Archive - Jan 2011
CUMBERLAND -MARTELL, SISTER MARY ANDREA, 92, a Sister of Mercy and a retired educator, passed away Thursday, Jan. 13, 2011 at Mount St. Rita Health Centre, Cumberland.
Born Helena Martell in Woonsocket, a daughter of the late Thomas and Mary (Bliss) Martell. She entered the Sisters of Mercy on September 8, 1935 and professed her vows on August 16, 1941.
Marilyn D. Boyle
WOONSOCKET- Marilyn D. (Carey) Boyle, 78, of Woonsocket, passed away on Wednesday, Jan. 12, 2011 at Landmark Medical Center. She was the beloved wife of the late Evan H. Boyle, and her devoted companion Roland "Mitch" Michaud of Woonsocket.
Born in Woonsocket on December 21, 1932, she was the daughter of the late Earle and Lucy (Masson) Carey.
LAS VEGAS, NV - Jeannette Gouin, 96 of Las Vegas, NV passed away Dec. 14th 2010 after a short illness with her family by her side.
She was born in Uxbridge, Mass. but spent most of her life in Woonsocket. Jeannette relocated in Las Vegas 7 yrs ago with her daughter Claudette with whom she lived. She was the daughter of Albert and Aurore (Valois) Clement. She was the widow of Arbea Gouin.
She belonged to the Royal Travelers and St Joseph Travelers Club. She enjoyed bingo, cards, traveling, going to Foxwoods and Social Center.
By early next week, basketball teams statewide will have reached the midway point of their league seasons.
For some boys' squads, the writingâ€™s on the wall that their seasons will come to a close some time in mid-February. But for several others, including a plethora of area teams, the postseason is clearly within reach with still plenty of basketball to be played in the final month of league competition.
Carol A. Malo
NORTH SMITHFIELD- Carol A. (Beattie) Malo, 57, of North Smithfield, died Tuesday, January 11, 2011, surrounded by her family and friends, in the Philip Hulitar Inpatient Center, Providence after a long battle with ovarian cancer. She was the wife of Normand L. Malo for thirty six years. They were married August 31, 1974.
Born in Woonsocket, she was the daughter of Jacqueline (Gousy) Beattie of Lincoln and the late Edward J. Beattie.
BURRILLVILLE- Ryan, Timothy, 68, of Pascoag, passed away Wednesday, January 12, 2011. He was the beloved husband of Pauline C. (Cote) Ryan.
He was born in Woonsocket, a son of the late Paul and Irene (Lyons) Ryan and step son of Thelma (Wang) Ryan of Bocca Raton, Florida.
Mr. Ryan was a machinist, mechanic and boat builder for many years before retiring. He served in the US Army and lived in Woonsocket before moving to Pascoag 27 years ago.
Michael R. Buteau
WOONSOCKET- Michael R. Buteau 53, of Mendon Rd., died Sunday at the Greenville Health and Rehabilitation Center.
He was born in Woonsocket a son of the late Ernest and Gloria (Hall) Buteau. He was a self-employed painter for most of his life.
Michael is survived by two sons Wayne and Justin Ochadleus, a daughter Dawn Buteau all of Fort Myers, FL, two brothers Dennis and Jess Buteau both of Cape Coral, FL, two sisters Sheila Dowdy of Woonsocket and Sharon Winbush of Cumberland, and several nieces and nephews.
NORTH KINGSTOWN (AP) â€” Rhode Island Gov. Lincoln Chafee is freezing out talk radio shows from his new administration, saying he and state workers who report to him will no longer appear on them because they're profit-driven enterprises that are more entertainment than news and a diversion from state business.
Adena Moller and her son, Adam Fontaine, 13, a student at Woonsocket Middle School, clear snow from in front of their home on Cass Avenue in Woonsocket Wednesday.
John F. Howard
GLOCESTER- Howard, John F., 83, a lifelong resident of Harmony, died Tuesday, January 11, 2011. He was the beloved husband of Dorothy (Hirst) Howard.
Born in Harmony, he was a son of the late Arthur W. and Nellie (Cook) Howard.