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William F. “Bill” Vermette

William F. “Bill” Vermette, 83, passed away on Friday, May 11, 2018 at Duke Regional Hospital in Durham, North Carolina. He was the husband of Kathleen (Dowling) Vermette to whom he was married 57 years. He was born in Fall River, Ma. a son of the late Herman W. and Anne (Conley) Vermette. He was a lifelong […]

James C. Rutan

James C. Rutan, 73, passed on Monday, June 11, 2018. Born in Providence, he was a son of the late James C. Rutan Sr. and Myrtle E. (Raleigh) Rutan. Mr. Rutan was self employed and the proprietor of Auto Buyers of Providence, RI until he retired in 2013.  James was a die hard Yankees fan and […]

Donaldo A. Reis

Donaldo A. Reis, 70, of Delray Beach, Florida passed away on Tuesday, June 5, 2018 at his home. He was the husband of Maria (Vargas) Visinho. Born in Portugal, he was a son of the late Antonio and Alcinda (Sousa) Reis. Mr. Reis was a machine operator for many years before he retired. Besides his wife […]

Henrique V. Lacerda

Henrique V. Lacerda, 86, of Warren Avenue passed away on Friday, June 8, 2018 at the Evergreen House Health Center. He was the husband of Maria R. (Anjos) Lacerda. Born in Capelo, Faial, Azores he was the son of the late Henrique R. and Delfina (Vargas) Lacerda.  Mr. Lacerda worked for the City of East […]

Mario J. Ferreira, Sr.

Mario J. Ferreira, Sr. 55, passed away  on Sunday, June 3, 2018.  Born in Sao Miguel, Azores he was a son of Maria (Santos) Ferreira and the late Jorge Ferreira. Mario was a Teamster for Local 251 for many years. He was an avid motorcycle enthusiast and gun collector. Besides his mother he leaves three children, Mario J. […]

Norma D. Ricci

Norma D. Ricci, 87, of Riverside entered into eternity on Saturday, June 2, 2018. She was the wife of Ernest C. Ricci for 68 years. Born in Providence, she was a daughter of the late Louis and Josephine (LaRocca) Marra. Norma assisted in the family businesses; Ricci’s Farm and Ricci’s House of Flowers. She worked […]

Arfenik Mangasaryan

Arfenik ( Badalov) Mangasaryan, 94 of  East Providence, passed away Monday June 4th  at Rhode Island Hospital, surrounded by her loving family. She was the wife of the late Armenak Mangasaryan. Born in Baku, Azerbaijan, she was the daughter of the late Avetis and Anna (Arakelova) Badalov. Mrs. Mangasaryan worked as a telephone operator all […]

Sophia Pipka

Sophia (Sumoski) Pipka, 93 of Haliburton Rd. passed away on Thursday May 31st at Tockwotton on the Waterfront Nursing Home. She was the beloved wife of the late Stephen Pipka. Born in Warren, R.I., she was the daughter of the late Joseph and Stella Sumoski, along with her sisters Sara, Jane, and Genevieve. She lived […]

Candace Salvo

Candace L. Salvo, 67, passed away on Sunday, May 27, 2018 at the Philip Hulitar Hospice Center. Born in Providence, she was a daughter of the late Edward and Muriel (Lawson) Almeida. Candace was a Crisis Clinician at Caritas Norwood Hospital before retiring. She obtained her Master’s Degree in Counseling from Rhode Island College. Candace […]

Jose T. “Franklin” Brum

Jose T. “Franklin” Brum, 95, of Hazelwood Avenue passed away on Thursday, May 31, 2018 at the Philip Hulitar Hospice Center. He was the husband of Maria daConceicao (Silva) Brum and the late Flora (daSilva) Brum. Born in Rabo de Peixe, Sao Miguel, Azores he was a son of the late Franklin T. and Eugenia […]