PAWTUCKET - Florence "Loreen" Webb, 85, born in Cummings, SC and wife to the late John C. Webb, died peacefully at home surrounded by her loving children, on June 16, 2014. The daughter of the late Thomas and Florence Pope, from South Carolina. Sister of the late Willie Mae Hull, the late Thomas B. Pope, of South Carolina and the late Georgia Alger of Lincoln, RI. She lived in Pawtucket, RI for most of her life. She worked for Providence Braid Company for many years before retiring.
She leaves behind her beloved dog 'Gotti' and 5 children, Brenda L. Taylor and husband Jim of Pawtucket, RI, Susan E. Hunter and husband Jack of Riverside, RI, Joann Riendeau-Case and husband Raymond from Pawtucket, RI, Michael Webb of North Providence, RI, Michelle Webb and companion Michael Perfetto of East Providence, RI. One daughter-in-law Carmen Webb from Central Falls, RI. Florence was the mother of the late John E. Webb. Florence was grandmother to 28 grandchildren, 17 great-grandchildren and 2 great-great-grandchildren. Florence also had 2 children from another mother, Mark DeLomba of Providence, RI, Betty Madeira of Pawtucket, RI and several nieces and nephews.
A funeral service will be held on Friday at 10 am in the Merrick R. Williams Funeral Home 530 Smithfield Avenue Pawtucket, RI. Calling Hours will be held on Thursday from 4 to 8 pm. Burial will be in Swan Point Cemetery, Providence, RI. In lieu of flowers, donations may be made in her memory to The Comprehensive Cancer Center c/o Dr. Howard Safran, Fain Building, Team 1 Education Fund, 164 Summit Ave., Providence, RI 02901. For online condolences please visit www.merrickrwilliamsfh.com