Kathleen M. SanBento
SOUTH KINGSTON - Kathleen Mary SanBento, 59, of Kingston, died Monday at the Philip Hulitar Inpatient Center, Providence, surrounded by her loving family. She was the beloved wife of Thomas J. SanBento for 33 years.
Born in Providence, she was a daughter of Mary (Barry) Pearson of Lincoln and the late William Murphy, and stepdaughter of Ronald Pearson of Lincoln.
Most recently, Mrs. SanBento had been working with autistic children at the Olean Center, in particular, Kale. She loved music, dancing, swimming in the ocean, cooking, and doing yoga with her friends.
She will be remembered as being an active participant of life.
Besides her husband, mother and stepfather, she is survived by three children, Christopher SanBento, Kate SanBento, and Tom SanBento, all of Kingston; four sisters, Susan Isabella of Lincoln, Shannon Bessette of Cumberland, Mary Lima of Lincoln, and Faith Fontaine of Cumberland; three brothers, William Murphy of Lincoln, Barry Murphy of Thompson, CT, and Philip Murphy of Woonsocket; a stepbrother, Michael Pearson of Connecticut; and two stepsisters, Emily Murphy of North Kingstown, and Susan Pearson.
A celebration of her life will be held at 11 a.m. Friday in the Avery-Storti Funeral Home, 88 Columbia Street, Wakefield. Visiting hours are Thursday, 6-8 p.m. In lieu of flowers, memorial donations may be made to Hospice Care of RI, 1085 North Main Street, Providence, RI 02904-9826 or the American Cancer Society, 931 Jefferson Blvd, Suite 3004, Warwick, RI 02886. For guest book and condolences,
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