Archive - Obituary
April 7th, 2014
Roland L. Duval
WOONSOCKET- Roland L. Duval, beloved father and grandfather, died Saturday, April 5, 2014 in his home. He was the husband of the late Gloria J. (Ashworth) Duval, to whom he was married for 56 years.
Born in Berkley, RI, he was the son of the late Leo and Bertha (Durand) Duval. He had lived in Woonsocket for the last 50 years.
Roland A. Vadenais
WOONSOCKET- Roland A. Vadenais 89, formerly of Pond St., died April 4, 2014 at St. Antione Residence. He was the husband of the late Yvette (Carpentier) Vadenais.
Born in Woonsocket, December 5, 1924, he was a son of the late Wilfred and Anna (Guertin) Vadenais.
Roland served in the US Navy during WWII. He worked in the Maintenance Department for the City of Woonsocket for over twenty years before retiring. Roland was known as the "Mayor" of St. Antoine, he was friendly and outgoing and loved to dance, sing, and play the spoons.
BURRILLVILLE- David Butler, 91, April 4, 2014. Husband of Helen (Carter) Butler.
Father of Sharon Harrington, Audrey Monti, Donna Birt, David, Richard and James Butler. Brother of Hope Rothmich and the late Frank Butler and Ernest Arnold.
NORTH SMITHFIELD- Richard E. Sutherland 76, of Branch Ave., died Monday at the Friendly Home, surrounded by his loving family. He was the husband of the late Claire (Choquette) Sutherland.
Born in Woonsocket, he was a son of the late Lucien and Blanche (Dussault) Sutherland.
Ernest E. Guilbault
WOONSOCKET- Ernest E. "Red" Guilbault, 88, of Mendon Rd., formerly of Providence St. Woonsocket died Thursday morning at the Hebert Nursing Home in Smithfield. He was the husband of the late Pauline M. (Deslauries) Guilbault
Born in Woonsocket he was a son of the late Stanislaus and Marie Anna (Allard) Guilbault. He was a lifelong resident of the city.
In his earlier years Red was employed at Brisbane Fabrics and Slatersville Finishing Company. He went on the work as a custodian for the Woonsocket School Dept. for over 25 years before retiring.
Claudette E. Dubois
PAWTUCKET- Claudette E. Dubois, of Pawtucket and formerly of Woonsocket died on April 3, 2014. She was the wife of the late Roger L. Dubois.
Mrs. Dubois was born in Woonsocket, the daughter of the late Maurice Paul and Cecile (Brunet) Branconnier. She was an Avid lover of the outdoors.
Richard J. LaRose
NORTON MA- Richard J. LaRose 65, resident of Norton MA, formerly of Blackstone MA, passed away March 31, 2014 at his residence.
He was born in Woonsocket RI, son of Muriel (St. Jean) Benoit of Blackstone MA, and the late Arsene John LaRose.
Richard owned & operated Uncle Meanie's Antique Shop in Norton MA, for many years. He was a resident of Norton MA, for over twenty years, previously living in Blackstone. He was a member of the Mason's, and was an avid car enthusiast.
WOONSOCKET - Denise Larson 56 of Woonsocket died Tuesday April 1, 2014 at Landmark Medical Center
Born in Woonsocket a daughter of Patricia (Lambert) Gilbert and Donald Lozeau
A lifelong resident of the city, loving mother of Justin Larson and Lauren Larson. Sister of Shawn Lozeau and the late Scott Lozeau, beloved Grandmother of Kayla T. Paquin and the Loving companion of Mr. Marc Di Cesare
Albert J. Carey
WOONSOCKET- Albert J. Carey, 86, of Woonsocket died Monday March 24, 2014 at Landmark Medical Center.
Born in Woonsocket he was a son of the late Lionel W. and Olivia Eva (Lambert) Carey. He was a lifelong resident of the city.
Mr. Carey was a graduate of Mt. St. Charles Academy Class of 1945. He was employed in the local textile industry at several area firms including J.C. Lafond.
He was a longtime communicant of St. Joseph's Parish and enjoyed watching sports.
Joyce L. Duquenoy
MILLVILLE, MA- Joyce L. (Moffat) Duquenoy, 56, of Millville, MA, passed away on Sunday, March 30, 2014 at UMass Memorial Medical Center, Worcester, MA with her loving family by her side.
She was the beloved wife for 30 years of David G. Duquenoy, and the loving mother of Amanda L., Jessica S. and Michaela R. Duquenoy all of Millville, MA.