Archive - 2014 - Obituary
Kevin G. Bliss
WOONSOCKET - Kevin G. Bliss, 62, of Woonsocket, died Tuesday, November 25, 2014 in Landmark Medical Center. He was the husband of the late Joan (Cowsill) Bliss. Born in Woonsocket, he was the son of the late Joseph and Marjorie (Carroll) Bliss.
Kevin was a graduate of Moses Brown High School, Providence, and attended Rockford University, Rockford, IL. He taught cooking and nutrition classes at Tri-Hab, and had previously been a chef and manager at many area restaurants. Kevin volunteered at a local food pantry and loved to cook and bake.
Lena N. Roberge
FOSTER - Lena N. Roberge, 92, resident of Foster, RI, passed away peacefully on November 27, 2014, surrounded by her family.
She was the loving wife of the late Joseph Roberge Jr. Born in Linwood, MA, she was the daughter of the late Albert and Florence (Matte) Moven.
She devoted her time to her loving family and caring for everyone. She worked for Uniroyal and AT Cross where she retired.
Herbert R. Voelker
WOONSOCKET - Herbert R. Voelker, 57, of Knight St., Woonsocket, died November 23, 2014 in Landmark Medical Center, Woonsocket. Born in Woonsocket, RI, he was the son of the late Ralph H. and Florence R. (Morin) Voelker.
Mr. Voelker was President of Voelker, Iorio Petroleum Inc. from 1988 to 1996. He was a partner in the Real Estate Investment Company, J. & H. Properties. He was presently employed at Goodwill Industries from 1975 to present as Technical Services Director. He loved flea marketing and was also a member of several pool and bowling leagues.
Patricia E. Guy
PASCOAG - Patricia E. Guy, 72, of Union Ave., Pascoag, died November 13, 2014 in her home. She was the wife of Robert S. Guy of Pascoag. For full service details, please visit www.holtfuneralhome.com
Michael H. Lambert
CUMBERLAND - Michael H. Lambert, 53, of Cumberland passed away unexpectedly, Monday, November 24, 2014. He was the beloved husband of Susanne (Soderlund) Lambert. They were happily married for 14 years. Born in Woonsocket, he was the son of Henry Lambert and the late Shirley (Chute) Lambert.
John M. Mee
UXBRIDGE - John M. Mee, 68, died Wednesday, November 19, in the Milford Regional Medical Center. He is survived by his wife of 44 years, Fay (Reilly) Mee; two daughters, Shayleen McNeil, and her husband, Steve, of Plainville, and Shannon Mee, and her fiance, Jenny Derosiers, of Hudson; and three grandsons, Nicholas, Andrew and Robert McNeil.
Eugene E. Doyle
LADY LAKE, FL - Eugene E. Doyle, 87, Lady Lake, FL passed away on Friday, November 21, 2014 in The Villages, FL. He was born in Red Cloud, NE, and came to Lady Lake in 1989 from North Attleboro, Mass. He was a retired school teacher and retired attorney. He was a WWII Navy veteran serving in the South Pacific, a member of the Nebraska Bar Association, American Legion Post #347 of Lady Lake and St. Timothy Catholic Church in Lady Lake. His life was devoted to Christ and his Catholic faith.
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.
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