Providence Obituaries

Providence Obituaries

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  • Friday Aug 28 | via 

    Thelma V. Dawson, RN

    Thelma V. Dawson, RN, died Monday, August 24, 2015. She was the widow of A. Bryson Dawson and mother of A. Bonnie Silverstein; grandmother of Grant B. and Donald B. Sorterup; great-grandmother of Hannah, Crista, Emma and Andrew.


  • Friday Aug 28 | via Go Local 

    GoLocalProv | News | Mamie Catlin, Founder of Camp S...

    Residents of the Mount Hope section and people throughout Providence who were in need of food or clothing knew the impact of Mamie Catlin. She founded Camp Street Community Ministries, in 1985 and provided food through her food bank on Camp Street and clothes to literally tens of thousands over the past three decades.


  • Thursday Aug 27 | via IBerkshires 

    Theresa M. Muir, 89

    WILLIAMSTOWN, Mass. Theresa Marie Muir, 89, formerly of Sweetwood Retirement Community, died peacefully on Sunday, Aug. 23, 2015, surrounded by loved ones at Williamstown Commons, where she resided for six years.


  • Tuesday Aug 25 | via 

    Rosemary Crooks, 90

    The Service of Remembrance for Mrs. Rosemary Crooks, age 90, of Inverness, Florida, will be held 2:00 PM, Thursday, August 27, 2015 at the Inverness Chapel of Hooper Funeral Homes. Online condolences may be sent to the family at  Mrs. Crooks was born January 16, 1925 in Providence, RI, daughter of Joseph and Rita Nunes.


  • Sunday Aug 23 | via New England Soccer Today 

    R.I. Reacts to Gomes' Death

    On Saturday, former Rhode Island Reds and East Providence Sports forward Armando Gomes was killed in a car accident in Providence, R.I . He was 26. Gomes played at the Community College of Rhode Island before starring for the Reds and E.P. Sports, and was a fixture in the Rhode Island soccer scene.


  • Sunday Aug 23 | via CBS Local 

    Great-Grandmother's Obituary: In Lieu Of Flowers, Su...

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  • Wednesday Aug 19 | via 

    Obituary: Deborah L. (Wolfinger) Serafin, 37

    Deborah L. Serafin, 37, of Cranston, passed away on Tuesday, August 18, 2015 at the Philip Hulitar Hospice Inpatient Center, Providence. She was the beloved wife of Albert Serafin.


  • Sunday Aug 16 | via 

    Joseph J. Monteiro, 90

    Joseph J. Monteiro, 90, of Dartmouth, died August 15, 2015 unexpectedly at St. Luke's Hospital. He was the husband of Angelina G. Monteiro. Born in Providence, RI, the son of the late Joao D. and Maria J. Monteiro, he lived in New Bedford and Dartmouth most of his life.


  • Monday Aug 10 | via 

    Obituary: Eleanor "Ann" (Boothman), 77

    Eleanor "Ann" , 77, of Wickford, died peacefully on Saturday, August 8, 2015 at Roger Williams Medical Center. She was the wife of the late William C. "Nip" Waring, III.


  • Sunday Aug 9 | via 

    Obituary: Josephine A. "Jo" (Zeoli) Gama, 88

    Josephine A. "Jo" Gama, 88, of Cranston, passed away at the home of her daughter Louise on Saturday, August 8, 2015. Josephine A. "Jo" Gama, 88, of Cranston, passed away at the home of her daughter Louise on Saturday, August 8, 2015 surrounded by her loving family.


  • Friday Aug 7 | via Gloversville Leader-Herald 

    Edward R. Murphy

    He was born in Amsterdam on July 12, 1938, a son of E. Kenneth and Helen McKenna Murphy, and was a 1956 graduate of Wilbur H. Lynch High School. Ed later studied business administration and accounting at Bryant College in Providence, RI, and also pursued various studies at Fulton-Montgomery Community College.


  • Friday Aug 7 | via 

    David Murray Wynne, 59

    David Murray Wynne, 59, of New Bedford, MA died peacefully in his home on July 30, 2015 following an illness. David was born in Providence, RI where he grew up before moving to Florida and subsequently settling in New Bedford, MA.


  • Thursday Aug 6 | via 

    Obituary: Kenneth Peckham Sr., 68

    Kenneth Peckham Sr., 68, of Leuba Rd., passed away on Tuesday, August 4, 2015 at the Philip Hulitar Hospice Center in Providence. He was the husband of the late Maryann Peckham and father of the late Scott Peckham and Kenneth Peckham Jr. Ken was a sheet metal fabricator for many years at BIF Industries and General Dynamics in Quonset before retiring.


  • Thursday Aug 6 | via 

    Obituary: Michael R. Guarino, 82, Navy Veteran

    Michael R. Guarino, 82, of Cranston, passed away peacefully on Sunday, August 2, 2015. Michael was the beloved husband of Evelyn A. Guarino for fifty-nine wonderful years.


  • Thursday Aug 6 | via 

    Obituary: Bradley J. Cooke, 38

    Bradley J. Cooke, 38, of East Providence, formerly of Cranston, passed away peacefully on Saturday, August 1, 2015 at Rhode Island Hospital, Providence. Born in Broward County, Florida, he was the son of Donna M. Cooke of Johnston and the late Steven A. Cooke.


  • Tuesday Aug 4 | via The Miami Herald 

    Miami preservationist Jane Caporelli dies at 59

    Jane Caporelli recalled idyllic days sailing on the bay, the neighborhood parks and playgrounds and wandering in the woods while growing up in Providence, Rhode Island. "We did what kids do I guess," she said in a 1999 interview with the University of Miami for its Institute for Public History Oral History Collection.


  • Monday Aug 3 | via 

    Visitation, Service for Joseph T. Sullivan

    Sullivan, T. Joseph T. Sullivan, 91, of Carmel, NY, formerly of Hawthorne, NY, died July 30, 2015 in Montrose, NY. Joe was born on March 8, 1924 in Providence, RI to John and Mary Sullivan.


  • Jul 24, 2015 | via Bangor Daily News 

    Leslie E. Dorr

    Leslie E. Dorr, 87, of 74 Coakley Road, Portsmouth, N.H., was called by his creator on July 16, 2015 at the Portsmouth Regional Hospital. He was born February 8, 1928 in Providence, Rhode Island.


  • Jul 24, 2015 | via 

    Obituary: Patricia A. Botelho, 77

    Patricia Ann Botelho, 77, or Portsmouth passed away Friday, July 24, 2015 at Rhode Island Hospital, Providence, surrounded by her loving family. Born in Newport, a lifelong resident of Aquidneck Island, Pat was the daughter of the late Edmund E. Sullivan and Madeline Barbara Cooper.


  • Jul 21, 2015 | via Herald Gazette 

    Donald S. Campbell

    He was born in Providence, R.I. March 4, 1922, the middle child of three, of Angus and Blanch Campbell. He was a graduate of Hope High School and earned a bachelor's degree in Electrical Engineering from the University of Rhode Island .