William R. Noons Sr.

William R. Noons, Sr., 89 of Rehoboth passed away Wednesday October 7, 2015 at Country Gardens Skilled Nursing and Rehab Center.  He was the husband of the late Lorraine E. (Marchand) Noons.  Born in Rehoboth, MA he was the son of the late Patrick and Amelia (Santos) Noons.

William was a carpenter for Bill-Art Construction, and a World War II Army Veteran.  He was an avid gardener who enjoyed working outside.

He is survived by four daughters Carolyn Patenaude of Warren, Linda Duarte of Swansea, Diane Souza of Swansea, Nancy Chantre of East Providence, one son William R. Noons Jr. of Dighton, twelve grandchildren, and seventeen great-grandchildren.  He was the brother of the late Mabel Souza, Evelyn Aguiar, Marie Wujcik, Florence DiIorio, John Nunes, and Raymond Nunes.

Calling hours will be held Friday from 9 – 10 AM in the PERRY McSTAY FUNERAL HOME 2555 Pawtucket Avenue, East Providence followed by a Mass of Christian Burial at 11 AM in St. Domenic’s Church 1277 Grand Army Highway, Swansea.  Burial with Military Honors will be held in Gate of Heaven Cemetery.  In lieu of flowers donations may be made to the Alzheimers Association 3701 Pender Drive, Suite 400 Fairfax, VA 22030