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March 22nd, 2011

Doris M. Holcomb

March 22, 2011

Doris M. Holcomb

CUMBERLAND- Doris M. Holcomb, 86, of Mendon Rd., Cumberland, died Monday at Fatima Hospital in North Providence. She was the wife of the late Bertrand H. Holcomb.
Born in Woonsocket, she was a daughter of the late Valmore and Adeline (Bousquet) Dumont. She was a lifelong resident of Cumberland.
Mrs. Holcomb was employed by Texans Instruments, General Instruments, and AT Cross before retiring in 1986.
She was a communicant of St. Joan of Arc Parish and a member of the St. Agatha Sr. Citizens Club.

Helen F. "Fran" Eagan

March 22, 2011

Helen F.
"Fran" Eagan

WOONSOCKET- Helen F. "Fran" Eagan, 78, resident of Woonsocket, passed away March 22, 2011 at the Friendly Home.
Loving wife of fifty years to Edward Eagan.
Born in Woonsocket, a daughter of the late Andrew & Helen (O' Gara) Kennedy.
Fran worked in area textiles. She was a lifelong Woonsocket resident.

Rochelle T. Gaulin

March 22, 2011

Rochelle T. Gaulin

WOONSOCKET- Rochelle T. (Tellier) Gaulin, 84, of Pond Street, died Sunday March 20, 2011,at the Holiday Retirement Home, with her family by her side. She was the wife of Roland A. Gaulin.
Born in Pawtucket, daughter of the late Emmanuel and Rhea E. ( Vandel) Tellier.
Mrs. Gaulin worked for Brisbane Mill and Woonsocket Spinning Co. for several years and as an Assistant Cook for the Woonsocket School Lunch Program.
She was active in St. Joseph Church and volunteered for St. Joseph Bingo for 45 years. Rochelle spent her retirement years enjoying her family.

Paul E. Blanchette

March 22, 2011

Paul E. Blanchette

WOONSOCKET- Paul E. Blanchette, 71, of Woonsocket, passed away peacefully at home on Friday, March 18, 2011 with his family by his side. He was the beloved husband for 41 years of Claudette M. (Menard) Blanchette.
Born in Woonsocket on January 21, 1940, he was the son of the late Arthur and Florence (Leduc) Blanchette.

Joseph E. "Ed" Thibodeau

March 22, 2011

Joseph E.
"Ed" Thibodeau

BELLINGHAM- Joseph E. "Ed" Thibodeau, 76, of Bellingham, passed away at home on Sunday, March 20, 2011. He was the beloved husband for 54 years of Mary J. "Joan" (Imough) Thibodeau.
Born in Bathurst, New Brunswick, Canada on April 16, 1934, he was the son of the late Arthur and Sarah (Hachey) Thibodeau.

March 21st

Felice P. Manni

March 21, 2011

Felice P. Manni

JOHNSTON- Felice P. (DiPietro) Manni, 74, of Johnston, passed away on Friday, March 18, 2011 at Landmark Medical Center, Woonsocket. She was the beloved wife of Frank Manni. They were married for fifty-one years. Born in Woonsocket, she was the daughter of the late Giuseppe and Jeanette (Scola) DiPietro. Felice was a telephone operator for the former New England Telephone Company for five years. She was later employed as a baker for the former Almac's Supermarkets for ten years. She enjoyed spending time with her family, especially her grandchildren.

Muriel A. Encarnation

March 21, 2011

Muriel A.
Encarnation

BURRILLVILLE- Encarnation, Muriel A., 87, passed away on March 17, 2011 at Bayberry Commons in Burrillville. She was the wife of the late Roland J. Encarnation.
Born in Woonsocket, RI, she was the daughter of the late Alfred and Alphonsine (Mandeville) Fontaine. She was a member of AWSCC, AARP, NARFE, RSVP and Parkview Social Club.
Before retiring in 1988 she worked for Finklesteins in Woonsocket, the Department of the Navy, the Selective Service and the Social Security Administration.

Dorothy M. Salome

March 21, 2011

Dorothy M. Salome

SMITHFIELD- Dorothy M. (Creighton) Salome, 78, of Hunters Knoll, died Sunday, March 20, 2011 in Greenville Skilled Nursing and Rehabilitation Center. She was the wife of the late George J. Salome, Sr.
Born in Woonsocket, she was the daughter of the late Charles and Julia (Carey) Creighton.
Mrs. Salome was a Bookkeeper for ten years for the former Herb Harris Law Office, Providence.

Doris L. Terranova

March 21, 2011

Doris L. Terranova

BURRILLVILLE- Doris L. (Vadeboncoeur) Terranova, 92, died Thursday March 17, 2011 in Good Shepherd Hospice Center, Auburndale, FL. She was the wife of the late James F. Terranova Sr.
Born in Woonsocket she was the daughter of the late Philias and Albina (Leclerc) Vadeboncoeur.
Doris lived in Mapleville and was a resident of Bayberry Commons before moving to Florida to be with her son.
Doris worked as a L.P.N. for Zambarano Hospital for 30 years retiring in 1970. She was a communicant of Our Lady of Good Help Church in Mapleville, and a member of AARP.

Maurice L. Harpin Sr.

March 21, 2011

Maurice L. Harpin Sr.

MILLVILLE- Maurice L. Harpin Sr. 90, of Lincoln St. died Friday at Lydia Taft House. He was the husband of the late Dorothy D. (Cauthorn) Harpin.
Born in Woonsocket he was the son of the late Joseph and Fortunate (Langlois) Harpin.
Mr. Harpin founded Harpin Tire in the late 1940's. He was a facilities manager for Wrentham State School for over ten years and had previously worked for the Draper Corporation for twenty years. Mr Harpin was a member of the Millerville Men's Club and an avid gardener.

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