Veronica A. “Ronnie” Bouchard

Veronica A. “Ronnie” Bouchard, 86, passed away on Friday, January 22, 2021 at Rhode Island Hospital.

Born in East Providence, she was a daughter of the late Angelo and Irene (Boulay) Anella and stepdaughter of the late Vincenza Anella. Ronnie was an Executive Secretary for the former Royal Electric Company in Pawtucket for 45 years before she retired. She was a member of the Order of Sons & Daughters of Italy, Loggia Maria and was also secretary of the Grand Lodge of Rhode Island. She was a lifelong communicant of Our Lady of Loreto Church.

She leaves one daughter, Barbara A. Bouchard of Attleboro, one sister, Claire Hedgepeth of East Providence and one brother, Pasquale Anella of East Providence. She was the sister of the late Raymond Anella and Barbara Morra. She was the loving aunt of many nieces and nephews.

Her funeral and visitation will be held on Saturday, January 30, 2021 from 9:00-10:00 AM in Our Lady of Loreto Church, 346 Waterman Avenue, East Providence with a Mass of Christian Burial to follow at 10:00 AM. Burial will be in Gate of Heaven Cemetery. In lieu of flowers contributions to the East Bay Community Action Program, 100 Bullocks Point Avenue, Riverside, RI 02915 would be appreciated.


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Sandra (Monforte) Johnson from East providence wrote on February 1, 2021 at 11:04 am
Claire and family, Our deepest sympathy to you and your family
Stacey DeMello from Fall River wrote on January 29, 2021 at 6:02 pm
My deepest condolences to Barbara and all family and friends of Ronnie’s. She was a lovely woman. Keep her memories alive by speaking of her often as you heal and keep her close at heart.
michaela saccoccio from Frederick wrote on January 28, 2021 at 9:12 pm
Barbara, I am sorry to hear of your mother's passing. My deepest sympathies to you and your family at this difficult time.
Rose Marie (Carnevale) Ingegneri from South Kingston wrote on January 28, 2021 at 8:53 pm
Claire and Ronnie’s daughter, my sincere condolences. I have found childhood memories of the whole Anella family. Enjoyed reminiscing with Ronnie when ever I saw her
kelly barrette from North Smithfield wrote on January 28, 2021 at 7:39 am
I worked with your Mom and Aunt at Diabetes and Endocrinology. Such a sweet lady! So sorry for your loss. My prayers are with you and your family.
val brown from Providence wrote on January 27, 2021 at 3:04 pm
TO BARBIE, I am so sorry for the passing of your mom. She will always have a special place in our hearts. Her beautiful smile and always being so attentive. We will miss her terribly. She was always one of our favorites. May she rest in peace Love Valorie, Ed , and Tayla xoxo
Gina McKenzie from Warren wrote on January 27, 2021 at 1:48 pm
Where to begin! Ronnie always had a smile on her face every time I saw her and I know she was so important to you all. I am really sad to hear that she can no longer brighten everyone’s days with her laugh and love. Take care of each other! Always here for the entire family! Xoxo Gina
Kim Corbett from Rumford wrote on January 26, 2021 at 3:55 pm
So sorry for your loss. I enjoyed our weekly chats. All of us at Hair Antics will miss her very much.
Louise Rendine McNamara from Rumford wrote on January 26, 2021 at 1:32 pm
To all of Ronnie's family...My Sincere Condolences to all of seems like Yesterday when Ronni's Mother.Sister ;.Brother.Raymond lived behind us...So many memories returned on hearing of Ronni's passing...RIP....
melissa kachapis from Bristol wrote on January 26, 2021 at 6:18 am
You will be deeply missed Aunt Ronnie. Forever in our hearts. Love The Kachapis Family