Providence. He was the husband of Adozinda (Saraiva) Ferreira
Born in Pinhancos, Portugal he was the son of he late Antonio and Maximina (Santos) Ferreira. He resided in Cumberland for the past 10 years, previously residing in Pawtucket.
He was employed at the former Central Braid, Central Falls until his retirement.
PAWTUCKET: Clarisse Doyon, 84, passed away at Grandview Nursing Home on Saturday, August 4, 2012. Born in Central Falls, RI, she was the daughter of the late Eugene and Marguerite (Dion) Doyon.
PAWTUCKET - George J. Audette, 91 of Pawtucket died Friday at the Miriam Hospital. He was the husband of the late June (Voyer) Audette. Born in Pawtucket he was the son of the late Joseph D. and Diana (Bourgeault) Audette. He was a Pawtucket resident his entire life.
PAWTUCKET - Martin, Jean, 67, of Pawtucket, and formerly of Central Falls, passed away Saturday, August 4, 2012. She was the wife of Joseph W. Martin Jr.
Born in Providence, she was the daughter of the late Thomas and Mary (Searles) Burns. She was a school bus monitor in Central Falls School Department for eighteen years, retiring in 2004.
CUMBERLAND - Robert E. Reilly, 95, of Cumberland, R.I. (previously of Bay Terrace) passed away on July 28th at Mt. Sinai Hospital of Queens.
Bob, a 21 year veteran of the U.S. Navy, served during W.W.II as a Chief Petty Officer PHC 1st. class. He later worked as a photographer for the N.Y.C. Health & Hospital Corp as a photographer & color timer.
An organist & longtime member of The American Theater Organ Society (A.T.O.S.) his love of the Arts knew no bounds. He is a widower (married only 1 time) to Kathryn Orchik Reilly.
CENTRAL FALLS - Rita Girard, 86, passed away August 2, 2012 after a brief illness at Miriam Hospital. She was called home to be with her husband Normand Girard. Rita was the daughter of the late Rodrigue and Yvonne (LaSalle) Dessert.
CUMBERLAND - Jacinto B. Sousa, 75, of One Mendon Road, passed away Friday at the Philip Hulitar Hospice Center, Providence. He was the husband of Maria (Cabral) Sousa, and they had been happily married for the past 49 years.
Born in Feteiras, Sao Miguel, Portugal, he was the son of the late Jose Botelho Sousa and Maria da Conceicao Carreiro. He moved to this country in 1987, settling Burrilville and later Cumberland.
Jacinto was employed as a Machine Operator for Tech Industries for 15 years, retiring in 2002.
He was a communicant of Our Lady of Fatima Church, Cumberland.
Theresa M. Trombley
KILLEEN, TX - TROMBLEY, Theresa M. 84, of Killeen, Texas, died on July 19, 2012. She was born in Central Falls to the late Liniere and Marianna (Boucher) Vallee.
She was a dedicated and loving daughter, mother, grandmother, sister and friend, and the former owner of MiLady's Beauty Lounge.
William H. Foss
CUMBERLAND - FOSS, William H. 90, passed away Wednesday in the Memorial Hospital, Pawtucket. He was the husband of Pauline (Gagnon) Foss, and they had been married for 50 years.
Born in Providence he was the son of the late Harry and Anna (Mulvey) Foss. He resided in Cumberland for over 60 years.
Mr. Foss was a United States Navy veteran, serving during World War II as a radio operator. Bill was employed as a truck driver for Teknor Apex of Pawtucket for over 35 years.