Obituaries

Doris Laban – Woonsocket

Doris (Lataille) Laban, 94, a long time resident of Social Street, Woonsocket, passed away June 25, 2017, in The Holiday Retirement Home in Lincoln, where she has lived since 2005. She was the... more

John E. Luciani Jr. – Cumberland

John E. Luciani Jr., 78, formerly of Cumberland, passed away June 6, 2017. He was the beloved husband of Dolores M. (Baldissare) Luciani. Born in Pawtucket, he was a son of the late John E. Sr. and... more

Margaret “Peg” Noble – Wayland, Mass.

Margaret “Peg” (Cover) Noble, age 75, passed away peacefully with her family at her side on June 10, 2017, at her residence in Wayland, Mass. Peg was born in Youngstown, Ohio, the daughter of the... more

Norman Wilby – Woonsocket

Norman Wilby, 87, of Woonsocket, died March 1, 2017, in The Friendly Home, Woonsocket. He was the husband of the late Ida (Lucchesi) Wilby. Born in Johnston, he was the son of the late Arthur and... more

Edgar A. “Chappy” Chapdelaine – North Smithfield

Edgar A. “Chappy” Chapdelaine, 81, of North Smithfield, passed away June 21, 2017, in Landmark Medical Center, Woonsocket. He was the husband of Jeannette (Pelletier) Chapdelaine. Born in Woonsocket... more

Edward G. "Ted" Quinn – Assonet, Mass.

Edward G. "Ted" Quinn, Jr., 78, of Assonet, Mass., formerly of Fall River and Westport, husband of Patricia L. (Robert) Quinn, passed away Wednesday, June 21, 2017. A member of Msgr. Prevost High... more

Daniel L. Chabot – Pawtucket

Daniel L. Chabot, 59, of East St., Pawtucket, passed away unexpectedly Saturday, June 17, at the home of a friend in Cape Coral, Florida. Born in Attleboro he was the son of the late Edward A. and... more

Robert J. Cassidy – Smithfield

Robert J. Cassidy, 79, of Smithfield passed away after a long battle with cancer. He is the husband of Jean M. Cassidy. Born in Providence, he was the son of the late Francis and Alice (Mulcahey)... more

Ethel Moy Chan – Woonsocket

We've lost a gentle lady. Ethel Moy Chan 91, died peacefully in God's hands on June 20, 2017, in Hope Hospice and Palliative Care Inpatient Center in Providence. She was the wife of the late Ben F.... more

Raymond D'Anjou – Woonsocket

Raymond D'Anjou, 63, of Cumberland Hill Road, Woonsocket, passed away on June 19, 2017, at Oakland Grove, Woonsocket, surrounded by loved ones. Born in Woonsocket, he was the son of the late Herve... more

Roland L. DeTonnancourt (Papa) – Lincoln

Roland L. DeTonnancourt died peacefully at home surrounded by his family on June 19, 2017. Roland is survived by his wife, Sandra (Oakley) DeTonnancourt, his eight children, Kevin Oakley, Phillip... more

Philip S. McGrath – Cumberland

Philip S. McGrath, D.M.D., 97, of Little Pond County Road, died Monday, June 19, 2017, at home surrounded by his loving family. He was the beloved husband of Ruth (Ulles) McGrath. Dr. & Mrs.... more

Ann M. Reilly – Cumberland

Ann M. Reilly passed away in the presence of her family and loved ones on June 15, 2017. She was the beloved wife of Thomas J. Reilly. They had been married for 27 years. Ann was born in Pawtucket,... more

Wilfred G. "Cy" Remillard – Lincoln

Wilfred G. "Cy" Remillard, 79, of Lincoln passed away at home on June 17, 2017. He was the husband of Doris I. (Laliberte) Remillard and they had been married for the past 55 years. Besides his... more

Dr. James M. Barbaria - Jamaica Plain, Mass.

Dr. James M. Barbaria, PhD, 62, of Jamaica Plain, Mass., passed away unexpectedly on Friday, June 16, 2017. Born in Providence, he was the son of Michael Barbaria and the late Doris (Dalpe) Barbaria... more

Kyla Vinacco-Poland – Warwick

Vinacco-Poland, Kyla A., 30, passed away Friday, June 16, 2017. She was the beloved fiancé of Kyle R. Poland and daughter of Richard, Jr. and Danika S. (Donovan) Vinacco. She was the loving sister of... more

Kathryn A. Boyle – Smithfield

Kathryn A. Boyle, 86, formerly of Elmhurst Drive, Greenville, died Sunday, June 11, 2017, at Cortland Place in Greenville, with family members by her side. She was the beloved wife of the late Dr.... more

William A. Carpenter – Woonsocket

William A. Carpenter, 89, of Woonsocket, died June 16, 2017, in Bayberry Commons, Pascoag. He was the husband of the late Jean T. (Smith) Yarbough Carpenter. Born in Woonsocket, he was the son of... more

Joseph Braga – Johnston

Joseph Braga, 57, of Johnston, passed away at home on Saturday, June 17, 2017. He was the son of Deacon Joseph and Cora (Carlone) Braga; dear brother of Cynthia (Braga) Lawlor; beloved uncle of... more

Eloise E. Lizotte – Smithfield

Lizotte, Eloise E. (Emin), 97, of Smithfield, passed away June 14, 2017, at Miriam Hospital with family members by her side. Born in Smithfield, she was the daughter of the late John and Ruth (... more

Angie DiSpirito – Woonsocket

Angie DiSpirito, 94, a lifelong resident of Woonsocket, died June 11, 2017, in the Philip Hulitar Inpatient Center, Providence. She was the daughter of the late Emilio DiSpirito Sr. and Laura (D'... more

Colonel Robert G. Arciero – Lincoln

Arciero, Colonel Robert G. (United States Army, ret.), 85, died peacefully at home surrounded by his family on June 8, 2017. A native of Rhode Island, he graduated from La Salle Academy in 1950 and... more

Emmy Wilhelmina Stegeman – Cumberland

Emmy Wilhelmina Stegeman, 86, born in The Hague, Netherlands and a resident of Cumberland for more than 40 years, died June 11, 2017, at the Philip Hulitar Hospice Center in Providence, R.I. She was... more

Helen C. Emery – Cumberland

Helen C. (Charpentier) Emery, age 66, passed away in the early morning hours of June 7 after a courageous battle with ovarian cancer. Helen was the daughter of the late Leo and Lilian Charpentier.... more

Virginia “Gina” Rochefort – Woonsocket

Virginia “Gina” (Mariani) Rochefort, 97, of Rhodes Avenue, formerly of Parkview Manor, died Saturday, June 3, 2017, in Friendly Home with her family by her side. She was the wife of the late Rene... more

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