Archive - Apr 2013 - Obituary
Jean M. Gagnon
WOONSOCKET- Jean M. (White) Gagnon, 69, of Roberts St. died, Friday, March 29, 2013, in Landmark Medical Center. She was the wife of the late Gerard R. Gagnon Sr.
Born in Whitinsville, MA., daughter of the late Everett and Mary Ellen (Fisher) Gagnon.
She worked as a Certified Nurse's Aide for the Blackstone Nursing Home, and also for various Nursing Homes in the area.
Jean also worked for the voting polls for 5 years.
She was an avid Keno and Bingo player, as well as a yard sale enthusiast.
Carol Ann Johnson
EAST WALPOLE, MA- Johnson, Carol Ann "Sissy" (West) RN, of East Walpole, MA formerly of North Providence, RI passed away on Wednesday, April 3, 2013 in the Charlwell House in Norwood, MA after a courageous battle with breast cancer.
Born in Woonsocket, RI, she was the daughter of Lucille C. (Neveu) West of Woonsocket and the late Paul C. West.
Carol was a graduate of Saint Xavier's and Saint Joseph's School of Nursing and was an operating room nurse for 40 years, working at The Fatima Hospital in North Providence and Norwood Hospital before retiring.
Marie Rosa Goulet
WOONSOCKET- Marie Rosa (Duquette) Goulet, 84, of St. Joseph St. died March 26, 2013, in Trinity Health Center. She was the wife of the late Joseph A. Duquette.
Born in Northbridge, MA., daughter of the late Henry and Artemise (Perron) Duquette.
She was a Homemaker.
She is survived by three daughters, Linda M. Duquette and Barbara Allison both of Woonsocket, and Christine Nobriga of West Warwick, R.I. One brother, Donald Duquette of Woonsocket and Anita Lavoie of Woonsocket, 10 grandchildren and 13 great-grandchildren.
David W. Harmon
WOONSOCKET- David W. Harmon, 82, of Cumberland St. died Friday, March 29, 2012, in Landmark Medical Center with his family by his side. He was the husband of the late Katie (Abney) Harmon.
Born in Newbury South Carolina, son of the late Thomas and Vennie (Ray) Harmon.
Mr. Harmon worked as a machine operator, for Whitins Machine. for several years.
He was a member of St. James Baptist Church and a served in the Men's Choir.
BELLINGHAM- Marcel Dulac 84, of Pleasant St. died Tuesday at Landmark Medical Center. He was the husband of the late Lucienne (Varieur) Dulac.
Born in Woonsocket, he was a son of the late Adelard and Laura (Brule) Dulac.
Mr. Dulac was a milkman for City Dairy for twenty seven years, and later worked for Garelick Farms for ten years before retiring in 1983.
Dorothy I. Ross
HOLLY HILL, FL- Dorothy I "Pat" Ross 75, of Walker St., Holly Hill, FL died Saturday. She was the wife of the late Robert P. Ross Sr., with whom she celebrated fifty four years of marriage.
Born in Woonsocket she was a daughter of the late Caudio and Loretta (Lambert) DiBasco.
Roland R. Bouvier
& Maria R. Bouvier
CUMBERLAND- Roland R. Bouvier & Maria R. (Viera) Bouvier, both passed away Sunday at home. They were married for 49 years.
Both were born in Woonsocket. Roland was the son of the late Raoul and Lida (Gosselin) Bouvier and Maria was the daughter of the late Manuel and Virginia (St. Martin) Viera.
They lived most of their lives in Cumberland and previously resided in Bellingham.
Mr. Bouvier was a line foreman for the former New England Power Systems now National Grid for 38 years.
NORTH SMITHFIELD- Jeannette A. Martineau, 79, of Eddie Dowling Hwy., North Smithfield died Wednesday at Landmark Medical Center. She was the wife of the late Maurice D. Martineau.
Born in Woonsocket, she was a daughter of the late Herminegilde and Ella (Savaria) Beausoleil. She lived in Woonsocket for most of her life and resided in North Smithfield for the past 15 years.
Mrs. Martineau was employed at Oakland Grove Health Care Center in the laundry dept. and had formerly worked at Jed Delta, Tupperware and ACS Industries.
CUMBERLAND- Whalen, Kevin, 74, of Cumberland, passed away peacefully, Monday, April 1, 2013. He was the husband of Barbara (Lucas) Whalen. They were happily married for 43 years.
Born in Whitman, MA, he was the son of the late Thomas and Alice (Hayes) Whalen.
WOONSOCKET- Eugene Wecal, 84, of Woonsocket, died Saturday, March 30, 2013 in his home. He was the husband of Gertrude H. (MacDonald) Wecal, whom he married December 20, 1952.
Born in Woonsocket, he was the son of the late Nicholas and Rose (Bukata) Wecal.