Archive - 2013 - Obituary
Yolande T. Cote
WOONSOCKET- Yolande T. (Hubert) Cote 86, of Woonsocket, died Friday in Woonsocket Health and Rehabilitation Center. She was the wife of the late Norman Cote.
Yolande was born in Woonsocket, the daughter of the late George and Flora (Belisle) Hubert and was an assembler for Crest Mfg. in Lincoln for many years retiring in1997.
Yolande is survived by her son Randy Cote and his wife Michelle of Woonsocket, and her two granddaughters; Alissa Cote of Los Angeles, CA, and Amanda Cote of Warwick.
Rita M. Plante
WOONSOCKET- Rita M. Plante 89, formerly of 547 Clinton St. died Saturday at Oakland Grove Health Care Center. She was the wife of the late Armand "Pete" L. Plante.
Born in Woonsocket, she was a daughter of the late Hector and Aldea (Pellerin) Lemire.
Reynold B. Cochrane
UXBRIDGE- Reynold B. "Renny", "Corky" Cochrane, Sr., 90 of Uxbridge passed away Mon. October 7, 2013 at his residence. He was the husband of Ardell M. (Wilson) Cochrane.
Corky was employed at the former Whitin Machine Works in Whitinsville, Schnorr Construction Co. in Uxbridge, Helen's Transportation in Uxbridge, and in the 1960's he was the owner of "Corky's" Texaco in Uxbridge. He retired in 1985 after more than 17 years as a heavy equipment operator for the former Rosenfeld Concrete Co. of Hopedale.
Carle N. Miller
Carle N. Miller, 85, of Ferrier St. died Saturday at home. He was the husband of Mary (Delaney) Miller.
Born in Slatersville, he was a son of the late William E. and Alma H. (Nelson ) Miller. Carle was a WWII Army Veteran.
He worked for Rockwell International as a pattern maker for thirty two years before retiring in 1981.
Besides his wife he leaves a brother, William D. Miller of Slatersville, a sister Christine Evans of N. Hampton, MA,and several nieces and nephews, including Robert McManus of Pascoag. He was also the brother of the late Robert E. Miller.
Wilfred J. Gailloux
WOONSOCKET- Wilfred J. Gailloux, 66, a lifelong resident of Woonsocket, passed away on Tuesday at Landmark Medical Ctr.
Born, July 27, 1947 in Woonsocket he was the son of the late Gilbert & Gertrude (Courtemanche) Gailloux.
Wilfred was a clerk for the city of Woonsocket Municipal Court for many years before retiring. He was a generous contributor to his favorite charities, he enjoyed cooking, but most of all he enjoyed the company of being with his friends.
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.