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William R. Whitmarsh
PAWTUCKET - William R. Whitmarsh, 77, passed away Sunday, January 22, 2012. A lifelong resident of Pawtucket, he was a son of the late William G. and Selma â€śSalâ€ť C. (Maiwald) Whitmarsh.
Bill served in the RI Army National Guard. He was a cloth printer at Duro Printers, Fall River until retiring and was previously employed at Cranston Print Works. Bill was a drummer in his own three piece band many years ago.
He leaves his sister, Edith V. Courchene of Port Richey, Florida; his brother, Earl F. Whitmarsh of Hudson, Florida and four nephews.
Services will be held Thursday at 11 a.m. in St. Matthew-Trinity Lutheran Church, 690 Newport Ave., Pawtucket. Interment will follow at Walnut Hill Cemetery. VISITATION Wednesday 5 to 7 p.m. at WILLIAM W. TRIPP Funeral Home, 1008 Newport Ave., Pawtucket. In lieu of flowers, memorial gifts to St. Matthew-Trinity Lutheran Church, 690 Newport Ave., Pawtucket, RI 02861 will be appreciated. www.TrippFuneralHome.com