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PawSox: DiSarcina following in the big-league footsteps of previous PawSox managers

July 8, 2013

PAWTUCKET – Sometimes, he’s simply carrying out marching orders from those above him. Other times, he engages in small talk, a sign that allows the ballplayers to comprehend that, yes, this particular minor-league manager will “have our backs if we heed his expectations.”

You see it during batting practice when PawSox skipper Gary DiSarcina sprays fungos to the infielders while standing not too far from the batting cage. A bum shoulder prevents DiSarcina from throwing a round or two. He makes up for it in other areas such as assuming an even greater instructional role.

Sophie H. Wawszkiewicz

July 8, 2013

Sophie H. Wawszkiewicz

BIDDEFORD, ME- Sophie H. (Banas) Wawszkiewicz, 99, a resident of Biddeford, ME., and formerly of No. Smithfield, passed away peacefully on July 5th at the St. Antoine Residence in No. Smithfield. She was the wife of the late Joseph Wawszkiewicz.

Peter P. Hroszowy

July 8, 2013

Peter P. Hroszowy

MIDDLETOWN, NEW YORK- Peter P. Hroszowy, a retired wholesaler/retailer in produce, died Saturday July 6, 2013 at home. He was 68. Formerly of Blackstone, Mass. And Spartanburg, SC.
The son of the late John and Stefania Zaryczna Hrossowyc, he was born on August 8, 1944 in Blackstone, Mass.

Lucien J. Pelletier

July 8, 2013

Lucien J. Pelletier

ALBION- Lucien J. Pelletier, 90, formerly of School St., Albion, died Friday at Rhode Island Hospital in Providence. He was the loving husband of Ida I. (Floyd) Pelletier. They were married on September 27, 1944.
Born and raised in Albion, he was a son of the late Domina and Clarinda (Lusignan) Pelletier.
Mr. Pelletier served in the U.S. Navy during WWII. He was a Boatswain's Mate First Class on the LCT 590 which was one of the first vessels to land at Omaha Beach during the Normandy Invasion on June 6, 1944.

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