George B. “Bernie” Gannon, 88, of Exeter and formerly of East Providence, passed away peacefully on Thursday, June 17, 2021 at South County Hospital.
Born in East Providence, he was the son of the late George A. and Mary (Bettencourt) Gannon. Bernie loved music and had a very extensive record collection. Bernie touched many lives within RICLAS & his day program at the Fogarty Center. He leaves behind his housemates, friends & caretakers. Many sincere thanks to Bernie’s staff at Lantern Lane who loved and cared for him unconditionally until his final moments.
His funeral will be held on Friday, June 25, 2021 at 8:30 AM from the PERRY-McSTAY FUNERAL HOME, 2555 Pawtucket Avenue, East Providence with a Mass of Christian Burial at 10:00 AM in St. Martha’s Church, Pawtucket Avenue. Burial will be in Gate of Heaven Cemetery.