Archive - Obituary
June 14th, 2011
CHEPACHET- Angela Vadeboncoeur, 93, resident of Chepachet died June 14, 2011 at her residence.
Wife of the late Emile Vadeboncoeur.
Born in Woonsocket RI, a daughter of the late Levi & Leah (Guibeault) Beauregard.
Doris R. Bernier
BLACKSTONE, MA- Doris R.(Gaumond) Bernier, 87 of Blackstone, MA. Passed away at home Monday June 13, 2011 with her family by her side. She was the wife of the late Donat Bernier.
Born in Woonsocket, daughter of the late Herve and Rosealba (Nadeau) Gaumond.
Doris was employed at Miller Electric for 22 years retiring in 1984.
Doris was an avid bingo player and a puzzle maker.
Michael J. Taylor
EXETER- Michael J. Taylor, 50, of Exeter, RI died Friday, June 3, 2011, at Westerly Hospital. He was the son of the late Robert and Pauline Taylor.
He is survived by his children; Michael and Caitlyn Taylor of W. Greenwich, His brothers: Robert E. Taylor of Providence, Steven Taylor of N. Smithfield and Sister June Aubin of Woonsocket.
Michael was an avid outdoorsman and had a passion for music.
Services will be private
Ester L. Bartolo
STUART, FL- Ester L. Bartolo, 90, of Stuart, Florida, passed away on June 5, 2011. She was the beloved wife of the late Eduardo B. Bartolo.
Born in Lisbon, Portugal and was a resident of Cumberland, RI from 1962 to 2010. Beloved Mother of John L. Bartolo, of Hobe Sound, FL.
Helen J. Sikonski
NEWPORT- Helen J. (Mostek) Sikonski, a resident of the Forest Farm Health Care Center in Middletown passed away peacefully on Friday at the Newport Hospital. She was the wife of the late Edward Sikonski.
Born: June 28, 1921 in Woonsocket she was the daughter of the late Stanislaus & Aniela (Struzik) Mostek, she resided in Bellingham, MA. most of her life before moving to Newport 15 years ago.
Violet A. St. Germain
NORTH SMITHFIELD- Violet A. (Saucier) St. Germain, 74 of St. Paul St. died Sunday in Landmark Medical Center. She was the wife of Aldor J. St. Germain for 56 years.
Born in Upton, MA a daughter of the late Harry and Blanche Rose (Blanchard) Saucier, she resided in North Smithfield for the past forty five years.
Mrs. St. Germain was a machine operator for Polytop Manufacturing Co. for twenty years before retiring twenty years ago.
Paul J. Stone
MILLVILLE, MA- Paul J. Stone, 61, of Millville, passed away on June 4th at home. He was the husband of the late Gail (Hem) Stone.
Born: July 6, 1949, he was the son of the late Raymond & Stasia (Korzeniowski) Stone, he resided in Millville for many years.
Paul was employed as a sub station maintenance foreman for the former MA. Electric Co. which is now National Grid. He was a United States Navy Veteran during the Vietnam Era.
Anita Eva Benzino
DEBARY, FLORIDA- Benzino, Anita Eva (Richard), age 87 of Debary, Florida passed away on June 11, 2011.
Born in Woonsocket, RI she was the daughter of the late Walter D. and Marie R. (Allain) Richard.
She was raised in Bellingham, MA. Anita was united in marriage to Ralph Benzino on November 15, 1947. She was a retired Registered Nurse and a member of St. Ann's Catholic Church.
CUMBERLAND- Harold Golden, 99, of Mendon Rd., died Saturday, June 11, 2011 in Miriam Hospital, Providence. He was the husband of Evelyn (Bernstingle) Golden, whom he married October 1, 1939.
Born in Woonsocket, he was the son of the late Samuel and Sarah (Yaraus) Golden.
Mr. Golden was a Wool Waste Dealer with his father at Sam Golden & Son, Inc., Woonsocket, in which he would become President and carry on the family tradition. A member of Congregation B'nai Israel and formerly a member of B'nai Brith,
Leo N. Cote
WOONSOCKET- Leo N. Cote, 93, of Woonsocket, died Saturday at The Friendly Home. He was the loving husband of the late Jeannine B. (Durand) Cote.
Born in Woonsocket, he was a son of the late Hidas and Albertine (Durand) Cote. He was a lifelong resident of the city.
Mr. Cote was a WWII Army veteran. He served in the Pacific Theatre and was awarded the Philippine Liberation Ribbon with Bronze Star, American Defense Service Medal, and the Asiatic-Pacific-Theatre Campaign Medal.