Richard A. “Spunk” Pimentel

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

August 1, 2014

Richard A. “Spunk” Pimentel, 73 of Dover Avenue passed away Friday August 1, 2014 at the Philip Hulitar Hospice Center. He was the husband of Linda A. (Berthiaume) Pimentel. Born in Providence he was a son of the late Anthony and Nellie (Bridko) Pimentel. Mr. Pimentel was a Custodian Supervisor for the East Providence School Department before retiring. He was a member of the East Providence School Committee and Democratic City Committee. He was a member of the Silver Spring Golf Course. Besides his wife he leaves one daughter, Stephanie Donovan and her husband Patrick of North Carolina, two sons, Michael Pimentel of Dighton, Ma and Scott Pimentel of New York, three grandchildren, Wyntre Pimentel, Owen, and Molly Donovan, three sisters, Lorraine Barone and her husband John, Joyce Ferreira and her husband Dennis and Paula Pimentel. He was the grandfather of the late Ellie Donovan. His funeral will be held on Monday at 11:00 AM in the PERRY-MCSTAY FUNERAL HOME, 2555 Pawtucket Avenue, East Providence. Burial will be in Gate of Heaven Cemetery. Calling hours Sunday 4-7. In lieu of flowers contributions to Friends of Townie Athletics P.O. Box 16521, Rumford, RI 02916 or Home and Hospice Care of Rhode Island, 1085 North Main Street, Providence, RI 02904-9826 would be appreciated.