Vernell J. Pilon

Vernell J. Pilon, 69, of East Providence passed away on Wednesday, December 26, 2018 at the Philip Hulitar Hospice Center. She was the wife of Darrell J. Pilon. Born in Providence, she was a daughter of the late Ellsworth E. and Virginia W. (Craighead) Briggs.  Mrs. Pilon was an analyst for United Health Care before retiring and previously worked at Trifari  and Speidel.  She was a longtime member of Kings Cathedral Church in Providence.  Besides her husband she leaves three children, Gina M. Pacheco and her husband Randy of Ohio, Donna A. Griffin of Providence and Darrell J. Pilon, Jr. of Warwick, one sister, Alice Griffin, one brother, Ellsworth E. Briggs, Jr., ten grandchildren and five great grandchildren. Her funeral service will be held on Friday, January 4, 2019 at 11:00 AM in the Kings Cathedral Church, 1860 Westminster Street, Providence.  Burial will be in Rumford Cemetery. Calling hours will be held in the church on Friday prior to the service from 10:00 -11:00 AM.