Obituaries

John Dennis Lemos – Cumberland

John Dennis Lemos passed away on April 28, 2020, due to coronavirus and Parkinson’s disease. Born to Sarah (Medeiros) Lemos and John A. Lemos in Pawtucket, R.I. on March 30, 1935, he was a life-... more

Dolores “Dee” E. Moore – Cumberland

Dolores “Dee” E. Moore, 78, passed away peacefully in her home on Sunday, April 26, 2020. Ms. Moore was a bookkeeper for the Central Falls Housing Authority before retiring. People will remember her... more

Judith A. Petrin – Cumberland

Judith A. (Bascombe) Petrin, 77, of Mendon Road, Cumberland, died Tuesday, April 28, 2020, surrounded by her loving family. She was the beloved wife of the late William R. Petrin. Born in Central... more

Norma F. Beaulieu – Johnston

Norma F. Beaulieu, 88, of Manuel Avenue, Johnston, passed away on Tuesday, April 28, at her home surrounded by her family. She was the wife of Joseph C. Beaulieu. They had been married for 70 years.... more

Robert Thomas Garriepy – Smithfield

Robert Thomas Garriepy, 82, died on May 3, 2020. He was born in Providence, Rhode Island, the son of Frederick and Ruth Garriepy (Hamel). Robert graduated in 1955 from North Providence High School.... more

Celine H. Bliss – Cumberland

Celine H. (Valois) Bliss, 86, passed away peacefully Thursday, April 30, 2020, in Mt. St. Rita Health Center. Born in Woonsocket, she was the daughter of the late Phileas and Yvonne (Brodeur) Valois... more

Carol Louise Pollock – Cumberland

Carol Louise (Large) Pollock, age 78, passed away peacefully on Friday, May 1, 2020 at Mount St. Rita Heath Centre in Cumberland, R.I. Born in 1941 in Pawtucket, she was the daughter of the late... more

Lucy E. Payne – Lincoln

Lucy E. (Holmes) Payne, 95, formerly of Lincoln, passed away peacefully on April 30, 2020, of Covid-19, at Stillwater Nursing and Rehabilitation Center, Smithfield. She was the wife of the late... more

Terrence J. Philbin – Cumberland

Terrence J. Philbin, 81, of Cumberland, passed away comfortably Saturday, May 2, 2020, at Briarcliffe Gardens in Johnston. He was the loving husband of the late Margaret "Maggie" R. (Hogue) Philbin... more

Vivian Louise Polucha – Cumberland

Vivian Louise (Picard) Polucha crossed over to eternal life on May 1, 2020. She was the beloved wife of the late Walter J. Polucha whom she married on June 1,1996. Vivian and Walter shared many... more

Scott L.Carrier – Lincoln

Scott L. Carrier, 57, passed away peacefully Tuesday, April 21, 2020, in Hope Health Hospice in Providence with his loving family by his side from complications of a brain aneurysm. He was the... more

Virginia Anne “Vig” Nero – Smithfield

Virginia Anne “Vig” (Coleman) Nero, passed away unexpectedly Friday, May 1, 2020. She was married to Ernest “Cal” Nero for 63 years. She was the daughter of the late John B. Coleman and the late... more

Alice M. Laliberte – Woonsocket

Alice M. (Johnson) Laliberte, 83, of Woonsocket, died May 2, at Rhode Island Hospital. She was the wife of the late Paul Laliberte. Born in Wolf Point, Mont., she was a daughter of the late Edward... more

Aldor A. Beauchemin – Lincoln

Aldor A. Beauchemin, 85, of Lincoln, formerly of Cumberland, passed away Friday, May 1, 2020, at Roger Williams Hospital of COVID-19. He was born in Woonsocket, a son of the late Henri and Laura ((... more

Rene M. Thibodeau – Woonsocket

Rene M. Thibodeau, 69, formerly of Sixth Avenue, passed away on May 2, 2020, at Woonsocket Health and Rehabilitation Center. He was the son of the late Julien and Rose Beatrice (Camire) Thibodeau.... more

Julien T. Pouliot – Woonsocket

Julien T. Pouliot 74, of Janet Avenue, died Wednesday, April 29, 2020, at Rhode Island Hospital. He was born in Woonsocket, a son of the late August and Rita (Barry) Pouliot. Julien served in the U... more

Gilfredo “Tiger” Rivera – Woonsocket

Gilfredo “Tiger” Rivera, 74, formerly of Blackstone and Woonsocket, passed away Tuesday, April 28, 2020 at UMass Medical Center in Worcester. He was the former husband and friend of Guadalupe (... more

Susan J. Beauregard – North Smithfield

Susan J. Beauregard, 66, formerly of Slatersville, died April 29, 2020, in Landmark Medical Center. Sue was she second baby to be born New Year’s morning 1954 in Woonsocket Hospital. She was the... more

Tatiana Chudolij – North Providence

On April 25, 2020, Tatiana Chudolij, a loving wife, mother of two sons, grandmother of four grandchildren and one great-grandchild, passed away at the age of 98. A longtime resident of North... more

Carolyn Anne Farnum – Glocester

Carolyn Anne (Levesque) Farnum, 90, passed peacefully at home in the company of her family. She was born December 10, 1929, in North Providence, R.I., to Alfred and Elsie (Selley) Levesque. She was... more

Harry L. Simonsen – Smithfield

Harry L. Simonsen, beloved husband of Katherine Simonsen, passed away on April 26, 2020. Harry graduated from the University of Illinois and earned a Master of Business Administration from the... more

George M. Mansfield Jr. – Lincoln

George M. Mansfield Jr., 84, a former resident of Norton, Mass., for 30 years, and, most recently of Lincoln, R.I., and. Boothbay Harbor, Maine, passed away peacefully April 27, 2020, at Trinity... more

Jeanne M. Bouchard – Cumberland

Jeanne M. Bouchard, 88, of Cumberland, passed away peacefully on Monday, April 27, 2020. She was the wife of the late Maurice L. “Moe” Bouchard. Born in Pawtucket, she was a daughter of the late... more

Janice Helen Demers – North Smithfield

Janice Helen Demers, 74, of North Smithfield, died April 27, 2020, at Landmark Medical Center in Woonsocket. Born September 26, 1945, she was the daughter of the late Harold V. and Helen (Foley)... more

Charles R. LaFontaine – North Smithfield

Charles R. LaFontaine, 90, of Forestdale (North Smithfield), R.I., former Vice President and Secretary to the Board of Trustees of the Woonsocket Institution for Savings and Woonsocket Trust Company... more

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