Archive - Dec 2010 - Obituary
Constance M. Patras
WOONSOCKET- Constance M. (Ethier) Patras, 87, of Woonsocket, died Wednesday, December 15, 2010 in Landmark Medical Center.
Born in Woonsocket, she was the wife of the late Raymond J. Patras and daughter of the late Roland and Mabel (Brunelle) Ethier.
Mrs. Patras worked as a winder at area textile mills, as well as the Salvation Army and St. Vincent de Paul.
Michael J. Cormier
WOONSOCKET- Michael J. Cormier, 47, of Mendon Rd. died Monday December 13, 2010, in the Home and Hospice Care of Rhode Island, surrounded by his family.
He was the husband of Denise M. (Laplume) Cormier.
Born in Woonsocket, son of Richard and Vivian (Chapdelaine) Cormier.
Michael worked as a Supervisor for Tech Industries, for 20 years.
He enjoyed restoring his antique Oldsmobile and wood crafts. He was an avid New England Patriot and Red Sox fan.
BOYNTON BEACH, FL.- BELANGER, ELIZABETH, 75 of Boynton Beach, Fl. Formerly of Woonsocket R.I..
On December 11, 2010, survived by her loving children, Bruce, Kim, & Cheryl. Services were held Thursday December 16, 2010 in Boynton Beach, Fl. Contributions in
Elizabeth's memory may be made to; The Haven 21441 Boca Rio Rd. Boca Raton, Fl. 33433
WOONSOCKET- Walter S. Korzeniowski, 91, of East School St., passed away peacefully on Dec. 14, 2010 at Landmark Medical Ctr. He was the loving husband of the late Stella (Dtugokinski) Korzeniowski.
Born March 26, 1919 in Woonsocket, he was the son of the late Steve and Lena (Gruczka) Korzeniowski. He also resided in Uxbridge, MA. For many years before coming back to Woonsocket.
NORTH SMITHFIELD- Dolores (Scalzo) Snyzyk, age 79, of North Smithfield, RI passed away peacefully on Tuesday Dec. 14th at the Oakland Grove Health Center in Woonsocket, RI with her family by her side.
She was born Sept. 25th 1931 in Providence, RI.
She is survived by her husband of 55 years, Walter Snyzyk. She was the daughter of the late Nicholas and Emily Scalzo.
She is survived by her son Kenneth Snyzyk and his wife Elaine of North Smithfield, RI, Grandson Justin Snyzyk and his wife Jillian, and her great granddaughter, Rachael of Pascoag, RI.
Florence F. George
WOONSOCKET- Florence F. (Sedlar) George, 87, of Lambert St.. Passed away peacefully on Tuesday at the Woonsocket Health & Rehabilitation Center, She was the loving wife to the late Norman A, George.
Born Oct. 26, 1923 in Woonsocket she was the daughter of the late Steven & Mary (Mostecki) Sedlar.
Florence was a Telephone Operator for the New England Telephone Co. for Fifteen years retiring in 1980. She was a member of the New England Telephone Pioneers.
Alice M. Joyal
NO. SMITHFIELD- Alice M. (Nadeau) Joyal, 81, a lifelong resident of Woonsocket, died peacefully, Monday, December 13, 2010 in St. Antoine Residence, No. Smithfield surrounded by her loving family. She was the wife of the late Normand G. Joyal.
Born in Woonsocket, she was the daughter of the late Joseph and Aglae (Laprise) Nadeau-Cournoyer.
Ernest R. Brien
PROVIDENCE- Ernest R. Brien, 86, formerly of Glendale, died November 24, 2010 at Miriam Hospital in Providence. He was the husband of the late Natalie (Wawszkiewicz) Brien who died in 2002.
Born in Woonsocket he was a son of the late Louis and Anna (Lamontagne) Brien. He was raised in Woonsocket and was a resident of Glendale for over 60 years. Mr. Brien served in the Navy during WWII.
He was employed as a welder for Blackstone Valley Gas and enjoyed gardening.
James F. Belknap
WOONSOCKET -James F. Belknap, 77 of Heather Drive, died Monday Dec. 13 at home surrounded by his family.
He was the husband of Gloria (Fiscaletti) Belknap for 47 years.
Mr. Belknap was born in Woonsocket, a son of the late Harold and Evelyn (Hartshorn) Belknap.
Besides his wife he leaves two sons, Jeffery Belknap of Woonsocket and Douglas Belknap of Lincoln and two grandsons, Michael and Brian.
He is survived by a brother Harold Belknap of Slatersville.
Beatrice Donalda Ducharme
INDIAN TRAI, NC- Beatrice Donalda Ducharme "Memere" was called back to the Lord on Saturday, December 11, 2010 at age 95 years. Beatrice passed peacefully at home while surrounded by her family.
She was born on March 24, 1915 in Pascoag, Rhode Island to the late Joseph and Donalda Ducharme. She was the wife of the late Joseph Roderick Ducharme.
The Ducharme's were married on May 14, 1938 and remained together for 42 years until his passing. Beatrice was a life-long resident of Rhode Island until relocating to Indian Trail, NC in 2006.