Archive - 2014 - Obituary
WOONSOCKET - Pauline Elias, 45, formerly of Woonsocket, RI passed away November 20, 2014 at the Landmark Medical Center.
She was born in Woonsocket, RI daughter of Nadia (Rai) Elias of Pascoag, and the late Sam Elias.
Pauline worked for the former RIARC and every memorial day weekend she worked for the Special Olympics at URI and also competed and won many medals that she was so proud of.
Besides her mother, she is survived by a brother Philip Elias, and several aunts, uncles and cousins in Syria and Belgium.
Mary A. Tuite
WOONSOCKET - Mary A. (Kennedy) Tuite, 92, of Woonsocket, died Friday, November 21, 2014 in the St. Antoine Residence. She was the wife of the late Arthur J. Tuite. Born in Woonsocket, RI, she was the daughter of the late Henry P. and Nora A. (Barrett) Kennedy.
Mary was a communicant of All Saints Parrish. She was a member of the Holy Family Christian Group, the Golden Hearts Seniors Club, and was a longtime treasurer for the Waterview Activity Association.
Barbara H. Marty
SMITHFIELD - Barbara "Barby" H. Marty, 86, of Smithfield, wife of Forrest Marty, passed away on November 20, 2014 at Hebert Health Center. She is also survived by daughter Holly Shadoian and husband Charlie of Foster, grandson Jeff of San Mateo, CA, and son Kerry Marty of Greenville, and grandson Kameron.
For the full obituary, please visit www.holtfuneralhome.com.
CHEPACHET - Annetta "Ma P" Phetteplace, 95, passed on October 13, 2014. She was the wife of the late Charles E. Phetteplace.
She is survived by her son, Henry Phetteplace, 3 siblings, 8 grandchildren, 21 great grandchildren, 2 great great grandchildren. She was the sister of 3 predeceased siblings.
A Memorial Service will be held on Saturday, November 22, 2014 at 10 am in the Chepachet Union Church, Chepachet. Burial will be at Acotes Cemetery, Chepachet.
Brother Charles-Leo St-Amand, S.C.
April 13, 1931-November 18, 2014
PASCOAG - Brother Charles-Leo St-Amand, S.C., 83, of the Brothers of the Sacred Heart Provincial House, Pascoag, RI, died November 18, 2014 at Landmark Medical Center, Woonsocket, RI, after a brief illness. Born in Holyoke, Massachusetts, he was the son of the late Adrien Joseph St-Amand and Lena L. Dauphinais St-Amand. He was baptized Leo Roy St-Amand.
Joseph Edward "Joe" Nisil, Jr.
JUNCTION CITY, KS - Joseph Edward "Joe" Nisil, Jr., 56, of Junction City, KS, passed away Oct. 22, 2014 at his home. Joe was born Aug. 12, 1958, the son of Joseph Edward and Jean (Austin) Nisil, Sr. Joe has lived in the Junction City area since 1985. Joe has been in a relationship with Scott Rich since Oct. 21, 1986. They were married Oct. 21, 2004, in Blackstone, MA.
Deanna F. Perry
BURRILLVILLE - Deanna F. Perry, 75, of Pascoag, RI passed away November 16, 2014 at her residence surrounded by her family.
She was the loving wife of the late Emile Perry.
She was born in Richford, VT, daughter of the late Ronald & Alice (Courier) Rock.
Deanna worked as a nurse for the Wrentham State
Hospital from where she retired. She was a resident of Burrillville previously living in Bellingham, MA. Deanna was a selfless person who donated to many organizations, her loving family was her life.
NORTH SMITHFIELD - Walter Hanson, 96, of North Smithfield, RI passed away at his residence surrounded by his family on November 16, 2014.
He was the loving husband to the late Evelyn (Gauthier) Hanson. He was born in Woonsocket, RI son of the late Yosef & Mildred (Misletsh) Hanson.
Walter worked as a machinist for the former Woonsocket Napping Co. for 20 years. He was a WWII Army veteran, and was a Communicant at St. Theresa's Church in Blackstone, MA.
PASCOAG - Joellen Brennan (Bradley) Roberts, 49, died unexpectedly Monday, November 17, 2014.
Mrs. Roberts was the wife of Michael A. Roberts.
Joellen was born on April 28, 1965, in Milford, MA the daughter of Nancy L. (Gould) Bradley and the late Joseph F. Bradley Sr., and she was a resident of Mendon, MA and Woonsocket, RI before moving to Pascoag, RI in 1999. She was a graduate of Nipmuc Regional High School in Mendon, MA, Class of 1983, and graduated from Quinsigamond Community College and Framingham State College.