Lorraine D. Phillips

Lorraine D. (DeLomba) Phillips, 81, passed away unexpectedly on Friday, February 23, 2018 at Rhode Island Hospital. She was the beloved wife of James P. Phillips, Jr. to whom she was married 61 years.  Born in Providence, she was a daughter of the late Augustus and Emily (Lopes) DeLomba.  Mrs. Phillips worked for the former B.A. Ballou Company before she retired. She was an avid Red Sox fan. Besides her husband she leaves one son, James P. Phillips, III of East Providence, two daughters, SSG. Donna L. Palumbo and her husband Michael of Riverside and Lori Ann Phillips of East Providence, two sisters, Joyce Bergeron of East Providence and Beverly Gillespie and her husband Paul of Coventry, one brother, Ralph DeLomba and his wife Chris of Riverside, three grandchildren, four great grandchildren, one great great grandchild and many nieces and nephews. She was the sister of the late Augustus DeLomba and Steven DeLomba. Her funeral service will be held on Thursday, March 1, 2018 at 10:00 AM in the PERRY-McSTAY FUNERAL HOME, 2555 Pawtucket Avenue, East Providence. Burial will be in the Rhode Island Veterans Memorial Cemetery. Calling hours Wednesday 5-8.  Contributions to Meals on Wheels, 70 Bath Street, Providence, RI 02908 would be appreciated.