Archive - Obituary
January 24th, 2011
ATTLEBORO: TURCOTTE, Leger, 86, passed January 20th. He was the husband of the late Rose (Joubert) Turcotte.
Born in North Attleboro, a son of the late Lorenzo and Alice (LaCasse) Turcotte.
He had been employed by
Carol Cable of Pawtucket for 45 years retiring in1989. He was educated in the Attleboro and North Attleboro School
Leger was a communicant of St. Joseph Church in Attleboro and was active at their bingo and feasible. He was a member of the Knights of Columbus, Seniors Citizens in South Attleboro and the St. Matthews Golden Agers.
Donald J. Lapham
NORTH ATTLEBORO:Donald J. Lapham 72, passed away Wednesday peacefully, on the Eve of his daughter's birthday, surrounded by his loving family after a courageous battle with cancer. Born on August 7, 1938, in Pawtucket, RI, he was the son of the late David W. and Blanche (Arpin) Lapham. He was a veteran of the United States Air Force, 823 Air Division, and a member of the Rehoboth Country Club.
Cecelia S. Reith
CUMBERLAND - Cecelia S. (Peters) Reith of Dwight Street died Sunday, January 9, 2011 at the Memorial Hospital of RI, Pawtucket. She was the beloved wife of Joseph L. Reith.
Born in Central Falls, a daughter of the late Benjamin and Stella (Chmielewski) Peters, she had lived in Cumberland for most of her life.
Besides her husband, she is survived by three loving daughters, Cheryl Tyler, Karen Kline and Kerri Reith, all of Cumberland; one brother, Leon Peters of Cumberland; and several nieces and nephews. She was the sister of the late Alfred Peters and Lucianna May.
Phyllis A. Mascio
CUMBERLAND - Phyllis A. Mascio, 72, of Sleepy Hollow Drive died Thursday, January 20, 2011 at home surrounded by her loving family. She was the beloved wife of Richard J. Mascio, Sr.
Born in New York City, NY, a daughter of the late Olga Lubinsky, she had lived in Cumberland for most of her life.
Alice C. Soule (WITH PHOTO)
Seekonk - Alice Camilla(Petersen) Soule, 86, of Seekonk, MA died Thursday, January 20, 2011 at Sturdy Memorial Hospital in Attleboro. The beloved wife of William N. Soule, they were married for 64 years.
Daughter of the late Ida May & Hans Eric Petersen, she lived in Seekonk for 80 years,attended Seekonk schools and graduated from Pawtucket East High School with honors in 1942. She worked as a bookkeeper for Hope Webbing, The Peerless Co, and Attleboro Dye & Finishing and for seven years volunteered as the coordinator of the Share Food Program.
Mary E. McCloskey
SEEKONK - Mary E. McCloskey, 50 formerly of Seekonk died Tuesday, January 18, 2011 at Rhode Island Hospital.
She was born in Attleboro a daughter of Kenneth F. McCloskey of Rehoboth and Maureen T. (Foley) McCloskey of Seekonk.
Mary was a 1978 graduate of Bishop Feehan High School.
Besides her parents she leaves two sisters, Patricia Cabral and her husband David of Seekonk, Jane Vivert and her husband Thomas of Florida, one brother, Kenneth P. McCloskey and his wife Tracey of Riverside and five nieces and nephews that she loved dearly.
Marie Blanche Bergeron
November 3, 1916 - January 19, 2011
CUMBERLAND: Agostinho Duarte, 92, passed peacefully on January 19th.
He was the husband of Irene Duarte, they have been married for 65 years.
Born in Vila Ruiva, Fornos de Algodres, Guarda Portugal, He had been employed as a backhoe operator for Valley Gas for over 30 years.
He was the father of the late Odete Furtado.
PAWTUCKET: Alicia Mejia, entered into eternal rest on January 19, 2011 at the Evergreen Nursing Center.
Born in Colombia, she came to the United States in 1983 and made her home in Pawtucket.
CUMBERLAND - Adelia Miguel, 84, formerly of Hilltop Road, passed away Tuesday in the St. Antoine Residence, North Smithfield. She was the wife of the late Joaquim Miguel. Born in Cabra-Gouveia, Portugal, she was the daughter of the late Francisco and Carlota (deJesus) Ferreira.
She moved to this country in 1952, settling in Cumberland.
She leaves her beloved son, Antonio Miguel, and his wife Deborah of Cumberland; granddaughter Jill Teixeira, two great-granddaughters, Joy and Hope Teixeira, all of Cumberland; sister, Racquel Freitas of Brazil.
Marie B. Bouchard
CUMBERLAND: Marie B. Bouchard (Lavallee), 50, passed away Tuesday peacefully, surrounded by her loving family after a courageous battle with cancer. She was born on February 17, 1960, in Central Falls, the daughter of Mary (Vasques) Lavallee and the late Rolland A. Lavallee.
Arthur E. Huard
LINCOLN Arthur E. "Chuck" Huard, 61, of River Road, passed into eternal rest on Tuesday surrounded by his family after a two year battle with brain cancer. He was the devoted husband of Denise M. (Syvester) Huard and had been married for 42 years.
Theresa M. Harrold
Theresa M. Harrold, 78, of Williston Way, Pawtucket died Wednesday, January 19, 2011. She was the wife of the late Joseph V. Harrold Sr.
Mrs. Harrold was born in Pawtucket the daughter of the late Joseph and Elsie (Goodreau) McKenna. She graduated from St. Xaviers Academy in Providence.
Edward L. Scullin
SOUTH ATTLEBORO - Edward L. Scullin, 84, of South Attleboro, passed away at home on Monday, January 17, 2011. He was the beloved husband of the late Yvonne L. (Lavallee) Scullin.
Roland J. Allard
PAWTUCKET - Roland J. Allard, 80, passed away Monday, January 17, 2011. He was the beloved husband of the late Irene M. (Kelly) Allard.
A lifelong resident of Pawtucket, he was a son of the late Roland J., Sr. and Callie (Donaldson) Allard. Roland was a Korean War U.S. Army veteran. He was a driver for Bachman Foods, Lincoln for thirty years until retiring in 1991. Roland was a member of St. Teresa's Seniors and a life member of the Dusza-Almeida VFW Post No. 2339, Pawtucket.
LINCOLN - Michelle Kilsey, 59 of Lincoln, entered into eternal rest on January 17, 2011 after a brief illness surrounded by her loving family.
Michelle graduated with highest honors from Notre Dame High School in 1969. She was employed by Corning Glass Works and American Cord and Webbing as a secretary before joining her husband in the video rental business in 1983.
Albert E. Jannarelli
CUMBERLAND - Albert E. Jannarelli, 94, of Rosemont Avenue, passed away Sunday in the Miriam Hospital, Providence. He was the husband of the late Louise (Wojtkun) Jannarelli.
Born in Lincoln, he was the son of the late Domenico and Clara (Brown) Jannarelli. He resided in Cumberland for most of his life.
Mr. Jannarelli was most recently employed by the National Tire Retread Association of Washington, DC from which he retired. He was previously employed by Owens Corning Fiberglass for 33 years.