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Archive - 2014

October 6th

Margaret "Terry" (Mondoux) Ruo

October 6, 2014

MARGARET "TERRY" THERESA(MONDOUX) RUO

WOONSOCKET - Margaret "Terry" Theresa (MONDOUX) Ruo, 86, of Woonsocket, passed away peacefully on Friday, October 3, 2014, in the Philip Hulitar Hospice Inpatient Center, Providence. Born in Woonsocket, she was the daughter of the late Joseph and Antoinette (Proulx) Mondoux. She married Frank Ruo, Jr., on December 30, 1950, and he preceded her in death on May 13, 1986.
Terry enjoyed all sports, and played tennis and golf until age 80. An avid traveler, she travelled to all 50 states and many European countries.

Ronald C. Munschy

October 6, 2014

Ronald C. Munschy

WOONSOCKET - Ronald C. Munschy, 79, of Congress St. died, Thursday October 2, 2014, in the Phillip Hulitar Inpatient Center. He was the husband for sixty years to the late Lucille (Lavallee) Munschy.
Born in Woonsocket, son of the late Robert J. and Florence (Emery) Munschy.
He worked for 40 years in Foods Sales for Borden Foods and Halpern Bros.

October 5th

All systems go for final Autumnfest prep

October 5, 2014

WOONSOCKET – The city’s 36th annual Autumnfest celebration is on the flight path for arrival at World War II Veterans Memorial State Park later this week, and for Robert Picard, the Woonsocket Rotary Club member coordinating concession booths, things were looking good on Sunday for a smooth landing.

Woonsocket girls' tennis squad enjoying every minute of breakout season

October 5, 2014

WOONSOCKET – There’s a different vibe surrounding the Villa Novan girls’ tennis program these days.

Putting it kindly, this used to be a happy-go-lucky bunch that was never overly concerned with wins and losses, the latter of which there have been plenty of in recent years. As long as the team enjoyed themselves and walked off the court with a smile on their face, the primary mission had been accomplished.

October 4th

Experts say investigators may never know how infants found in Blackstone home died

October 4, 2014

BLACKSTONE – Even though the remains of three infants were found buried amid the detritus of her squalid home at 23 St. Paul St., most legal and forensic experts say prosecutors will face tremendous hurdles in building a case for murder against the presumed mother of the babies, Erika Murray.

Andrew Horwitz, the dean of the Criminal Defense Clinic at Roger Williams University, doubts the criminal case against Murray has much of a future at all, even on the non-murder charges she’s already facing.

October 3rd

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October 3, 2014





Lincoln stamps out Hope, 20-0

 

STAMPEDE: Burrillville bashes Central Falls, 41-14

October 3, 2014


CENTRAL FALLS – Burrillville is making an early-season statement in Division IV. The message is loud and clear: Look out for the Broncos!
 

Anna M. Campopiano

October 3, 2014

Anna M. Campopiano

CUMBERLAND - Anna M. Campopiano, 90, of Cumberland, passed away Wednesday, October 1, 2014. She was the wife of the late Augusto E. Campopiano Sr. Born in Norton, MA, she was the daughter of the late Adelard and Dolores (Gagner) Dufresne. Anna had lived in Cumberland before moving to South Yarmouth where she lived for 18 years. She was a case worker for the State of RI for 22 years, retiring in 1987.

Marlene Ann Cooney

October 3, 2014

Marlene Ann Cooney

PORTSMOUTH, VA - Marlene Ann Cooney, 77, left peacefully with family and friends at her side on October 1, 2014. She is the daughter of the late Rosealba and Edward Cooney, Jr. of Pascoag, Rhode Island.
Marlene's heart was open to all that she met. She loved her family and friends deeply. She enjoyed reading, music, and most importantly spending time conversing with family and friends, always ready to lend a kind ear. Before retiring she enjoyed working each day at Swift Garages in Norfolk, VA.

Doris C. Pelypec

October 3, 2014

Doris C. Pelypec

WOONSOCKET - Doris C. Pelypec 88, of East School St. died Wednesday at Overlook Nursing Home in Burrillville. She was born in Woonsocket, a daughter of the late Alfred and Bernadette (Peloquin) Lussier.
Doris was a spinner at Falls Mill Yarns for many years. She was the Past President of the Franco American War Veteran's Association, and a past officer and member of the Park View Club. Doris was an avid reader, and knitter and she enjoyed playing bingo.

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