Archive - Jul 2013 - Obituary
NORTH SMITHFIELD- Maria Suffoletto, 97, formerly of LaFlamme Ave. died Sunday June 30, 2013 in the St. Antoine Residence with her family by her side.
Born in Woonsocket, Daughter of the late Giuseppe and Magherita (Ciccolella) Suffoletto.
Maria worked as a Group Leader at Tupperware for 27 years, retiring in 1983.
She was a former member of the St. Anthony's Lady Guild.
She is survived by her sister Ida Laplume, of Woonsocket and several nieces and nephews, great nieces and nephews and great-great nieces and nephews.
Maria was predeceased by 12 siblings
Sheila A. Conrardy
HARRISVILLE- Sheila A. (Ballou) Conrardy, 69, of Harrisville, died June 29, 2013 in Overlook Nursing & Rehabilitation Center in Burrillville. She was the wife of the late Robert P. Conrardy.
Born in Woonsocket, she was the daughter of the late Louis and Ann (King) Ballou, Sr.
Sheila was a homemaker, and also worked as a nurse for several local nursing facilities.
Patrick V. O'Hara, Jr.
NORTH SMITHFIELD- Patrick V. O'Hara, Jr., 65, of Summit Ave., died June 30, 2013 at home surrounded by love. He was the husband for forty-five years of Claire (Vallieres) O'Hara.
Born in Woonsocket, he was the son of the late Patrick V. and Lera M. (Lawrence) O'Hara. Raised in Tennessee, Patrick had been a resident of North Smithfield since 1974.
Doris H. Berard
WOONSOCKET- Doris H. (St. Germain) Berard, 77, formerly of Thomas St., died Friday June 28, in Oakland Grove Health and Rehabilitation Center surrounded by her loving family.
She was born in Blackstone, MA, a daughter of the late Albert and Eva (Soucy) St.Germain.
She worked in geriatric transport for the Lakeview Nursing Home for many years, retiring in 1996.
Elizabeth G. Gariepy
WOONSOCKET- Elizabeth G. Gariepy, 92, of Woonsocket passed away Thursday, June 27, 2013. She was the wife of the late J. Leo Gariepy.
Born in South Barre, Massachusetts, she was the daughter of the late Rudolph and Lydia (Huot) Martel.
Mrs. Gariepy had lived in Bellingham, MA before moving to Woonsocket in 1988.
Carol A. Karakehian
BLACKSTONE- Carol A. (Tycks) Karakehian, 65, of Blackstone, MA. passed away on Wednesday June 26th at her residence she was the loving wife of David M. Karakehian.
Born Dec. 31, 1947 in Woonsocket, RI, she was the daughter of the late Frank J. & Bertha (Uruski) Tycks.
She resided in Blackstone for many years. Carol was employed at the S.M.T.C. Manufacturing Co. as a assembler in Franklin, MA. previously she was a Data-Processor for the former Tupperware Co.
WOONSOCKET- Richard R. Beauchemin, 57, of Mill St. died Thursday at home. He was born in Woonsocket, a son of Armand Beauchemin and Therese (Fontaine) Beauchemin.
He worked as an extrusion molder of plastics for many years for the AT Cross Company in Lincoln.
Sandra E. Nelson
WOONSOCKET- Sandra E. Nelson, 66, of Greene St., died suddenly Sunday, June 30, 2013 in her home.
Born in Boston, MA, she was the daughter of the late Elwood E. and Clara B. (Davis) Nelson, and had lived in Boston most of her life.
She worked as a technician for Honeywell and had previously worked for General Scanning and Laser Science, Inc. Sandra enjoyed photography and had begun attending St. James Episcopal Church.
Brian E. Dearborn
DOUGLAS, MA- Brian E. Dearborn, 57, of Bluebird Lane, died Friday June 28, 2013 at home. He was the former husband of Maryanne (Cybulski) Dearborn, of Millville, Ma.
Born in Providence, R.I. son of the late Wade B. and Julia (Rossini) Dearborn.
Brian worked as a Letter carrier for the Woonsocket Postal Service for 28 years prior to retiring.
He was a United States Marine Veteran.
Beverly J. Croce
NORTH SMITHFIELD- Beverly J. Croce, 74, passed June 30, 2013.
Born in Woonsocket, a daughter of the late Earl and Margaret (Shaw) Worrall.
She had been a registered nurse at Women & Infants Hospital for thirty years.