June 10th, 2014
Raymond D. Desmarais
BELLINGHAM - Raymond D. Desmarais, 79, of Bellingham, MA passed away on Wednesday, June 4, 2014 at Landmark Medical Center. He was the beloved husband for 41 years of Theresa J. (Gagne) Desmarais. Born in Woonsocket on May 2, 1935, he was the son of the late Theophile and Clerinda (Laperle) Desmarais.
Judith A. Limoges
WOONSOCKET - Judith A. (Bridge) Limoges, 71, passed away Saturday, May 24th, 2014, at the Trinity Health and Rehabilitation Center. She was born on Dec. 15th, 1942 in Providence, to the late Bradford and Mildred (Chisholm) Bridge, of N. Smithfield.
Rose M. Peloquin
CUMBERLAND - Rose M. (Picknik) Peloquin, 82, of Poplar Street, Woonsocket, passed away Monday at the Woonsocket Health and Rehabilitation Center, Woonsocket. She was the wife of the late Gerard H. Peloquin, and the late John Zemba.
Born in Cumberland, she was the daughter of the late Frank and Agnes (Baton) Peloquin. She resided in Cumberland for most of her life.
She was an avid Bingo player, and loved her chocolate.
PAWTUCKET â€” Even though he has one more rehab start lined up, Felix Doubront didnâ€™t beat around the bush when asked about the significance of Tuesdayâ€™s mound assignment for the PawSox.
BURRILLVILLE â€“ Nine people were sickened â€“ two badly enough to be hospitalized â€“ after gasoline fumes wafted through a dentistâ€™s office at 262 Main St. in Harrisville Monday morning.
Emergency responders arrived at the offices of Dr. Allen E. Schenck about 9:27 a.m. thinking they might be dealing with a case of carbon monoxide poisoning, officials said. But Major Lareto Guglietta of the Burrillville Police Department said officers learned the noxious vapors were from a snow blower stored in the basement.
Muriel L. Gosselin
BATH, ME - Muriel Lucille Gosselin, 85, of The Plant Home passed away Friday, June 6, 2014 at Maine Medical Center in Portland.
Howard Campbell Newsome
MELBOURNE, FL - Howard Campbell Newsome, 84 years old, passed away on May 6, 2014 in Melbourne, Florida, where he had lived since 2007, after moving from Cumberland, Rhode Island. Born in Woonsocket, Rhode Island to Frederick Newsome and Elizabeth Campbell.
NORTH SMITHFIELD - Exilda (Marcotte) Jobin, 101, of North Smithfield, RI passed away peacefully on Monday, June 9, 2014 at Saint Antoine Residence, North Smithfield, RI. Born in Blackstone, MA on February 22, 1913, she was the daughter of the late Adjutor and Marie Louise (Laquerre) Marcotte.
Claire A. Choiniere
CUMBERLAND - Claire A. (Tetreault) Choiniere, 80, of Flat St., died June 8, 2014 in Oakland Grove Health Care Center, Woonsocket surrounded by her loving family. She was the wife of the late Paul J. Choiniere. Born in Cumberland, she was the daughter of the late Henri and Noella (Pontbriand) Tetreault. She resided in Manville from 1960-2002.
Stella A. Struzik
WOONSOCKET - Stella A. (Tesavis) Struzik, 86, of North Ballou St., died June 5, 2014 in Oakland Grove Health Care Center, Woonsocket. She was the wife of the late Frank Struzik. Born in Providence, she was the daughter of the late Carl and Stella (Zutowt) Tesavis.
She worked as an elementary school teacher for the City of Cranston, and in the early fifties taught elementary school in Japan. A member of Sacred Heart Church, Woonsocket, she enjoyed singing in the choir. Stella was an advocate of the National Alliance of Mental Illness. She loved to play piano.