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James R. Jones

James R. Jones, 69, of Providence, passed away Tuesday, August 14, 2018. He was the husband of the late Andrea (Alexandre) Jones.  Born Providence, He was a son of the late James Jones & Elizabeth Jones. James served in the Air Force and was a veteran of Vietnam War. He worked for the State of Rhode […]

Pearl E. Grayson

Pearl E. Grayson, 70, of St. Petersburg, FL, passed away Thursday August 16, 2018 at the Rhode Island Hospital. She was the wife of George B. Grayson to whom she was married for 35 years. Born in Providence, she was a daughter of the late Roland H. and Pearl E. (Rogers) Metivier.  Mrs. Grayson was a […]

Jean “Oma” G. Gartner

Jean G. Gartner, 87, passed away on Thursday, August 16, 2018 at Brookdale East Bay. She was the wife of the late Richard G. Gartner. Born in Providence, she was a daughter of the late Robert and Grace (Muirhead) Williamson. Mrs. Gartner worked for many years at Brown, Lyle & Marshall and also as a secretary for […]

Mary Augusta

Mary Augusta, 97, formerly of Don Avenue, Rumford, passed away on Wednesday, August 15, 2018 at the Linn Health Care Center. She was the wife of the late Louis Augusta. Born in Providence, she was a daughter of the late Antonio and Concetta Pelli. Mrs. Augusta was a secretary for Lou’s Vending for many years […]

Ronald L. Zarembka

Ronald L. Zarembka, 85,  passed away peacefully on August 15th, 2018. He was a wonderful  and loving husband, father and grandfather who treasured his family. He is survived by his loving wife Arlene (King) Zarembka.The couple would have celebrated their 63rd wedding anniversary on August 27th. He was born in South Bend, Indiana, son of […]

Glovener Blade

Glovener Blade, 91, of 1275 South Broadway, East Providence, departed this life on August 10, 2018.  Glovener, affectionately known as “Jackie” to many, was born on December 4, 1926 in Providence, RI to Colsie Jackson and Lucille (Gilliam) Jackson. She was fortunate to have her stepmother, Blanche E. Johnston, to raise her and teach her […]

Jorge D. Santos

  Jorge D. Santos, 89, passed away Monday August 13, 2018 at the Hope Hospice and Palliative Care Center in Providence. He was the husband of Maria L. (Frazao) Santos to whom he was married for 62 years. Born in Angra do Heroismo, Terceira, Azores, he was a son of the late Manuel and Alexandria (Mendes) […]

Dorvalino F. Araujo

Dorvalino F. Araujo, 86, of Freeborn Avenue, passed away Saturday August 11, 2018 at Rhode Island Hospital.   He was the husband of Conceicao A. (deAlmeida) Araujo to whom he was married 59 years. They would have celebrated their 60th anniversary in January. Born in Lomba do Cavaleiro,  Povoação, São Miguel, Azores, he was a […]

Ann P. Horan

Ann Patricia Horan, formerly of Plymouth Road in East Providence, passed away peacefully and surrounded by family in Newport on August 13, 2018. She was one month shy of her 86th birthday. Ann survived her late husband of 40 years, Leroy Lorne Horan, with whom she had five children: Katie Horan of Newport; Michael G. […]

Thomas P. Grimshaw

Thomas P. Grimshaw, 51, passed away on Saturday, August 11, 2018 at the Philip Hulitar Hospice Center. Born in Providence, he was a son of the late James E. and Helen T. (Martin) Grimshaw. Tommy was a mechanic for the Rhode Island Public Transit Authority for twelve years. He also was an Army veteran and […]