Archive - Oct 2013 - Obituary
Joseph C. Hickman
BLACKSTONE- Joseph C. Hickman 56, of Reilly Ave. died Thursday in Providence. He was the husband of Sandra (Campbell) Hickman.
Born in Edinburgh, Scotland, he was a son of Marlenne (McCabe) Allen of Sudsbury, MA and the late Joseph P. Hickman. He was also the step-son of the late William Allen.
Joe was a printer for most of his life working at several area printers, the most recent, Packaging Graphics in Pawtucket where he has been working for over four years. Joseph was a US Air Force Veteran of the Vietnam War. He was an avid golfer and a great sports fan.
William H. Taylor
WOONSOCKET- William H. "Billy" Taylor, 81, of Paradis Ave., died Monday September 23, 2013 at Landmark Medical Center.
Born in Woonsocket, he was a son of the late William Henry and Katherine Veronica (McBride) Taylor. He was a resident of Woonsocket for most of his life.
Mr. Taylor was a U.S. Army veteran serving during the Korean War.
Billy was employed at General Motors in Framingham for over 30 years.
Dorothy J. Carlisle
BELLINGHAM- Dorothy J. (Tuttle) Carlisle, 86, of Falmouth, MA, formerly of Bellingham, passed away on Friday, October 11, 2013 with family by her side, at the JML Care Center of Falmouth, MA. She was the wife of the late Ernest M. Carlisle.
Born in New Bedford, MA on January 15, 1927, she was the daughter of the late Fran and Marguerita (Fleshman) Tuttle.
Aline H. Tellstone
WOONSOCKET- Aline H. Tellstone, 91, of 76 Mendon St. died Friday at home. She was the wife of the late Clayton V. Tellstone Sr. Born in Fall River, MA, she was a daughter of the late Alfred and Leontine (Roussell) Bouchard. Mrs. Tellstone was a bookkeeper for the Tellstone Bus Co. for several years. She also worked at the Ilona Mills in Millville, the former Nyanza Department Store and Sadwin's Curtains. She was a member of the Blackstone Senior Citizens, the Millville Senior Citizens, The AARP and the Royal Travelers.
Wayne H. Greening
CUMBERLAND- Wayne H. Greening, 80, of Sumner St. Cumberland, died October 9, 2013 in the Oakland Grove Health Care Center, Woonsocket. He was the husband of the late Betty Law-Greening, and Sophia Sullivan (Greening) Boardman.
Born in Cambridge, NE, he was the son of the late Orra and Ethel (Cotton) Greening.
A Navy Veteran of the Korean War, Mr. Greening was the owner of a dry wall company for many years. Wayne also boxed professionally and was an avid pool player.
BELLOWS FALLS, VT- John Carl Archambault died peacefully in his sleep on Tuesday, Oct. 8, 2013 after a long battle with Multiple Sclerosis.
He was an avid fly fisherman who started his own company making and distributing fishing flies. A display of his fishing flies can be seen at the Orvis museum in Manchester, VT. John had opened a satellite office for his fly fishing business in Poland before moving to Bellows Falls, VT.
He is survived by his daughter Emily, his parents Carl and Louise, his three sisters, Carla, Joanne and Lisa and a brother Eric.
Charles E. Stand
WHITINSVILLE, MA- Charles E. "Eddie" Stand, 98, of Whitinsville died Fri. Oct. 11, 2013 in the Beaumont Skilled Nursing and Rehabilitation Ctr., Northbridge.
He was the husband of Florence C. (Clark) Stand who died Jan. 11, 1997.
Mr. Stand was a truck driver for Hemmingway Transportation for 40 years, retiring in 1976.
Mr. Stand was born December 14, 1914 in Providence, RI the son of the late Charles and Julia (Chiaki) Stand.
Peter J. Carrara
GLOCESTER- Peter J. Carrara, 79, of Glocester, RI died peacefully at R.I. Hospital October 7, 2013 with his son and daughter-in-law by his side.
Peter was the loving husband of the late Dianne R. (Rania) Carrara. He was the son of the later Peter J. Carrara, Sr. and Sue (Ursillo) Carrara of Providence.
Peter is survived by his son, David F. Carrara, David's wife, June (Caron) Carrara and his grandchildren, Jason M. Carrara, Nicole L. Carrara and her husband Matthew Dube.
Walter G. Scott Jr.
WOONSOCKET- Walter G. Scott Jr. 74, of Knollwood Dr., died Tuesday at RI Hospital. He was the husband of Helena (Dulude) Scott.
Born in Woonsocket, he was a son of the late Walter G. and Ann Margaret (Griffen) Scott Sr.
Walter was a program analyst for Tupperware Corporation for over twenty years and twelve years for Polar Corporation before retiring in 2001. He was a member of the Italian Working Men's Club. Walter enjoyed golfing and trips to Fox Woods. He was a devoted husband, father and grandfather and will be sadly missed.
Debra H. Canard
FRANKLIN- Debra H. (Taylor) Canard, 59, of Franklin, MA passed away on Sunday, September 15, 2013 at Milford Regional Medical Center.
She was the loving mother of Michael D. Canard of Upton, MA, and Shawna M. Ray and her husband, Charles of Franklin, MA, and her cherished grandchildren, Aprill Canard, CJ, Crystal, and Michelle Ray.