Archive - Dec 2013 - Obituary
BELLINGHAM - Michael Liberatore, 52, of Bellingham, MA passed away peacefully on Tuesday, December 24, 2013 at home with his loving family by his side. Born in Buffalo, NY on May 4, 1961, he was the beloved son of Barbara S. (Szelagowski) Greco of Bellingham and the late Ralph J. Liberatore.
He was the loving brother of Deborah A. Rampenthal of Bellingham. He leaves his cherished nephews Shawn Carmen and Daniel Rampenthal and his niece Kristina Oliver all of Bellingham and seven great nieces and nephews.
Constance T. Rivard
BLACKSTONE - Constance T. "Connie" (Recore) Rivard, 80, of Blackstone, formerly of Woonsocket and Bellingham, passed away peacefully on Saturday, December 21, with her loving family by her side. She was the beloved wife for 59 years of Normand A. Rivard. Born in Woonsocket, RI on August 14, 1933 to the late Peter A. and Dorilda (Paul) Recore.
W. Pieter Byhouwer
WOONSOCKET- W. Pieter Byhouwer, 82, of Woonsocket, died Sunday, December 22, 2013 in Overlook Nursing & Rehabilitation Center, Pascoag. He was the husband of Glenda E. (Metcalf) Byhouwer, whom he married May 31, 1987.
Born in Rotterdam, Holland, he was the son of the late Jan T.P. and Evelyn (Oliver) Bijhouwer.
Byron C. Steger
GLOCESTER- Steger, Byron C., 84 of Chepachet and Wakefield passed away Monday, December 23, 2013. He was the beloved husband of Phyllis (Chase) Steger, to whom we was married for 61 years.
He was born in Dallas, TX, the youngest son of the late Phillip P. and Dorothy (Blount) Steger.
Lawrence E. O'Brien
HARRISVILLE- O'BRIEN, LAWRENCE E., 67, of Harrisville and formerly of Pawtucket, passed away Sunday, December 22, 2013, a son of the late James and Cecile (LaPlante) O'Brien, and brother of the late Roger O'Brien.
Larry leaves his loving wife, Kathleen, his sisters, Jocelyn and Claudia O'Brien of Pawtucket, brothers Byron O'Brien of Pawtucket and Gary O'Brien of Niantic Connecticut.
Ruth M. Carter
BURRILLVILLE- Ruth M. (Rivet) Carter, 83, died Tuesday Dec. 17, 2013 at home, in Harrisville. She was the wife of James M. Carter; they were married for 63 years.
Born in Uxbridge, MA, she was the daughter of the late Joseph and Agnes (Bigelow) Rivet.
Timothy J. Wood
WOONSOCKET- Timothy J. Wood, 38, of Woonsocket died Thursday December 19. He was the husband of Holly (Wojcicki) Wood.
He was born in Providence, a son of George and Janet (Melone) Wood of Pascoag.
Mr. Wood was a Construction Superintendent for the Pulte Construction Company in Hopkinton, MA. He was a member of the Air National Guard. Tim was a loving husband and father, and an avid sailor.
Henry J. Joly Sr.
WOONSOCKET- Henry J. Joly Sr. of St. Barnabe St. died Saturday at Trinity Health and Rehabilitation Center.
Born in Woonsocket, he was a son of the late Albert and Yvette (Henry) Joly Sr.
Henry was a machinist for the Draper Corporation for twenty years, and then for Tech Industries, retiring after twelve years. He was a Navy Veteran of the Korean War. Henry was an avid fisherman and enjoyed going to Twin River Casino.
Raymond A. Noury
PASCOAG- Raymond A. Noury, 90, of Pascoag, formerly of Woonsocket, died Friday at the Providence Veterans Administration Medical Center. He was the husband of Therese (Deshaie) Noury and the late Francoise E. (Daigle) Noury.
Born in Central Falls, he was a son of the late Joseph and Marie-Jeanne (Noury) Noury. He was raised in Central Falls and graduated from Sacred Heart High School in Central Falls.