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Gregory William Coughlin Jr. M.D.
CUMBERLAND - Gregory William Coughlin Jr. M.D., 73, passed away on Thursday June 2nd, 2011 at Kent County Hospital, Warwick surrounded by his family. Born in Providence RI, he was the son of the late Gregory W. and Alice (Burek) Coughlin.
Gregory was a graduate of St. Raphael's Academy, Providence College, and New Jersey College of Medicine & Dentistry. He was a member of Phi Rho Sigma Medical Society. Dr. Coughlin worked at Providence Anesthesiologists for over 20 years. He was an avid boater and long time member of East Greenwich Yacht Club. Gregory also served as a Captain in the United States Army in Livorno Italy.
He is survived by his former wife, Margaret Cavanaugh Coughlin; six children, Gregory Coughlin of Dedham, MA, Mary-Ellen King of Warwick, Margaret Hickock of Florida, Kevin Coughlin and his wife Bethany of Cumberland, Brian Coughlin of Tennessee and Karen Lenney and her husband Steven of Wakefield; fourteen grandchildren; two sisters, Marilyn Wood and Donna DiBiasio and several nieces and nephews. He was also the brother of the late J. Thomas Coughlin. The funeral will be held Monday June 6th, 2011, at 9 AM from the O'NEILL Funeral Home, 3102 Mendon Road, Cumberland, followed by a Mass of Christian Burial at 10 AM in Saint John Vianney Church, 3609 Diamond Hill Road, Cumberland. Burial with Military Honors will follow in Resurrection Cemetery, Cumberland. Visiting hours Sunday June 5th, 3-7 PM. In lieu of flowers, donations can be made to Ronald McDonald House, 45 Gay Street Providence RI 02905.For online condolences www.rifuneral.com