Carol A. Malo
Carol A. Malo
NORTH SMITHFIELD- Carol A. (Beattie) Malo, 57, of North Smithfield, died Tuesday, January 11, 2011, surrounded by her family and friends, in the Philip Hulitar Inpatient Center, Providence after a long battle with ovarian cancer. She was the wife of Normand L. Malo for thirty six years. They were married August 31, 1974.
Born in Woonsocket, she was the daughter of Jacqueline (Gousy) Beattie of Lincoln and the late Edward J. Beattie.
She graduated with the Woonsocket High School class of 1971 and worked seventeen years at Bryant College while attending evening classes. Mrs. Malo was also employed at Healy Brothers and lastly for the Providence Diocese, retiring from the Office for Youth Ministry. Carol's greatest joys were her grandchildren, camping with friends and family and cooking.
Besides her husband and mother, Carol leaves her three loving children, Michael Malo and his wife Kristen of Burrillville, Kelly Kobani and her husband Kevin of Woonsocket and Bryan Malo of No. Providence, three grandchildren Kaiden and Koen Kobani and Morgan Malo, two brothers Glen B. Beattie of No. Providence and Michael T. Beattie and his wife Lisa of Manville and her father in law, Lucien Malo also of Manville. She was the sister of the late James E. Beattie. Honorable mentions to the family are Kathleen Costa, Richard Hackett, Andrea Beattie, Patrick Rainville, Chloe and Carli Jernigan.
Her funeral will be held Monday, January 17, 2011 at 9AM from the Holt Funeral Home, 510 So. Main St., Woonsocket with a Mass of Christian Burial at 10AM in Our Lady Queen of Martyrs Church, 1409 Park Ave., Woonsocket. Burial will follow in St. James Cemetery, Manville. Calling hours are Sunday from 2-4PM and 7-9PM. In lieu of flowers, Memorial contributions may be made to Attention: Contribution Services Dana-Farber Cancer Institute, 10 Brookline Place West, 6th floor, Brookline, MA 02445-7226.