Rose A. Hunter – Cumberland

Rose A. Hunter – Cumberland

Rose A. Hunter, 93, of Cumberland, passed away peacefully at home with her family by her side.

She was the beloved wife of Harry W. Hunter. They were happily married for 70 years. Born in Rehoboth, Mass., she was the daughter of the late Edward and Blanche (Nadeau) Roy.

Rose worked in the accounting department for New England Telephone for many years and was co-owner of the former Hunter Pharmacy.

Besides her husband, she is survived by her children, Robert Hunter and his wife, Marcia; Janet Oriani; David Hunter and his wife, Kathleen; Brian Hunter and his wife, Roberta; James Hunter and his wife, Lisa; Stephen Hunter and his fiancée, Joanne Pannullo. She also leaves 11 grandchildren and seven great-grandchildren.

She was the sister of Irene Walker and the late Beatrice St. Pierre, Dr. Eugene Roy and Dr. Raymond Roy.

The funeral and burial will be private. In lieu of flowers, donations to the Alzheimer’s Association, 245 Waterman St., Suite 306, East Providence, RI, 02906, in memory of Rose, would be appreciated.

Arrangements by the O’Neill Funeral Home, Cumberland.