Muriel M. Barbrie
WOONSOCKET - Muriel M. (Macedo) Barbrie, 65, of Woonsocket, passed away on Monday at Landmark Medical Ctr. Born, July 26, 1949 in Woonsocket she was the daughter of the late
Edward & Theresa (Bouchard) Macedo. Muriel was employed in the Accounts Payable Dept. for CVS.
George R. Whitten Jr.
AUBURN, MA - Mr. George R. Whitten Jr., 90, of Auburn MA, died Tuesday (December 9, 2014) at his residence surrounded by loved ones. He was the beloved husband of Jean E. (Landmesser) Lewis Whitten of Auburn MA and the loving husband of the late Gertrude (Bafaro) Whitten.
Harry J. Woodward
WOONSOCKET - Harry J. Woodward, 66, formerly of Woonsocket died peacefully Wednesday evening in Warwick surrounded by his family. He was the loving husband of the late Barbara Ann (Desautell) Woodward who passed away in 1998.
Born in Woonsocket he was a son of the late Prentiss and Barbara (Gambell) Woodward. He was a lifelong resident of the city.
WOONSOCKET â€“ Bystanders restrained a 20-year-old Blackstone motorist who allegedly struck five parked cars and injured a pedestrian on Grove Street Tuesday night before attempting to flee the scene, police said.
Chelsea Marie Driscoll was charged with seven criminal counts in all, including drunk driving; several counts of leaving the scene of an accident involving an unattended vehicle; leaving the scene of an accident involving a personal injury; and obstructing police. She was also cited for civil possession of about five grams of marijuana.
PROVIDENCE — For the second straight season the University of Rhode Island men’s basketball team’s senior class will graduate without knowing what it feels like to beat archrival Providence College.<
Sergio P. Rotatori
NOKOMIS, FL - Sergio (Sarge) P. Rotatori, 84, passed away at home on November 30, 2014. He was the husband of Patricia Rotatori. Sergio was born on February 28, 1930. He was the son of Savario and Rosalba (Conti) Rotatori. He resided in Nokomis, Florida, but was raised, lived, and owned Rotatori Auto Inc. in Bellingham, MA for most of his life. Sergio was a veteran of the United States Navy.
Rhonda Lee Smart
CUMBERLAND - Rhonda Lee Smart, 51 of Main Street passed away Wednesday, December 3, 2014 at home surrounded by her loving family. She was the beloved wife of Gregory J. Reynolds. Born in Woonsocket she was the daughter of James G. Smart and his wife Linda Denosky-Smart of Exeter and Sharon Casey of Florida.
The arrival of a light rain in the area Monday night turned local highways and roads into skating rinks for vehicles for a time, with a number of accidents being reported before road crews could get down a melting layer of sand and salt.
No major injuries resulted from incidents in the local area, according to police, but the bad weather did cause the closing of Route 146 in North Smithfield for a time while state Department of Transportation highway crews were called to the area, and the shutdown of Martin Street in Cumberland due to five accidents early Tuesday.
PROVIDENCE – Whenever Providence College and the University of Rhode Island renew their rivalry on the hardwood, there always seems to be plenty of extraneous noise to filter out.
MAURICE A. BEAUDET
WOONSOCKET - Maurice A. Beaudet 90, formerly of Jenckes St. died Thursday, December 4, 2014, surrounded by his loving family. He was the husband of the late Laura (Dufresne) Beaudet with whom he was married for sixty nine years. Mr. Beaudet was born in Woonsocket a son of the late Donald and Rose Alma (Masse) Beaudet. He was a weaver for many Woonsocket textile mills. He also worked for Rite-Cap Tire of Woonsocket.