Archive - Obituary
November 7th, 2012
NORTH SMITHFIELD-, Edith, 87, formerly of North Smithfield, died Monday. She was the widow of William L. Walker and James F. Reynolds, mother of Sybil, Michael, Chester and Robert Walker, Linda Rothwell and Cindy Walker-Gingell and the late Randy Y. Walker.
Committal service Friday at 11am at Highland Memorial Park, One Rhode Island Avenue, Johnston. Visitation Thursday 4-7pm in the ANDERSON-WINFIELD Funeral Home, Route 44 at Greenville Common, Greenville.
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Robert J. Pierce
WOONSOCKET- Robert J. Pierce, 63, of Woonsocket, died Monday evening at Landmark Medical Center.
Born in Woonsocket, he was a son of the late Theresa Pimental.
He was a resident of Woonsocket for most of his life.
Mr. Pierce served in the Army during Vietnam. He received the Army Commendation Medal, Bronze Star Medal, National Defense Service Medal, Vietnam Service Medal, Vietnam Campaign Medal, Vietnam Cross of Gallantry, and the Combat Infantry Badge.
Therese D. Tessier
CUMBERLAND- Therese D. Tessier 81, formerly of Cumberland, died Monday, October 29, in the Oakland Grove Health Care Center.
She was born in Manville, a daughter of the late Narcisse and Rosilina (Leclerc) Tessier. She was a Manville resident most of her life.
Miss Tessier worked for the Milford Shoe Co. for many years before retiring in 1996.
She is survived by her companion Janet Allen and her brother Narcisse Tessier Jr. of Cumberland.
Her funeral with Mass of Christian Burial will be held Saturday at 10:00 AM in St. James Church, Division St. Manville.
Jeanne C. Boucher
CUMBERLAND- Jeanne C. Boucher, 87, of Cumberland, passed away Thursday, November 01, 2012. She was the wife of the late Gilles M. Boucher.
Born in Manville, she was the daughter of the late Arthur and Olivine (Antaya) Maranda.
Mrs. Boucher lived most of her life in Cumberland. She was a volunteer for the SPRED Program, worked as a seamstress for the former Finkelstein's of Woonsocket, and was a bus monitor for the Cumberland School Department. She enjoyed cooking, baking and spending time with her family.
Erica L. Bleakney
MENDON, MA- Ms. Erica L. Bleakney, 42, of Mendon MA, died early Monday morning (November 5, 2012) at her residence surrounded by her loving family after a courageous battle with cancer.
Funeral arrangements under the direction of the Edwards Memorial Funeral Home, 44 Congress Street, Milford MA www.edwardsmemorialfuneral home.com
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WOONSOCKET- Alfred A. Remillard Sr., 79, of Woonsocket, died Friday, November 2, 2012 in the Woonsocket Health & Rehabilitation Centre. Born in Woonsocket, RI, he was the son of the late Arthur and Alfreda (Turcotte) Remillard.
Gerard A. Cayer
NORTH SMITHFIELD- Gerard A. Cayer, 90, of North Smithfield, passed away on Saturday, November 3, 2012 at St. Antoine Residence, with family by his side.
Born in Taunton, MA on October 18, 1922, he was the son of the late Alfred H. and Aurore B. (Barry) Cayer.
He was the brother of the late Rita Platiau, Bertrand, Roger, and Raymond Cayer. He leaves his nieces, nephews and grand-nieces and grand-nephews.
Edgar A. Lamothe
WOONSOCKET- Edgar A. Lamothe 84, formerly of Clinton St. died Saturday at St. Antoine Residence. He was the husband of the late Jeannine (Lambert) Lamothe.
Born in Woonsocket, he was a son of the late Donat and Emma (Godin) Lamothe.
Edgar was a custodian at AT Cross for twenty years before retiring in 1990. He was also a textile worker for many years. Edgar was a member of the St. Joseph Senior Citizens Club.
Steven A. Hadley
WOONSOCKET- Steven A. "Beaver" Hadley, 49, of Woonsocket, died Monday, October 29th 2012.
Born in Woonsocket, he was a son of Rachel (Bois) Hadley and the late Francis Hadley.
He resided in Arizona and Rhode Island during most of his life. A carpenter by trade, he loved to draw, work on motorcycles, and go fishing.
Normand E. Jette
WOONSOCKET- Normand E. Jette, 71, of Salisbury St. Died Thursday November 1, 2012 in the Home & Hospice Care, of Rhode Island, in Providence.
Born in Woonsocket, son of the late Honorius and Isabelle (Gaudette) Jette.
Normand worked for Flox Tech Industries, and various textile mills in the area.
He is survived by his Partner for 6 years Dennis Bates, of Woonsocket, R.I. and one brother Honorius Jette, of Woonsocket, R.I. One sister, Evelyn Williams, of Woonsocket, R.I. and several nieces and nephews.