Joseph W. Quiray, Jr.
HARRISVILLE - Joseph W. Quiray, Jr., 62, of Harrisville, died peacefully Monday, June 23, 2014, in his home. He was the husband of Claudette (Joyal) Quiray, whom he married September 10, 1972. Born in San Diego, CA, he was the son of the late Joseph W. Quiray, Sr. and Anna (Panciocco) Haynes.
Joseph was the owner of Print-It Plus, Providence for 27 years. He was a life member of the Wallum Lake Rod & Gun Club, fisherman, musician and amateur radio technician, who most of all loved spending time with his family.
Besides his wife, he leaves their children, Joseph Quiray, III and his wife Jennifer of Harrisville, Maria Lawrence and her husband Ben of Willington, CT, Daniel Quiray and his fiancÃ©e, Kristin Bowser of Uxbridge, MA, and Christopher Quiray of Webster, MA; two sisters, Joanne Resnick of Providence and Jodi Vigliotti of Johnston; three grandchildren, Joseph Quiray, IV, Emma Quiray and John Lawrence, V; and several beloved nieces and nephews.
His funeral will be held Saturday, June 28, 2014 with a Mass of Christian Burial at 2 PM in Our Lady of Good Help Church, 1063 Victory Hwy., Mapleville. Burial will be private. Calling hours are omitted. A celebration of life party will be held immediately following the Mass at the Wallum Lake Rod & Gun Club. Funeral arrangements are under the direction of the Holt Funeral Home, 510 So. Main St., Woonsocket. In lieu of flowers, memorial contributions may be made to the Wallum Lake Rod & Gun Club Fishing Derby, Attn: Norman Fontaine, Fishing Derby Chairman, 200 Brook Road, Harrisville, RI 02830 or to Our Lady of Good Help Food Pantry, 1063 Victory Hwy., Mapleville, RI 02839.