Archive - Nov 2010 - Obituary
Brother Lawrence J. Bergeron, S.C.
BURRILLVILLE- Brother Lawrence J. Bergeron, S.C., (baptized Alcide), 95, of the Brothers of the Sacred Heart Provincial House, Pascoag, RI, died November 5, 2010 at Mt. St. Rita Health Centre, Cumberland, RI. Born in Scotstown, PQ, Canada, he was the son of the late Joseph Bergeron and Delina Dictionnee (Desmarais) Bergeron.
Brother Lawrence entered the Brothers of the Sacred Heart December 24, 1929 at St. Hyacinthe, Qubec, Canada. He pronounced his first vows in 1932 in Granby, Qubec, and his perpetual vows in 1938 at St. Hyacinthe, Qubec.
WOONSOCKET- Cecile LaForest, 76, died November 5, 2010 at the Friendly Nursing Home surrounded by her loving family.
She was born October 6, 1934 in Pawtucket to the late Oliver and Flora (Coulombe) Drouin. Cecile was the loving wife of Robert W. LaForest of Woonsocket.
She worked as an assembler for the H&B Group of North Smithfield, RI as well as a homemaker to her family.
NORTH SMITHFIELD- Mrs. Blanche (Gauthier) Coccoli, 90, of Rhodes Ave., No. Smithfield and formerly of Lantern Apts., died Nov. 4, 2010 at St. Antoines Residence. She was the beloved wife of the late Frank Coccoli.
Born Oct. 21, 1920 in Burrillville, a daughter of the late Alcide and Malvina (Parenteau) Gauthier.
Blanche worked as a sewer for the former Winslow Leather of Blackstone for many years.
WOONSOCKET- Roland E. Chamberland, 88, of 400 Mendon Rd., died Tuesday, November 2, 2010 in St. Antoine Residence, No. Smithfield. He was the husband of Doris A. (Brunetti) Chamberland whom he married May 11, 1946.
Born in Woonsocket, he was the son of the late Fabien and Alexina (Bourque) Chamberland.
SLATERSVILLE- Scott Daniel Wright, Jr., 13, of No. Main St., Slatersville, died Wednesday, November 3, 2010 at Hasbro Children's Hospital, Providence.
Born in Providence, he was the son of Scott D. and Christine J. (Mancini) Wright.
Ruth E. Jellison
PROVIDENCE- Ruth E. (Cummings) Jellison, 87, of East Street died Thursday, November 4, 2010 at the Tockwotton Home, Providence. She was the wife of Rev. Frederick K. Jellison, rector emeritus of St. James Church, Woonsocket. Rev. and Mrs. Jellison were married for 67 years.
Born in Fairhaven, MA, a daughter of the late Ralph and Winnifred (Baker) Cummings, she had lived in Woonsocket for 25 years, Lincoln for 27 years and North Providence for 2 years before moving to Providence last April.
Claribelle G. Lussier
WOONSOCKET- Claribelle G. (Lavallee) Lussier, 86, of Woonsocket, RI passed away Wednesday, November 3, 2010 at Landmark Medical Center, surrounded by her loving family after a courageous battle with kidney disease. She was the loving companion of the late Alfred N. Masson and wife of the late Robert L. Lussier.
Born in Woonsocket on April 22, 1924, she was a daughter of the late Heliodore and Noella (Giguere) Lavallee.
John W. Sullivan
HARRISVILLE- John W. Sullivan of Harrisville, Rhode Island, formerly of Reading passed away on Wednesday, November 3, 2010 at Overlook Nursing Center in Pascoag, Rhode Island. He was 90 years of age.
Born in Boston, John was the loving son of the late William and Mary Sullivan and Gerald and Barbara Goggin. John was a warm and caring son, brother, husband, father, grandfather, great grandfather, uncle and friend. He will be sadly missed.
WOONSOCKET- Norbert R. "Nibby" Moreau Sr. 63, of Second Ave. died Thursday at Mt. St. Francis Health Center.
He was born in Pawtucket a son of the late Leo Moreau and Theresa Gaulin.
Nibby worked as a tool setter before becoming disabled. He served in the US Army during the Vietnam War.
Joseph, M. Richard
CUMBERLAND- RICHARD, Joseph, M. 85, of Diamond Hill Rd, passed away November 3, 2010. He was the husband of Theresa (Robideau) Richard, they would have celebrated their 63rd anniversary on November 27th.
Born in Central Falls, he was a son of the late Raoul and Lillian (Berger) Richard.
He had been employed as an electrician at the Newport Navy Base, and previously Natick Labs and at the Navy base at Quonset Point. He was a Navy Veteran of WWII service as a Chief Petty officer first class from 1942 to 1946