April 18th, 2011
PROVIDENCE â€” After the bidders made their last and best offers for Landmark Medical Center in Superior Court, Judge Michael Silverstein said he expects to choose the winner â€śnot later than very early next week.â€ť
Silverstein is expected to make the final announcement in open court.
That's how three days of sales-pitching for the assets of not-for-profit Landmark Health Systems, Inc., including the 214-bed acute care hospital in Woonsocket and the Rehabilitation Hospital of Rhode Island in North Smithfield, played out yesterday.
Charlotte M. Briggs
NO. SMITHFIELD- Charlotte M. (Rohner) Briggs, 78, of Woodlawn Rd., No. Smithfield, died Sunday, April 17, 2011 at home. She was the wife of the late Donald M. Briggs.
Born in Providence, she was the daughter of the late William and Ethel (Manders) Rohner.
Archie R. Cote
WOONSOCKET- Archie R. Cote, 79 of Main St. Woonsocket passed away on Wednesday April 13th at Landmark Medical Ctr. He was the loving husband of Sandra M. (Lapierre) Cote.
Born March 21, 1932 in Woonsocket, he was the son of the late Arthur & Acelia (Gagnon) Cote. He resided in Woonsocket all his life.
Sylvia E. Brunelli
FRANKLIN- Sylvia E. (Cote) Brunelli, 89, a former longtime resident of Franklin, died Palm Sunday April 17, 2011 at the Madonna Manor Nursing Home. She was the wife of the late Louis P. Brunelli, who died in 1989.
Born in Woonsocket, May 4, 1921 a daughter of the late Edouard J. and Anita F. (Huot) Cote, she was raised and educated in Canada. She lived in Franklin for most of her life, and retired in 1991 as the manager and travel agent for the Gemini Travel Company.
Harold J. Nickerson
LITCHFIELD, NH- Harold J. Nickerson, 60, of Litchfield, NH, died Friday, April 15, 2011 in the Lahey Clinic in Burlington, MA following a lengthy illness.
He was born in Boston, MA on June 19, 1950, a son of the late Harold and Catherine (Crosskill) Nickerson, Sr., and had been a resident of Litchfield for the past 10 years, formerly living in Middleboro, MA.
Dorothy O. Adam
BELLINGHAM- Dorothy O. (McCutcheon) Adam, 85, of Bellingham and formerly of Milford, passed away peacefully on Thursday, April 14, 2011 at the Timothy Daniels House of Holliston, MA with her loving family by her side. She was the beloved wife of the late Arthur J. Adam.
Born in Burrillville, RI on October 17, 1925, she was the daughter of the late Malcolm and Annie (Simpson) McCutcheon.
F. Pauline Yuele Gracy
BELLINGHAM- F. Pauline (Young) Yuele Gracy, 76, of Bellingham, passed away on Friday, April 15, 2011 at Landmark Medical Center after being stricken at home. She was the beloved wife of Franklin N. Gracy, Jr. and the late Paul F. Yuele.
Born in Norfolk, VA on August 19, 1934, she was the daughter of the late Julius and Florence P. (Taylor) Young.
FRAMINGHAM, MA- Stella Turcotte 92, of Arbetter Dr. Framingham, MA, died Thursday in Oak Knoll Health Care Center. She was the wife of the late Arthur Turcotte.
Mrs. Turcotte was born in Woonsocket a daughter of the late Albert and Emma (Giguere) Cournoyer.
She was an anesthesiologist aide at Rhode Island Hospital for fifteen years before retiring in 1983.
Claire J. Baillargeon
WOONSOCKET- Claire J. Baillargeon, 89, of Hemond Ave., Woonsocket, died Thursday, April 7, 2011 at the Holiday in Manville. She was the wife of the late Wilfred J. Baillargeon.
Born in Woonsocket, she was a daughter of the late Harvey and Arthemise (Duhamel) Cote. She remained a lifelong resident of the city.
Mrs. Baillargeon was employed at Uniroyal Corporation in Woonsocket for over 25 years before her retirement.