January 11th, 2011
BOSTON, MA- WANG, Herbert "Herb" of Boston on January 10.
Born in Brooklyn, NY in February of 1927.
Loving husband of Arlene (Rosen) Wang since 1951.
Devoted father of three children: Scott Wang M.D. of Jamestown, RI and his wife Carol, Beth Nast of Wellesley, MA and her husband William, and David Wang of Medfield, MA and his wife Deborah. Proud grandfather of Joshua & Rachael Wang, Adam, Nathan & Jared Nast and Benjamin & Samuel Wang. Close brother-in-law of Bernard Margolis of Delray, FL.
NEWPORT, RI - Constance L. (Daignault) Barksdale-Randall, for full obituary please see www.memorialfuneralhome.com
Daniel Michael Riley
NEDERLAND, CO. - Daniel "Dan the Man" Michael Riley, 24, passed away Saturday, December 11, 2010 following an automobile accident in Nederland, CO.
Daniel was born July 19, 1986 in Fontana, Calif., and raised in Myrtle Beach, SC. He lived his final 2 years in Nederland, CO, a place that he loved and where he found the love of his life, best friend and fiance, Nicole Bratsos of Blackstone, MA, whom he cherished and adored.
NORTON, MA. - Zelmor (Zel) Levin, 97, of Norton, Massachusetts, died peacefully, surrounded by his family, Sunday Jan. 9, 2011, at Epoch Senior Health Care of Norton.
Raymond L. DeFond
SMITHFIELD - Raymond L. DeFond, 84, died January 6, 2011 at Cortland Place Nursing Home. He was the husband of the late Florette (Bergeron) DeFond.
Born in Woonsocket, RI, he was a son of the late Joseph and Juliene (Pepin) DeFond.
He is survived by two sons, Maurice Stephens of Jacksonville, FL, and Bertrand Stephens of Woodstock, GA, 5 grandchildren and 2 great grandchildren, two brothers, Conrad DeFond of Woonsocket and Leo DeFond of Florida, and a sister Claire Lemire ofBellingham, MA. He was brother of the late Paul, Marcel and Rene DeFond.
LAS VEGAS, NV - Jeannette Gouin, 96 of Las Vegas, NV passed away Dec. 14th 2010 after a short illness with her family by her side.
She was born in Uxbridge, Mass. but spent most of her life in Woonsocket. Jeannette relocated in Las Vegas 7 yrs ago with her daughter Claudette with whom she lived. She was the daughter of Albert and Aurore (Valois) Clement. She was the widow of Arbea Gouin.
She belonged to the Royal Travelers and St Joseph Travelers Club. She enjoyed bingo, cards, traveling, going to Foxwoods and Social Center.
CUMBERLAND - Guy Jarret, 69, of Valley View Drive, born in St. Charles, Canada, on March 31, 1941, died at home Sunday, January 9, 2011, surrounded by his family and friends, after a long illness. He was the husband of Elaine S. (DeGrange) Jarret. He was the son of the late Albert and Marie Rose (Remy) Jarret.
Ernest A Bussaglia Sr.
FRANKLIN, MA. - Ernest A. Bussaglia Sr., 83, a lifelong Franklin resident, died peacefully at his home surrounded by his family on Monday January 10, 2011. He was the husband of the late Florence D. (Carlucci) Bussaglia, who died in 1993.
Born in Franklin on February 24, 1927 a son of the late Crescentino and Assunta (DeLucchi) Bussaglia, he was raised and educated in Franklin.
Mr. Bussaglia was a retired self employed paving and landscaping contractor. He owned Ernie's Asphalt and Paving Co. of Franklin.
Marion D. Buxton
WOONSOCKET - Marion D. (Bradbury) Buxton, 75, of Bourdon Blvd., died Wednesday morning, Jan. 5, 2011, from medical complications at Landmark Medical Center. She was the wife of the late Theodore W. Buxton.
Born in Bangor, Maine, daughter of the late Jeffrey and Edna Bradbury .
She was a Homemaker
She was the beloved mother to six sons; Verdie, Mark Sr. Carl, Linwood III, and Rex Buxton, and six daughters; Sharon Benonisen, Chrissie Moyen, Nancy Senay, Tina Beauparlant, and Patsy Buxton.
She will also be greatly missed by many grandchildren and great-grandchildren.
Ernest L. Lesperance
WOONSOCKET - Ernest L. "Slim" Lesperance, 83, of Woonsocket, RI died Friday, January 7, 2011 in Oakland Grove Health Care Center, Woonsocket, RI. He was born in Blackstone, MA son of the late Alexander and Mary (Carrigan) Lesperance.
He was a Union Painter and a member of the Painters Union.