Rosemary (Burlingame) Kirkwood, 90 passed away Monday May 29, 2017 at Hope Hospice and Palliative Care. She was the wife of the late Francis E. Kirkwood. Born in Providence she was a daughter of the late Leon and Mary (Trainor) Burlingame. Rosemary worked as a bus assistant for the City of East Providence before retiring. She was also a member of the Red Hat Society. She is survived by two daughters Diane Miller, Ruthy Poirier, and one son Dean Kirkwood all of East Providence, nine grandchildren, and ten great-grandchildren. She was the mother of the late Scott E. Kirkwood. Her funeral will be held on Friday June 2, 2017 at 9 AM from the PERRY-McSTAY FUNERAL HOME 2555 Pawtucket Avenue, East Providence with a Mass of Christian Burial at 10AM in Our Lady of Loreto Church 346 Waterman Avenue, East Providence. Entombment will be in Our Risen Christ Mausoleum, St. Ann Cemetery, Cranston. Calling hours will be held Thursday 5-8 PM.