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The Station Nightclub Fire Memorial Site: Notable Deaths & Obituaries

The most viewed memorials & obituaries in the The Station Nightclub Fire Memorial Site.

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Louis S. Alves, 33; loved music, socializing with colleagues Louis S. Alves had three main hobbies, his mother, Maria Alves, says: "Music, music, music." Music provided a way for Lou to unleash his passion for life. He played the piano, and had played the accordion when he was younger. At every party, he brought his own compact disks -- Metallica, Jimi Hendrix, Megadeth, The Doors -- and insisted on playing them. Lou, 33, loved to sing karaoke. His favorite performance number was Billy...
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Judith I. Manzo, 37; devoted to children's pursuits Judith I. Manzo, 37, built her life around her children, Anthony, 12, and Brianna, 10, said her ex-husband, Anthony. "She gave those kids everything -- Playstation, Nintendo, all that," he said. "The money went to the kids; she just wanted them to be happy." Anthony said Judy was a "cheerleader mother" for the North Providence Jets, a youth football team in town. "She got water for the kids, permission slips, anything the [cheerleading]...
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Derek B. Johnson, 32; helped children's dreams come true In the dreamy land of California, Derek B. Johnson once helped an ailing boy meet Shaquille O'Neal and a sick girl visit Disneyland. A small-town New Jersey boy, Derek divided his time between two coasts, and came to Rhode Island to work for an Internet-security company with a Fortune 500 client list. But before he moved to West Warwick last year, he helped children with life-threatening diseases live out their fantasies. "He was a...
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John Longiaru Obituary (providence)

John M. Longiaru, 23; 'always for the underdog'...

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Nicholas O'Neill Obituary (providence)

Nick O'Neill, 18; actor, 'amazing songwriter' ...

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Abbie Hoisington Obituary (providence)

Abbie Hoisington, 28, 'expected the best' for...

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Michael Kulz Obituary (providence)

Michael Joseph Kulz, 30; liked to keep things...

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Kevin Anderson Obituary (providence)

Kevin Anderson, 37; father, connoisseur of all...

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Mike Gonsalves Obituary (providence)

Mike Gonsalves, 40; To late night fans, he was...

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Jason Morton Obituary (providence)

Jason R. Morton, 38 devoted father and friend ...

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William Bonardi Obituary (providence)

Billy Bonardi, 36; kept his parents young ...