Archive - Feb 2014 - Obituary
CUMBERLAND- Walter Polucha, 87, of Cumberland, passed away Sunday, February 23, 2014. He was the husband of Vivian (Picard) Polucha and the late Doris (Maggioli) Polucha.
Born in Blackstone, MA, he was the son of the late Simon and Anna (Wojcik) Polucha.
UXBRIDGE- Thomas "Mac" McMurray passed away surrounded by his loving family on February 23, 2014.
Warren J. Hebert
BURRILLVILLE- Warren J. Hebert, 63, of Mapleville, RI, passed away February 23, 2014 at his residence surrounded by his loving family.
He was the loving husband of forty three years, to Colleen (Casper) Hebert.
Born in Woonsocket, he was the son of the late Joseph & Ruth (Minot) Hebert.
Louise Z. Talabac
WOONSOCKET- Louise Z. (Bici) Talabac, 99, of Poplar St. formerly of Prospect St.
Died Friday February 21, 2014 in the Woonsocket Health and Rehabilitation Center, with her family by her side. She was the wife of the late Vanghel Talabac.
Born in Korce, Albania, daughter of the late Ilia and Hrisula (Rigea) Bici.
Mrs. Talabac worked as a wool sorter for the former Machtaz Mills, in Millville, Ma. for several years.
She was a former member of the Ladies Auxiliary of St. John's Romanian Orthodox Church.
Douglas L. Follett
NORTH SMITHFIELD- Douglas L. Follett, 86, of Follett St., died Saturday Feb. 22, 2014 in the Philip Hulitar Inpatient Center, Providence. He was the husband of Lillian (Kollett) Follett whom he married July 10, 1954.
Born in Woodland, CA he was the son of the late Leslie and Laura (Smith) Follett.
Estelle N. Giard
WOONSOCKET- Estelle N. Giard 85, formerly of 547 Clinton St., died Wednesday at The Holiday surrounded by her loving family. She was the wife of the late Lionel E. Giard, whom she married October 20, 1951.
Born in Central Falls, she was a daughter of the late Oscar and Olivine (Beauregard) Poulin.
Mrs. Giard was a cashier and seamstress for Rathbun Outlet for twenty two years before retiring in 1991. She was also a seamstress for Giard's Dry Cleaners.
WOONSOCKET- Donald K. Marcheterrre, Sr., 55, died Wednesday evening at home surrounded by his family after a courageous battle with cancer. He was the loving husband of Linda Marie (Griffin) Marcheterre. They were married on December 6, 1980.
Born in Hudson, MA he was a son of Judith (Bruen) Marcheterre of Hudson and the late Normand G. Marcheterre, Sr.
He was raised in the Hudson/Marlboro area and lived in Woonsocket for over 25 years having also lived in Florida for 5 years.
Eva L. Dana
DUXBURY, MA- Eva L. (Teague) Dana, of Duxbury, died peacefully at her home on February 12th, at the age of 101.
Eva "Bunny" Dana was the beloved wife of C.Lincoln Dana MD. She is survived by her sons Jon P. Dana OD of Longmeadow, Bradford L. Dana of Elgin, Il. and her daughter, Jane Dana Vouros of Newtown, Ct. She also leaves her cherished grandson, Erik L. Dana of Longmeadow.
Richard Nelson Morin
MARSTONS MILLS MA- Richard Nelson Morin, 66, died at his home in Marstons Mills MA on February 13, 2014, whole again and at peace after battling prostate cancer for 13 years.
He is survived by his wife, Judy Morin, Marstons Mills; sons Peter Morin, Sarasota FL, Robert Morin, Sarasota FL, and Michael Morin, Quincy MA; and his sister and brother-in-law, Barbara Lynch and William McAllister, The Villages FL.
Louis A. Bastien, Sr.
GLOCESTER- Louis A. Bastien, Sr., 89, of Chepachet, passed away at home Thursday, February 20, 2014. He was the husband of the late Lillian V. (Hawkins) Bastien.
Born in Chepachet, he was a son of the late Joseph and Lillis E. (Ducharme) Bastien.