Elynore D. Hartzell

 

November 16, 2014

 

 

Elynore D. (Carr) Hartzell, 95 of Wampanoag Trail died Sunday November 16, 2014 at the Hattie Ide Chaffee Home.  She was the wife of the late John W. Hartzell and the late Nelson T. Wight, Sr.  Born in Woonsocket she was a daughter of the late William and Julia (Manney) Carr.  Mrs. Hartzell was a Licensed Practical Nurse for Miriam Hospital and also at the Naval Hospitals in Guam and Maryland before retiring. She leaves two sons, Nelson T. Wight, Jr. and his wife Joann of East Providence and Jeffrey E. Wight and his wife Carol of Cranston, one step daughter Dawn Irving, one sister Rita Carr of East Greenwich, seven grandchildren, five great grandchildren and one great great grandchild. She was the mother of the late, Stephen N. Wight “Steve White on the Radio” and sister of the late Raymond and Wilson Carr.Her funeral will be held on Saturday at 8:30 AM from the PERRY-MCSTAY FUNERAL HOME, 2555 Pawtucket Avenue, East Providence with  burial to follow at 9:30 at the Rhode Island Veterans Cemetery, 301 County Trail, Exeter. Calling hours will be held on Wednesday 5-7. In lieu of flowers contributions to Saint Mary’s Home for Children, 420 Fruit Hill Avenue, North Providence, RI 02911.