Archive - Obituary
June 11th, 2014
Kimberly D. Gauvin
CUMBERLAND - Kimberly D. (Orzechowicz) Gauvin, 42, of Boyle Avenue died peacefully Tuesday, June 10, 2014 at home surrounded by her loving family. She was the beloved wife of Michael S. Gauvin. Kim and Michael were married May 29, 1999.
Born in Woonsocket, a daughter of the late Peter and Judith (Meikle) Orzechowicz, she had lived in Cumberland for the past 25 years.
Mrs. Gauvin was a Lab Administrator of Microbiology at Kent County Memorial Hospital, Warwick for the past 16 years. She was a graduate of Woonsocket High School and the University of Rhode Island.
Maurice A. Bouvier
WOONSOCKET - Maurice A. Bouvier, 83, of Woonsocket died Saturday morning at Trinity Health & Rehab Center. He was the husband of the late Yvonne (Jalette) Bouvier.
Born in Lowell, MA., he was the son of the late Damase and Helen (Filiatreault) Bouvier. He was raised in the Lowell area and resided in Woonsocket for over 40 years.
In his early adult life Mr. Bouvier was a Roman Catholic priest serving in the order of the Oblates of Mary Immaculate (OMI).
He went on to work for Metropolitan Life Insurance Company and also Shove Insurance.
Raymond D. Desmarais
BELLINGHAM - Raymond D. Desmarais, 79, of Bellingham, MA passed away on Wednesday, June 4, 2014 at Landmark Medical Center. He was the beloved husband for 41 years of Theresa J. (Gagne) Desmarais. Born in Woonsocket on May 2, 1935, he was the son of the late Theophile and Clerinda (Laperle) Desmarais.
Judith A. Limoges
WOONSOCKET - Judith A. (Bridge) Limoges, 71, passed away Saturday, May 24th, 2014, at the Trinity Health and Rehabilitation Center. She was born on Dec. 15th, 1942 in Providence, to the late Bradford and Mildred (Chisholm) Bridge, of N. Smithfield.
Rose M. Peloquin
CUMBERLAND - Rose M. (Picknik) Peloquin, 82, of Poplar Street, Woonsocket, passed away Monday at the Woonsocket Health and Rehabilitation Center, Woonsocket. She was the wife of the late Gerard H. Peloquin, and the late John Zemba.
Born in Cumberland, she was the daughter of the late Frank and Agnes (Baton) Peloquin. She resided in Cumberland for most of her life.
She was an avid Bingo player, and loved her chocolate.
Muriel L. Gosselin
BATH, ME - Muriel Lucille Gosselin, 85, of The Plant Home passed away Friday, June 6, 2014 at Maine Medical Center in Portland.
Howard Campbell Newsome
MELBOURNE, FL - Howard Campbell Newsome, 84 years old, passed away on May 6, 2014 in Melbourne, Florida, where he had lived since 2007, after moving from Cumberland, Rhode Island. Born in Woonsocket, Rhode Island to Frederick Newsome and Elizabeth Campbell.
NORTH SMITHFIELD - Exilda (Marcotte) Jobin, 101, of North Smithfield, RI passed away peacefully on Monday, June 9, 2014 at Saint Antoine Residence, North Smithfield, RI. Born in Blackstone, MA on February 22, 1913, she was the daughter of the late Adjutor and Marie Louise (Laquerre) Marcotte.
Claire A. Choiniere
CUMBERLAND - Claire A. (Tetreault) Choiniere, 80, of Flat St., died June 8, 2014 in Oakland Grove Health Care Center, Woonsocket surrounded by her loving family. She was the wife of the late Paul J. Choiniere. Born in Cumberland, she was the daughter of the late Henri and Noella (Pontbriand) Tetreault. She resided in Manville from 1960-2002.
Stella A. Struzik
WOONSOCKET - Stella A. (Tesavis) Struzik, 86, of North Ballou St., died June 5, 2014 in Oakland Grove Health Care Center, Woonsocket. She was the wife of the late Frank Struzik. Born in Providence, she was the daughter of the late Carl and Stella (Zutowt) Tesavis.
She worked as an elementary school teacher for the City of Cranston, and in the early fifties taught elementary school in Japan. A member of Sacred Heart Church, Woonsocket, she enjoyed singing in the choir. Stella was an advocate of the National Alliance of Mental Illness. She loved to play piano.