Archive - Obituary
November 21st, 2011
BELLINGHAM- Matthew Lloyd Rhodes, 26, of Lake St., Bellingham, MA died Friday in Landmark Medical Center, Woonsocket.
Born in Woonsocket, he was the son of Daniel M. and Nancy J. (Bourque) Rhodes.
He worked in the sales department for Bellingham Lumber. He graduated from Bellingham High School in 2004 and attended CCRI.
Matthew was an avid baseball fan and enjoyed the company of his many friends.
WOOD RIVER JUNCTION- Fernand Jerome Bergeron, 86, of Bristol and Wood River Junction passed away on Nov 20th at South County Hospital. He was the husband of Therese Dolores (Desauliniers) Bergeron.
Born in Woonsocket, he was the son of the late Cme and Roseanna (Bergeron) Bergeron.
Joseph S. Chudy
WOONSOCKET- Joseph S. Chudy, 68, of East School St. passed away on Friday at Landmark Medical Ctr.
Born Feb. 18, 1943, in Cumberland, he was the Son of the late Joseph & Victoria (Gadziala) Chudy.
Joseph was Employed as a Cost Estimator for the Green Bros. Co. and also was A Bookkeeper for Hebert's Ready Mix Co. He retired in 2007. He was A Army Veteran during the Vietnam era.
WOONSOCKET- Constance Bogdan, age 74, of Woonsocket, RI, passed away with her family by her side on Wednesday, November 16, 2011.
She was born on Tuesday, February 9, 1937 in Woonsocket, daughter of the late Arthur T. and Rena (Jacob) Lapierre Sr.
She was a lifelong Woonsocket resident, who enjoyed working at Landmark Medical Center in Woonsocket for 13 years as a housekeeper, which she retired from in August 1993. In addition to working at Landmark, Constance had also worked for Royal Robes for 5 years as a seamstress.
Yvonne T. Emond
CUMBERLAND- Yvonne T. Emond,70, of Eli Street, Cumberland died Friday, November 18, 2011. She was the wife of Emile J. Emond. They had been married 52 years.
Mrs. Emond was born in Pawtucket, the daughter of the late Leonard and Flora (Brouillette) Buckley.
Besides her husband she is survived by her children, Tina Emond of Cumberland, andTodd Emond and his wife Ruth of Warwick. She also leaves two grandchildren, Victoria and Brandon, two nieces and one nephew.
She was the mother of the late Emile J. Emond Jr.
Jeanne d'Arc Fontaine
WOONSOCKET- Jeanne d'Arc (Melancon) Fontaine 87, Woonsocket, died peacefully Saturday surrounded by her loving family at the Miriam Hospital. She was the loving wife of Bernard Fontaine.
Mrs. Fontaine was born on September 11, 1924 in Montreal, P.Q. Canada, the daughter of the late Omer and Marie-Anna (Beauchemin) Melancon. She came to reside in Woonsocket at an early age.
Charles S. Williams, Jr.
NO. SMITHFIELD- Charles S. "Tutty" Williams, Jr., 89, of Follett St., No. Smithfield, died Thursday, November 17, 2011 at Landmark Medical Center.
He was a wonderful, caring husband, father and grandfather and was adored by his family. He was the husband of Grace V. (Demaine) Williams.
Born in Smithfield, RI, he was the son of the late Charles S. and Hannah (Crossman) Williams, Sr..
Robert J. Hebert
PUTNAM- Robert J. Hebert, 79, of Killingly Ave, Putnam, died Thursday, November 17, 2011 at UMASS Memorial Medical Center in Worcester after a brief illness.
He was born on April 21, 1932 in Burrillville, RI, to the late Leo and Viola (Rabitaille) Hebert.
WOONSOCKET- Sophie Rembijas of Mapleville, RI passed away on Thursday, November 17, 2011 at Rhode Island Hospital in Providence, RI. She was the daughter of the late Stephen and Katherine (Wojick) Polacek.
Sophie was a modest, caring and family oriented individual. She was a hard worker who enjoyed life. Sophie enjoyed reading, cooking, traveling and casinos
Sophie is survived by her son, Timothy Rembijas of New York, NY, as well as many nieces and nephews.
WOONSOCKET- Leonard Van Bever, 93, of Ray Ave., passed away peacefully on Tuesday at home with his family by his side. He was the loving husband of Phyllis M. (Samek) Van Bever.
Born July 4, 1918 in Woonsocket he was the son of the late Leonard & Marie (Henault) Van Bever, he resided in Woonsocket most of his life.