Archive - 2013
GAINESVILLE, FL- William (Billy) Henry Niles III, was called home on Oct. 26, 2013 at the age of 69 after a brief illness. He died at home in Gainesville, FL surrounded by his family.
He is preceded in death by his mother Yvonne Fortier.
Billy is survived by his father William Henry Niles Jr.; step-mom Shirley Niles; life partner Linda Michel all of Gainesville, FL; sister Susan Maston of Blackstone, MA; daughter Sherry Lynn Russell of Woonsocket, RI.
Ann M. Smith
BURRILLVILLE- Smith, Ann M., 63, of Burrillville, passed away on November 11, 2013, at home. She was the loving wife of Ernest J, Smith III.
Born in Webster, Ma, she was the oldest of seven children and the daughter of the late George and Irene (Lamiotte) Chauvin. Ann worked for Zambarano Hospital for 26 years and she wholeheartedly enjoyed her family and shopping.
Besides her husband Ernest, she is survived by her two children; Holly Douglas and Christopher Smith. Also, she is survived by four grandchildren and many nieces and nephews all of whom she adored.
WOONSOCKET- Raymond E. Gilson III, 73, formerly of San Diego, CA, died Thursday, November 7 at Landmark Medical Center. He was the husband of Rose A. (Landry) Gilson.
Mr. Gilson was born in Providence, the son of the late Raymond Gilson Jr. and Ruth (Carson) Gilson. He was a dispatcher for Avis for fifteen years before retiring in 2008. He was a loving husband, father, and grandfather.
Veronica A. Rogoze
WOONSOCKET- Veronica A. (McGuigan) Rogoze, 93, of Park Place, died Saturday Nov. 9, 2013 in The Friendly Home, Woonsocket. She was the wife of the late Metro Rogoze.
Born in Holliston, MA, she was the daughter of the late Patrick and Ellen (Morgan) McGuigan.
Armando A. Kaizzi
WRENTHAM- Armando A. "Allie" Kaizzi, 95, of Wrentham formerly of Bellingham, passed away peacefully on Saturday, November 9, 2013 at the Pond Home in Wrentham. He was the beloved husband for 72 years of Lorenette T. "Netta" (Knoerzer) Kaizzi. Born in Milford, MA on February 14, 1918, he was the son of the late Giovanni and Rose (Capoldo) Caiazzi. He was the brother of Jennie Caiazzi of Boston, MA, Dorothy McGrath of Hopedale, MA, and the late John, Domenic and Margaret Caiazzi. He also leaves his nieces and nephews.
WOONSOCKET- Antonio Pucciarelli, 87, formerly of St. Leon Ave. died Saturday November 9, 2013 in the Friendly Nursing Home, with his granddaughter Brenda by his side. He was the beloved husband of the late Pauline (Lemoine) Pucciarelli. Tony and Pauline were happily married for 59 years.
Born in Woonsocket, son of the late Joseph and Alda (Salacchi) Pucciarelli.
Mr. Pucciarelli worked as a group leader and automatic equipment operator for General Electric and also Timex and Telchron, prior to retiring in l989.
He was a United States Navy veteran serving in WWll.
Jacqueline G. Beattie
LINCOLN- Jacqueline G. (Gousy) Beattie, 88, of Old River Road died Friday, November 8, 2013 at home.
Born in Providence, a daughter of the late Louis H. and Leonide (Labrecque) Gousy, she had lived in Manville for most of her life.
Jacqueline was an inspector at Texas Instruments for 7 years before retiring in 1988. She had previously worked at Uniroyal in Woonsocket and Owens-Corning Fiberglas in Ashton.
Fernande C. Deguire
Fernande C. (Badeau) Deguire, 94, formerly of St. Germain Manor, died comfortably Friday, November 1, 2013, at her daughter Paulette's home. She was the wife of the late Bernard Deguire who passed in 2005.
She was born in Fortierville, PQ, Canada on April 20, 1919, a daughter of the late Emile Badeau and Eugenie (Mercier) Badeau.
Mrs. Deguire worked at Woonsocket Dress in Woonsocket, RI before retiring. She was a member of St. Joseph's Senior Citizens, St. Louis Senior Citizens, The Royal Travelers, and The Golden Hearts Club.
Doris T. Riendeau
WOONSOCKET- Doris T. (St. Jean) Riendeau, 87, of Winthrop St. died Wednesday at home. She was the wife of Jean Leo Riendeau.
Born in Woonsocket, she was a daughter of the late Remi and Florida (Chagnon) St. Jean. Doris was a member of St. Ann's Ladies Guild. She was a faithful believer in the Blessings of Notre Dame du Cap.
Russell S. Clunie
BELLINGHAM- Russell S. Clunie, 73, of Bellingham, MA passed away on Thursday, October 31, 2013 with his loving family by his side, at Landmark Medical Center. He was the beloved husband for 53 years of Claire T. (DeBlois) Clunie.
Born in New Bedford, MA on December 11, 1939, he was the son of the late Stanley and Eva (Nunes) Clunie.