Archive - 2012 - Obituary
Donald D. Griswold
PAWTUCKET - Donald D. Griswold, 98, passed away peacefully on Friday, November 23, 2012. He was beloved husband of the late Dorothy H. (Weber) Griswold for 75 years.
Born in Oswego, NY, he was a son of the late Clyde and Minnie (Hall) Griswold. Mr. Griswold was a devoted and loving father and grandfather.
He leaves his two children, William W. Griswold and Janet S. Elderkin and several grand and great-grandchildren. He was the father of the late Donald R. Griswold.
Albert J. Lamarre Jr.
PAWTUCKET - Albert J. Lamarre Jr., 85, of Pawtucket, passed away at home on Saturday, November 17, 2012 surrounded by his loving family. He was the husband of Marilyn (Arthur) Lamarre and the late Doris (Deslongchamps) Lamarre.
Bertrand T. Dickey
CUMBERLAND - Bertrand T. Dickey, who celebrated his 100th birthday on Nov. 11th, died Monday at Grandview Health Center, Cumberland. He was the husband of the late Beatrice B. (Pinault) Dickey. Born in Pawtucket, he was a son of the late Thomas W. and Sarah (Morgan) Dickey. Mr. Dickey lived in Cumberland most of his life.
He was employed for Standard Nut & Bolt Com for 12 years until his retirement. He had previously been employed for 25 years as a driver for Gorman's Bakery.
Mr. Dickey was an Army veteran of World War II and a member of the Teamster's Union.
Richard J. Herchel
PAWTUCKET - Richard J. "DICK" Herchel, 74, passed away at Woonsocket Health Centre on Saturday November 17, 2012, of Alzheimer's Disease. A lifelong resident of Pawtucket he was a son of the late Wawrzyniec and Bronislawa Herchel.
Before retiring in 1999, Dick had been employed by the State of Rhode Island as a warehouse worker for 20 years. He was a member of Council 94, American Federation of State, County and Municipal Employees (AFSCME). He served honorably in the U.S. Army for two years from 1958 to 1960.
Ellen B. Wallor
PAWTUCKET - Ellen B. Wallor, 94, passed away peacefully Sunday November 18, 2012. She was the beloved wife of the late Walter Wallor.
Born in Central Falls she was a daughter of the late Thomas and Katherine (Rygielski) Fedo. She lived in Pawtucket for the past 61 years.
Rita L. Rousseau-Davignon
PAWTUCKET - Rita L. (Vincelette)Rousseau-Davignon, 89, passed away peacefully on November 11th after a long battle with Alzheimer's disease. She was the beloved wife of the late Ernest Rousseau and the late Maurice Davignon. She was born in Central Falls, the daughter of the late Esdras and Ida (Gagnon) Vincelette and was a lifelong resident of Pawtucket.
She was a homemaker and volunteer at Memorial Hospital of Rhode Island for many years.
Raymond Joseph Glode, Sr.
Retired Jewelry Employee
PAWTUCKET - Raymond Joseph Glode, Sr., 86, of Chaplin Street, Pawtucket, died on Sunday, November 18, 2012 at the Philip Hulitar Inpatient Hospice Facility in Providence. He was the husband of Alice G. (Jerauld) Glode to whom he was married on April 14, 1951.
Born in Pawtucket on April 1, 1926, he was a son of the late Alexander and Augustine (Langlois) Glode.
Mr. Glode was a veteran of the United States Army having served during the Korean War era.
Walter V. Sanita, Jr.
EAST PROVIDENCE - Walter V. Sanita, Jr. 68 of Sterling Street died Wednesday, November 14, 2012 at Miriam Hospital.
Born in Providence he was a son of the late Walter V. and Angelina (Zarra) Sanita. Walter was a devoted Catholic.
He leaves three nieces, Nicole Babcock, Jennifer Silva and Kimberly Silva; one great niece, Adrianna Silva; one great nephew, Henry Girard and one brother in law, William Silva. He was the brother of the late Ann Silva.
Elaine S. Barbary
PAWTUCKET - Elaine S. Barbary, 84, of Chandler Ave. Pawtucket died November 17, 2012. She was born in Philadelphia, PA. Daughter of the late Joezeph Bosak, Laura (Kempchinsky) Ribeiro and step father Frank Ribeiro. Elaine was an avid gardener, amateur photographer and "mayor of Chandler Avenue".
NORTH SCITUATE - David Bradbury, 60, entered into eternal life on Friday, November 16, 2012. He was the beloved husband of Karen A. (O'Brien) Bradbury for 37 years.
STERLING, MA- Pauline I. LaMountain, 75, formerly of Pawtucket, died unexpectedly on November 15th at Clinton Hospital. She was the beloved wife of Robert H. LaMountain for 56 years.
She was born in Central Falls, the daughter of the late Herve and Dora (Boie) Heroux and lived most of her life in Pawtucket before moving to Sterling, MA four years ago.
REHOBOTH- Genevieve (Lewandowski) Alexion, 94, passed away peacefully on Thursday, November 15, 2012. She was the beloved wife of the late Harry Alexion for 62 years.
Born in Central Falls, she was a daughter of the late John and Antonina Lewandowski.
Mrs. Alexion and her late husband, Harry were the proprietors of the former Alexion's Restaurant, Newport Ave., Pawtucket for 30 years until their retirement. She was a devoted mother and grandmother and enjoyed attending craft shows and relaxing by the ocean.
Marilyn S. Cartwright
PAWTUCKET- Marilyn S. (Salisbury) Cartwright, 70, passed away peacefully on Thursday, November 15, 2012. She was the beloved wife of Edward Cartwright.
Born in Bath, Maine, she was a daughter of the late Elden, Sr. and Delia (Whitney) Salisbury.
Marilyn worked as a CNA at the Oak Hill Nursing Home, Pawtucket and Epoch Senior Living, Providence for many years until her retirement. She enjoyed knitting and crocheting, but most of all she was a loving mother and grandmother, devoted to her family.
PAWTUCKET- David E. Charbonneau of Camac Street, Pawtucket passed away at home surrounded by his loving family, on Thursday, November 15, 2012. He was the husband of Linda C. (Refino) Charbonneau.
Mr. Charbonneau was born in Pawtucket the son of the late Arthur and Evelyn (Kenney) Charbonneau.
He was a United States Navy Veteran, so proud to have had the opportunity to serve his country.
Alice R. Papineau
LINCOLN- Alice R. Papineau, 91, died peacefully surrounded by her family November 15, 2012 at Heritage Hills Nursing Centre, Smithfield. She was the wife of the late Omer R. Papineau.
Born in Collegebridge, New Brunswick, Canada, a daughter of the late Patrick and Marie Anne (Braconnier) LeBlanc.
James J. Flynn
SMITHFIELD - James J. Flynn of Smithfield died November 15, 2012. For the full obituary please visit www.manningheffern.com
Madeleine A. Laliberte-Dupre
NORTH PROVIDENCE - Madeleine A. Laliberte-Dupre, 56, of North Howard Ave. passed away Saturday in the Miriam Hospital, Providence. She was the beloved wife of William R. Dupre Sr.
Born in Detroit, MI she was the daughter of Rita (Lanoue) Provencher of San Antonio, TX and the late Roger J. Provencher. She resided in North Providence for the past 9 years previously residing in Las Vegas.
She had worked in the medical field for over 20 years.
John E. Case
ATTLEBORO - John E. Case, 81, of South Attleboro, Naples, Florida and Sebago Lake, Maine, passed away Tuesday, November 13, 2012. He was the beloved husband of Pearl D. (Lebeuf) Case for sixty-one years.
Silas Miguel Rosa
PAWTUCKET - Silas Miguel Rosa, 53 of Pawtucket died Wednesday at the Philip Hulitar Inpatient Center surrounded by his loving family. Born in Cape Verde he is the son of Maria Fatima (Avelino) Rosa and the late Ido Soares Rosa.
Up until 4 years ago Silas worked as a Machine Operator for American Insulated Wire Company in Pawtucket.
Maria N. Linhares
PAWTUCKET - Maria N. Linhares (Vieira) 71, of Pawtucket, died November 14, 2012 at home. She was the wife of Francisco Linhares. They were married for forty six years. She was born in Terceira, Azores. Daughter of the late Jose and Maria (Goncalves) Vieira. She came to this country thirty two years ago settling in Pawtucket. She was employed by Colonial Mills as a seamstress until her retirement.
She was a communicant of St. Anthony's Church.