October 15th, 2014
WOONSOCKET - Gerald Leo Marcotte, 67 of Delaware, Arkansas passed away on Tuesday, October 14, 2014 in Delaware. He was born on December 22, 1946 in Woonsocket, Rhode Island to his parents Gerard Leo and Blanche Irene (Valin) Marcotte. He worked in Logistics and enjoyed Sailing, Football and spending time with his friends and family.
He is preceded in death by his father Gerard Leo Marcotte.
WOONSOCKET - Louis Castaldi, 99, of Woonsocket, RI, passed away October 12, 2014, at the Landmark Medical Center.
He was the husband of the late Mary (DiMichele) Castaldi.
He was born in West Warwick, RI, a son of the late Guiseppe & Carmela (Ianelli) Castaldi.
Stephen P. Bator
NO. SMITHFIELD - Stephen P. Bator, 94, of Slatersville, passed away peacefully on Monday at the R.I. Veterans Home in Bristol, he was the loving husband of the late Lillian (Zajchowski) Bator. Born: Dec. 20, 1919, in Clark Mills, NY, he was the son of the late Stanley & Julia (Kantor) Bator.
UXBRIDGE â€“ Bail for Blackstone mother Erika Murray was set at $1 million cash Tuesday as state prosecutors said they appear to have proof that at least two of the three infants whose remains were discovered in her squalid home last month were alive for some period of time after their births.
Asst. Dist. Atty. John Bradley put to rest any notion that the children were stillborn, telling the court the infants were wearing pajamas and diapers when their bodies were found in the closet of an upstairs bedroom on Sept. 11.
PAWTUCKET – Six years, and just shy of three thousand miles separated Paula Cadavid from her sport.
To be reunited, it took a passion that wouldn’t fade and the devotion of a handful of sympathetic coaches. Her story is a reminder that sometimes, the well-worn phrase “love of the game” actually means what it says.
NORTH SMITHFIELD – The wearing of a “Hello my name is” name tag won’t be needed when Michaela Brodeur officially enrolls at the University of Rhode Island in the Fall of 2015.
Alice I. St. Denis
UXBRIDGE - Alice I. (Mayers) St. Denis, 100, of King St. died Mon. Oct. 13. Funeral Mass will be held on Thurs. Oct. 16 at 10 am in St. Mary's Church, 71 Mendon St., Uxbridge. Burial will follow in Notre Dame Cemetery. Please visit
www.jackmanfuneralhomes.com for full obituary.
Joanne M. Connolly
BELLINGHAM, MA - Joanne M. (Fanning) Connolly, 73, of Bellingham, MA passed away on Monday, October 13, 2014 at Milford Regional Medical Center with her loving family by her side.
Laura A. Marchand-Lanoue
BLACKSTONE - Laura A. Marchand-Lanoue, 42, of Blackstone, passed away peacefully on October 14, 2014 at Milford Regional Medical Center. She was the wife of Christopher M. Lanoue whom she married November 9, 1996. Born in Woonsocket, RI, she was the daughter of Pauline (Tellier) Marchand, of Blackstone, MA and the late Edward "Butch" Marchand.
Norman Raymond Landry III
BLACKSTONE - On Sunday, October 12th Norman Raymond Landry III of Blackstone, MA gained his angel wings at the age of 25. He was a proud father of the light of his life, Adalyn Mae Landry, with his girlfriend of 5 years, Heather Sturgis of Blackstone, MA. They brought out a certain twinkle in his eyes.