Archive - 2014 - Obituary
PAWTUCKET - Hildeberto L. Fontes, 73, passed unexpectedly on October 14th at home
He was the loving husband of Luisa (Mendes) Fontes.
Born in Brava, Cape Verde Island. He was the son of Lucilia (DaLomba) Fontes and the late Hilpolito Fontes. He had been employed by American Insulated Wire for over 30 years before retiring in 2006.
PAWTUCKET - Ruth J. Laverty, 79, passed on October 13th. She was the wife of the late
William F. Laverty. She was the daughter of the late Albert and Ruth (Sherman)Blanchette.
Ruth is survived by three sons, James, Michael and Joseph Laverty, a daughter, Laurie Taylor, a brother Harold Blanchette, 14 grandchildren, 3 great grandchildren and many nieces and nephews. She was the sister of the late Albert, Donald Blanchette, and Louise Girard.
North Smithfield - Susan A. (Kowalczyk) Mellor, 67, of Lincoln Dr., died October 14, 2014 in Milford Regional Medical Center, Milford, MA. She was the wife of Thomas G. Mellor whom she married June 8, 1968. Born in Brooklyn, NY, she was the daughter of Eleanor A. (Skowron) Kowalczyk of Blackstone and the late Alexander Kowalczyk.
PASCOAG - David D. Domenici, 47, of Whipple Road, Pascoag, RI died October 8, 2014 at the Philip Hulitar Hospice Center of Providence, RI.
Born in Pawtucket of the late Albert J. Domenici and Diane LaMontagne of Pascoag, with whom he lived.
He leaves three sons, Steven, Christopher, and Ryan. Grandfather to Noah Hearn. Brother of Brian Domenici, of Barrington, RI, Scott Domenici, Kristen Robinson, Cheryl Domenici, Matthew and Michael Richards, and Karen Forrestal. Uncle of Marina Domenici.
WOONSOCKET - Gerald Leo Marcotte, 67 of Delaware, Arkansas passed away on Tuesday, October 14, 2014 in Delaware. He was born on December 22, 1946 in Woonsocket, Rhode Island to his parents Gerard Leo and Blanche Irene (Valin) Marcotte. He worked in Logistics and enjoyed Sailing, Football and spending time with his friends and family.
He is preceded in death by his father Gerard Leo Marcotte.
WOONSOCKET - Louis Castaldi, 99, of Woonsocket, RI, passed away October 12, 2014, at the Landmark Medical Center.
He was the husband of the late Mary (DiMichele) Castaldi.
He was born in West Warwick, RI, a son of the late Guiseppe & Carmela (Ianelli) Castaldi.
Stephen P. Bator
NO. SMITHFIELD - Stephen P. Bator, 94, of Slatersville, passed away peacefully on Monday at the R.I. Veterans Home in Bristol, he was the loving husband of the late Lillian (Zajchowski) Bator. Born: Dec. 20, 1919, in Clark Mills, NY, he was the son of the late Stanley & Julia (Kantor) Bator.
Alice I. St. Denis
UXBRIDGE - Alice I. (Mayers) St. Denis, 100, of King St. died Mon. Oct. 13. Funeral Mass will be held on Thurs. Oct. 16 at 10 am in St. Mary's Church, 71 Mendon St., Uxbridge. Burial will follow in Notre Dame Cemetery. Please visit
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Joanne M. Connolly
BELLINGHAM, MA - Joanne M. (Fanning) Connolly, 73, of Bellingham, MA passed away on Monday, October 13, 2014 at Milford Regional Medical Center with her loving family by her side.
Laura A. Marchand-Lanoue
BLACKSTONE - Laura A. Marchand-Lanoue, 42, of Blackstone, passed away peacefully on October 14, 2014 at Milford Regional Medical Center. She was the wife of Christopher M. Lanoue whom she married November 9, 1996. Born in Woonsocket, RI, she was the daughter of Pauline (Tellier) Marchand, of Blackstone, MA and the late Edward "Butch" Marchand.