Archive - 2013 - Obituary
Lorraine L. Millette
BLACKSTONE - Lorraine L. (Larue) Millette, 74, of Blackstone, passed away on Wednesday, July 17, 2013 at the Beaumont Rehabilitation & Skilled Nursing Center of Northbridge, MA with family by her side. She was the wife of the late Jacque Begnoche. Born in Woonsocket on December 13, 1938, she was the daughter of the late Lucien and Germaine (Cote) Larue.
Omer A. Chevrette
WOONSOCKET - Omer A. Chevrette, 92, formerly of Clinton St. died Friday at The Holiday. He was the husband of the late Alice (LeBlanc) Chevrette. Born in Woonsocket, he was a son of the late Joseph and Flora (Boucher) Chevrette. Omer was a WWII Army veteran and served with the 305th Infantry Regimental Combat Team. He was a Firefighter for the City of Woonsocket for thirty three years before retiring in 1983. Omer was a member of the Amvets Post #7 and was a volunteer with the Thundermist District of the Boy Scouts of America for forty five years.
WOONSOCKET - Leonie Doire 80, of Hartford Ave. died Friday at Our Lady of Fatima Hospital. She was the wife of the late Laurent Noel Doire. Born in Woonsocket, she was a daughter of the late Peter and Aurore (Landry) Dufour. Loenie was a stitcher for the former Narragansett Knitting Co. for many years, she also worked for the Amperex Corporation retiring in 1979. Leonie was an avid bingo player.
Suzanne D. Desmarais
CUMBERLAND - Suzanne D. Desmarais, 58, of Cumberland, died Thursday at Philip Hulitar Hospice Inpatient Center, Providence. She was the wife of Richard O. Desmarais. They had been married 30 years. Born in Worcester, MA, she was a daughter of the late Alfred and Carolyn (Williamson) Bernard.
She was employed as a call agent at the CVS Call Center.
Suzanne attended Northbridge High School and David Hale Fanning Trade School. She loved gardening, all types of crafts and her precious dachshunds Sable and Sadie.
Jeffrey L. Murray
WOONSOCKET - Jeffrey L. "Jeff" Murray, 65, of Woonsocket passed away on Thursday, July 25, 2013 at Miriam Hospital with his family by his side.
WESTERLY - Lauri (Murray) Luzzi, beloved wife of Egidio "Cheech" Luzzi, of Wicklow Rd., Westerly, passed away at her home on Wednesday, July 24, 2013 at the age of 51.
Born in Woonsocket, she was the daughter of Jane S. Murray of Woonsocket and the late James P. Murray, Jr.
Rene A. Hemond
NAPLES, FL - Rene A. Hemond, 87, died on June 13, 2013 at his home in Naples, Florida. He was the husband of Claire (Vadenais) Hemond. Born in Woonsocket, RI, he was the son of the late Joseph and Lucienne (Blanchard) Hemond.
WOONSOCKET - Edith (Nicolini) Andreoni, 85, of Atlanta St. died Thursday July 25, 2013, in Woonsocket Health and Rehabilitation. She was the wife of the late Eugene Andreoni.
Born in Pawtucket, daughter of the late Attilio and Bertha (Cataloni) Nicolini.
Edith worked as a seamstress for Woonsocket Coat and Suit for 13 years and the former Woonsocket Dress for 15 years, which changed to Fashion Sportswear. And also for New England Instrument as an Inspector for 8 years prior to retiring.
Myron P. Kiczak
WOONSOCKET - Myron P. Kiczak, 94, resident of Woonsocket, died July 23, 2013 at the Landmark Medical Center.
He was the husband of the late Aurore (Berube) Kiczak.
He was born in Woonsocket, a son of the late Paul & Paranka (Sztokaylo) Kiczak.
Florence "Flo" Arsenault
WOONSOCKET - Florence "Flo" (Blondin) Arsenault, 84, of Mendon Rd., died July 21, 2013 in the St. Antoine Residence, No. Smithfield. She was the wife of Eugene A. Arsenault with whom she celebrated her 65th anniversary in November. Born in Ashton, RI, she was the daughter of the late Henri and Josephine (Le'Toile) Blondin.
She was a machine operator for the former Argonne Textiles and was later a nurses' aide and medication technician for St. Antoine Residence, retiring in 1990. She was a Bingo enthusiast and enjoyed Swedish Weaving and making afghans.