Monday, June 23, 2008

Rhode Island Daily Obituaries 06/23/08

  • DeNofa, Jennie (Filippone)

    will be held Wednesday, 8:30-9:30 a.m. from the PONTARELLI-MARINO Home, 971 Branch Avenue, Providence. Followed by a Mass of Christian Burial at 10 a.m. in the Church of the Presentation of the Blessed Virgin Mary, 1081 Mineral Spring Avenue, North Providence. Burial will be in St. Francis Cemetery, Pawtucket. Please omit flowers. To express your condolences through our online guestbook please visit,

    • Duggan, Hilde M.

      DUGGAN, HILDE M., of Riverside died Saturday, June 21, 2008 at Rhode Island Hospital. She was the wife of the late John J. Duggan. She was born in Germany, a daughter of the late Gottlieb & Anna (Braunger) Merkle. She leaves one sister, Liselotte 'Lilo' Federici & her husband Dr. Everett Federici; three nieces, Rebecca Primavera & her husband Victor III, Christine Connorton & her former husband Thomas, Irene Maurer, two nephews; Everett Federici & his wife Robin, John Federici…

      • Forry, Lenus R.

        home from 10:00 a.m. Tuesday. Contributions may be made in Mr. Forry's memory to the Mooseheart Child City and School, 240 James J. Davis Drive, Mooseheart, IL 60539.

        • Francesconi, Christine (Mastriani)

          FRANCESCONI, CHRISTINE (MASTRIANI), 94, of Narragansett, died peacefully on June 21, 2008 surrounded by her loving family at the Scallop Shell Nursing Center in Peace Dale. She was the loving wife of the late Joseph J. Francesconi. Born in Providence, she was the daughter of the late Tullio and Ann (Alteiri) Mastriani. She was a product coordinator in the jewelry industry before retiring to her home in Narragansett 35 years ago. She was the devoted mother of Richard DiFranco and his wife Dorrie White,…

          • Harrop, Dorothy Jane (Hickey)

            will be held Tuesday at 9 a.m. from the HENAULT- GALLOGLY Funeral Home, 5 Eddy St., West Warwick. A Concelebrated Mass of Christian Burial will be held at 10 a.m. in SS. Peter & Paul Church, Highland St., West Warwick. Entombment will be in our Risen Christ Mausoleum, St. Ann Cemetery, Cranston. Visiting hours Monday 4-8 p.m. In lieu of flowers, donations should be made to the National Osteoporosis Foundation, 1232 22nd Street, NW, Washington, DC 20037. Information and condolences, please visit:…

            • Johnson, Eileen M. (McConnell)


              • Johnson, Richard H.

                JOHNSON, RICHARD H., 51, of 71 Bridgham Street, died Wednesday at home. He was the husband of Charlene (Keene) Johnson. Born in New York, NY, a son of the late Robert Johnson Jr. and Esme (Thompson) Smith of Ithaca, NY. Richard was employed by the Narragansett Bay Commission as an environmental monitor. Besides his wife and mother, he is survived by, sons, Richard Watts, Jarard Watts and Anthony Johnson, all of Providence, daughters, Chareyce Davis of Virginia Beach, VA and Chantelle Isom of Providence,…

                • Kilkenny, Jacqueline J. (Baker)

                  will be held Wednesday at 8:45 AM from the Thomas & Walter Quinn Funeral Home, 2435 Warwick Ave., Warwick with a Mass of Christian Burial in the Immaculate Conception Church, Oaklawn Ave., Cranston at 10 AM. Burial will be in the RI Veterans Cemetery, Exeter. Visiting hours Tuesday 4-8 PM. In lieu of flowers, contributions to the imPOSSIBLE Dream for chronically ill children, 575 Centerville Rd., Warwick, RI 02886 will be appreciated. Information and guestbook visit

                  • Koehler, Charles I.

                    KOEHLER, CHARLES I. 'RED', 79, born June 24, 1928, passed away in Naples, FL, after a lengthy and courageous battle with cancer. Born in Barrington, he was the son of the late Clifford L. and Emma V. (Trombley) Koehler. Charles worked for 30 years for Guild Drilling and Boring. Red served his country,with honor, in the US Army during WW 2, the US Air Force during the Korean War and the US Navy. He was a member of the RI Laborer's Union, for 45 years, the IOOB, the Fraternal order of Moose and…

                    • McGowan, Patricia (MacGill)

                      mass at 9am in St. Patrick Church 306 South St. Somerset. Relatives and friends welcome. Visiting hours Tues. 4-8pm. In lieu of flowers memorial contributions may be made in her honor to Karuna Vihar 23 Lucille St., Providence, RI 02908, which is a school for special needs children in India run by her daughter Jo. You may also visit their Burial will be in St. Patrick's Cemetery in Somerset. For online registration and facility directions visit:

                      • Medeiros, Lorraine E. (LaPlante)


                        • Moreau, Rose Marie (Stephens)

                          MOREAU, ROSE MARIE (STEPHENS), 67, formerly of Brookwood Road, passed away at her residence in Barefoot Bay, FL. She was the wife of Robert W. Moreau. Born in Providence, a daughter of the late Frederick and Rose M. (Sullivan) Stephens, she had been a Warwick resident for 42 years before moving to Florida 3 years ago. Mrs. Moreau was a clerk for the Rhode Island MHRH for 15 years before retiring in 2003. She was a graduate of Bay View Academy. Besides her husband, she leaves one son, Frederick W. Moreau of…

                          • Ouimette-Logan-Gorman, Lucille M. (Doucette)

                            will be held Wednesday at 8:30 AM from the Thomas & Walter Quinn Funeral Home, 2435 Warwick Ave., Warwick, with a Mass of Christian Burial in St. Ann Church, Cranston St., at 10 AM. Burial will be in St. Ann Cemetery. Visitation Wednesday 8:30-9:15 AM. Information and guestbook visit

                            • Pagliaro, Marilyn M. (Catelli)

                              • Santana, Ramon


                                • Stewart, Robert H.


                                  • Talanian, Mary

                                    will be private. In lieu of flowers, memorial contributions may be made to: Armenian Euphrates Evangelical Church, 13 Franklin St., Providence, RI 02903. Visit for information and online condolences.

                                    • Theroux, Joseph G.


                                      • Trainor, Florence W. (James)

                                        service will be held on Wednesday, June 25, at 9 a.m. in the Potvin & Cotter Funeral Home, 45 Curson Street, West Warwick. Visiting hours are Tuesday 4-7 p.m. Burial will be in St. Mary Cemetery, West Warwick.

                                      • Anthony Almeida

                                      • Lawrence J. Zarek, LCDR, USN, RET.
                                        PORTSMOUTH - Lawrence “Larry” J. Zarek, LCDR, USN, RET,

                                        Mary E. Sajek
                                        PORTSMOUTH - Mary E. (Annelli) Sajek, 95,

                                        Mary A. Freehan
                                        PORTSMOUTH - Mary A. (Murtha) Freehan,

                                        Edna M. Craig
                                        PORTSMOUTH - Edna Mae (Silvia) Craig,

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