Archive - Obituary
November 3rd, 2014
WOONSOCKET - Henrietta (McMarriss) Farrow, 71 of Front St. died October 25, 2014 in Rhode Island Hospital. She was the wife of the late Willie Farrow Jr.
Born in Newberry, South Carolina, daughter of the late Henry and Sarah (Thacker) McMarris.
Henrietta, worked for the former US Rubber and for the Woonsocket Health & Rehabilitation, as an Nurses Aide until becoming disabled.
She was a member of St. James Baptist Church and served as deaconess of the church, and missionary of the church. Henrietta also headed the Women's Day Committee.
Michael F. Labrecque
NORTH SMITHFIELD - Michael F. Labrecque, 70, of Providence Pike, died Wednesday, October 29, 2014 in Landmark Medical Center, with his family by his side, after a long illness. He was the loving husband of Susan (Notarangelo) Labrecque.
Born in Bellingham, MA, son of the late George and Cecile (Beauregard) Labrecque.
Mike worked as a plumber, first being self employed for 12 years as Mike the Plumber,then worked as a plumber for Landmark Medical Center, for 22 years.
Jeannette M. Rivet
NORTH SMITHFIELD - Jeannette M. Rivet, 92 of North Smithfield, died Tuesday at RI Hospital with her family by her side. She was the wife of late Robert R. Rivet. They had been married 49 years. Born in Woonsocket, she was the daughter of the late William and Emilie (Dubois) Peloquin.
Mrs. Rivet was a devoted wife and mother who loved her family very much. She was a member of the Trinity Club and The Apres Midi Club.
PROVIDENCE - Pichierri, Constance "Connie" (Bolduc), 84 of Providence passed away peacefully with her family by her side on October 28, 2014. Connie was the wife of the late Louis Pichierri, born in Woonsocket she was the daughter of the late Rosalphe and Aurore (Nadeau) Bolduc.
Connie worked as a mail carrier for Woman and Infants Hospital for many years.
Irene L. Saulnier
WOONSOCKET - Irene L. Saulnier 74, died Wednesday, October 29, 2014 at Oakland Grove Health Care Center. She was born in Woonsocket, a daughter of the late Philias and Idola (Sabourin) Provost.
Irene lived in Manchester, NH for several years returning to Woonsocket in 1997. She worked as a bookkeeper for most of her life, retiring from The Arc of Northern RI. Irene was a loving mother and memere, her family the most important thing in the world to her.
Madelaine G. Drouin
WOONSOCKET - Madelaine G. Drouin, 86, formerly of Park Ave. Woonsocket died Wednesday afternoon at The Friendly Home.
Born in Woonsocket she was a daughter of the late Bertrand C. and Rose A. (Berard) Drouin. A lifelong resident of Woonsocket she was a graduate of Woonsocket High School Class of 1945.
Madelaine was employed at the former Mercy Hospital and later at Landmark Medical Center in the Medical Records department for over 40 years. She also worked at United Transit in Providence.
Madelaine was a longtime communicant of Our Lady Queen of Martyrs Church.
Raymond M. Hebert
NORTH SMITHFIELD - Raymond M. Hebert 89, of Greenville Rd. died Sunday, October 26, 2014. He was the husband of the late Lucille (Durand) Hebert. Born in Manville, he was a son of the late Joseph and Eva (Mitchell) Hebert. Ray was an auto mechanic for several area auto dealers. He was a WWII Navy Veteran. Ray enjoyed spending time outdoors taking care of his home and yard.
Ray is survived by two sons, Raymond Hebert of Lockport, NY and Roger Hebert of Wasilla AK, and two grandchildren Laurie and Raymond .
In one of the stars,
I shall be living
In one of them,
I shall be laughing.
One of our stars on earth is now in the sky at night. Louise Holubesko, wife, mother, grandmother, sister, friend passed quietly in her sleep.
Born in Albion, Rhode Island to Louis and Clarinda (Gagnon) Lanctot on April 29, 1930, Louise spent her life giving to others.
John P. Adams
UXBRIDGE - John P. Adams, 86, went to be with the Lord on Tues., Oct. 28, 2014. Beloved husband of Jean E. (Ewen) Adams for 66 years, he was born March 7, 1928 in Uxbridge, the youngest son of Nathan A. and Ida (Gould) Adams.
Arthur R. Rock
BLACKSTONE - Arthur R. "Rocky" Rock, 81, of Blackstone, MA passed away peacefully on Sunday, October 26, 2014 at home with his loving family by his side. He was the beloved husband for 62 years of Barbara A. (Brenton) Rock. Born in New Bedford, MA on July 11, 1933, he was the son of the late Hormidas and Alma (Neveu) Rock.