Archive - 2013
Everett R. Bishop Jr.
BLACKSTONE- Everett R. Bishop Jr., 86, of Farm Street, died, Wednesday October 16, 2013 in the Friendly Home, with his family by his side. He was the husband of the late Jeannine (Comtois) Bishop. Who passed away July 2, 2013.
Born in Boston, MA. son of the late Everett R. and Nettie M. (Ellis) Bishop.
He was a Veteran of United States Navy Seabees, serving in WWII.
He worked as a Detective Sgt. for the Woonsocket Police Department, for 32 years. He also worked as Superintendent of St. Charles Cemetery for 30 years.
Honorable Henry Louis Jalette, Sr.
GAITHERSBURG, MD- The Honorable Henry Louis Jalette, Sr., 91, of Gaithersburg, MD, went to be with the Lord on Wednesday, October 9, 2013.
Henry was born in Woonsocket, RI on September 14, 1922. He was the eldest son of Arthur and Loretta (Forcier) Jalette and the brother of Anita L'Etoile, Loretta Brunelle, Claire Phaneuf, Roger Jalette, and Arthur Jalette. He was predeceased by his brothers Normand and Lionel Jalette and his sister Beatrice Jalette and Lina Belisle.
WOONSOCKET- Theresa (Bacon) Morin, 86, passed away peacefully on Sunday at home, with her family by her side. She was the loving wife of the late Joseph O. Morin.
Born Dec. 30, 1926 in No. Smithfield, she was the daughter of the late Louis & Emma (Forcier) Bacon.
CUMBERLAND â€“ The Town Council will consider a resolution adopting an updated master plan for Diamond Hill Park tonight.
The 375-acre Diamond Hill Park on Diamond Hill Road is a multi-use facility that includes several athletic fields, a band shell overlooking a pond and numerous picnic spots and hiking trails. For the past 10 years or so, the town has been trying to come up with ways to improve the park.
MAPLEVILLE- Constance "Connie" Mowry (Merchant), 76, of Mapleville passed away on October 8 in Encino, California. For service details and to view her guestbook please visit www.piercebrothersvalleyoaks.com
Peter J. Carrara
GLOCESTER- Peter J. Carrara, 79, of Glocester, RI died peacefully at R.I. Hospital October 7, 2013 with his son and daughter-in-law by his side.
Peter was the loving husband of the late Dianne R. (Rania) Carrara. He was the son of the late Peter J. Carrara, Sr. and Sue (Ursillo) Carrara of Providence.
Helen B. Palazini
WOONSOCKET- Palazini, Helen B. 87, formerly of North Smithfield, passed away October 12, 2013 at the Friendly Home.
She was the wife of the late Hugo R. Palazini.
She was born in Woonsocket, a daughter of the late Armand & Olivine (Bergeron) Antaya.
She worked as a supervisor for the Fenwal Electronics Co., in Milford MA., for thirty years. She lived in North Smithfield for thirty years previously she lived in Bellingham and Woonsocket.
WOONSOCKET- Mary (Fostakowski) Janik, 90, of Woonsocket, passed away on Sunday, at the Friendly Home. She was the loving wife of Edmund C. Janik,
Born Oct. 19, 1922, in Woonsocket, she was the daughter of the late Luka & Anna (Pryhoda) Fostakowski.
William A. Greco Sr.
William A. Greco Sr. 69, died peacefully with the support of his family on Tuesday October 8 in Woonsocket, RI.
Born and raised in Providence, William remained a Rhode Island resident for the majority of his life. He was one of four children of the late Anthony J. Greco Sr. and Violetta M. (Loranger).
He was the brother of the late Anthony J. Greco Jr. and Adelard L. Greco.
Stella L. Pamula
WOONSOCKET- Stella L. Pamula 59, of Cato St. died Friday at Philip Hulitar Center. She was the wife of Joseph Pamula Jr.
Born in Woonsocket, she was a daughter of the late Aldor T. and Violet L. (Roberge) Dumais.
Stella was a customer service representative for the former Ames Department Store for seven years. She also worked for several area companies including Tech Industries, and Polytop. She was a volunteer for Relay for Life. Stella loved her family, especially her grandchildren, she was a very loving person and will be sadly missed by all.