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August 22nd

James C. Ferrio

August 22, 2013

James C. Ferrio

WOONSOCKET- James C. Ferrio, 48, of Dulude Ave, died accidently, in a house fire, early Wednesday morning August 21, 2013.
Born in Woonsocket, son of the late Leo and Cecile (Brin) Ferrio.
Jim worked as a Handyman, and Painter.
He was a very kindhearted individual, whom, always was there to help others. He enjoyed family and friends, playing cribbage, and the game WII, with his family. He was a New England Sports enthusiast.

James C. Ferrio

August 22, 2013

James C. Ferrio

WOONSOCKET- James C. Ferrio, 48, of Dulude Ave, died accidently, in a house fire, early Wednesday morning August 21, 2013.
Born in Woonsocket, son of the late Leo and Cecile (Brin) Ferrio.
Jim worked as a Handyman, and Painter.
He was a very kindhearted individual, whom, always was there to help others. He enjoyed family and friends, playing cribbage, and the game WII, with his family. He was a New England Sports enthusiast.

Edgar E. Nadeau

August 22, 2013

Edgar E. Nadeau

CUMBERLAND- Edgar E. Nadeau, 85, of Cumberland, died Wednesday, August 21, 2013 in Cortland Place, Greenville. He was the husband of Vivian T. (Joubert) Nadeau, to whom he was married for sixty-one years.
Born in Woonsocket, he was the son of the late Euclide and Zita (Bourre) Nadeau.

Joseph Camille Parenteau

August 22, 2013

Joseph Camille
Parenteau

BELLINGHAM- Joseph Camille Parenteau, 81, of Bellingham, MA, passed away peacefully at home on Tuesday, August 20, 2013 with his loving family by his side. He was the beloved husband for 51 years of Lucille L. (Forcier) Parenteau.
Born in Woonsocket, RI on October 25, 1931, he was the son of the late Jean Baptiste and Sarah (Cardin) Parenteau.

August 21st

Former Patriots running back Collins speaks to Central Falls student-athletes

August 21, 2013

Former New England Patriots running back Tony Collins tells the student-athletes at Central Falls High School that “your best season is your best off-season” and “there’s no shortcuts in football, baseball, soccer, volleyball or any sport because there’s no shortcuts in life.” Collins delivered those words Wednesday afternoon inside the school’s auditorium.

Virgil Rasta

August 21, 2013

Virgil Rasta

WOONSOCKET - Virgil Rasta, 82, of 37 Wilcox Street, Woonsocket RI, passed away peacefully on Sunday, August 18th 2013, surrounded by his loving family at the Oakland Grove Health Care Center. He was son of the late Anastasia (Balamaci) and Dimitrie Rasta and beloved brother of the late Vinson Rasta, Louisa (Rasta) Cheamitru, Christy Rasta, Victoria (Rasta) Bileca, and Victor Rasta. Virgil was born on June 19th 1931 in Woonsocket, RI and called the city his home.

Lucien W. Vanasse

August 21, 2013

Lucien W. Vanasse

LINCOLN - Lucien W. Vanasse, 63, of Spring Street, Manville died Saturday, August 17, 2013 at Rhode Island Hospital, Providence. He was the beloved husband of Denise (Durand) Vanasse.
Born in Woonsocket, a son of Yvonne (Lesperance) Carpentier of Woonsocket and the late Lucien Vanasse, he had lived in Lincoln and Manville for over 20 years.
Mr. Vanasse was the owner of the former Lou's Auto Repair in Woonsocket for 20 years and later was the owner of Perfect Painting by Lou in Manville for 7 years.

Rita J. LeMay

August 21, 2013

Rita J. LeMay

NORTH SMITHFIELD - Rita J. (Kelleter) LeMay, 75, of North Smithfield, died Tuesday, August 20, 2013 in Hebert Nursing Home, Smithfield. She was the wife of Ronald A. LeMay, whom she married July 12, 1958. Born in Woonsocket, she was the daughter of the late Julien and Christiana (Couchane) Kelleter.
Rita was a house keeper at the Friendly Nursing Home for 10 years, retiring in 1997. She was a communicant of Our Lady Queen of Martyrs Church. Rita enjoyed gardening, singing and dancing.

Man dies in three-alarm tenement fire

August 21, 2013

WOONSOCKET – A man died in a three-alarm fire that heavily damaged a four-family tenement near Landmark Medical Center early Wednesday morning.
Neighbors identified the victim as Jim Ferrio of 38-40 Dulude Ave. He was in his late 40s, they said.
Roland Desjarlais said Ferrio lived on the second floor with him and other members of the Desjarlais family. “We took him in,” said Desjarlais, adding that Ferrio worked part-time with him in construction and a family trash-hauling business.

August 20th

Fielding position, holding runners top areas that require Ranaudo's attention

August 20, 2013

PAWTUCKET — As PawSox manager Gary DiSarcina and pitching coach Rich Sauveur deftly explained, there are certain and significant areas that require Anthony Ranaudo’s attention.
Mind you this particular topic has nothing to do with Ranaudo’s ability to throw a baseball. In the promising righthander’s case, what DiSarcina and Sauveur are implying is that Ranaudo comprehends the importance of his “other” duties, such as fielding the position and holding runners.

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