Denise R. Clegg, 55, of Seekonk, passed away peacefully after a prolonged battle with cancer on Saturday, June 20, 2020. She is survived by her beloved husband Thomas; son Timothy Wahl Jr. and his wife Jennifer; sister Michelle; brothers Kenneth and Marc; several nieces and nephews and many dear friends.
Denise was born in Central Falls, RI to Donald Lacasse and the late Rachel (Lavergne) Lacasse. She graduated from Bishop Feehan High School Class of 1982 and obtained her Associate degree in Nursing from the Community College of Rhode Island and her Bachelor degree in Nursing from Salve Regina University. Denise enjoyed a successful nursing career spanning twenty years, particularly enjoying her role as a home care nurse. She then took on the responsibility of running Four Town Farm’s “Pumpkin Rides” for many years, a popular annual autumn tradition cherished by her husband (one of Four Town Farm’s owners). Denise was well known for her love of people and animals and forever remembered as a loving mother, wife, sister, daughter, aunt and friend.
A Mass of Christian Burial will be celebrated on Friday, June 26, 2020 at 10:00 AM in Our Lady of Mount Carmel Church, 984 Taunton Avenue, Seekonk, MA 02771. Burial will be in Gate of Heaven Cemetery, 550 Wampanoag Trail, East Providence. Memorial contributions may be made in memory of Denise R. Clegg to either: The Lustgarten Foundation (supporting pancreatic cancer research) at https://www.lustgarten.org/donate/ or to Seekonk Animal Shelter, 100 Peck Street, Seekonk, MA 02771.