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Eileen Burke
Eileen BurkeEileen Burke, 97, of Newport, RI, died Friday, July 30, 2021. Born in Newport, RI, she was the daughter of the late William E. and Estelle (Perry) Burke and sister to the late Marie E. Burke.Eileen graduated from Rogers High School in 1941 and from Newport Secretarial...Read More
Published in Newport Daily News from Aug. 2 to Aug. 4, 2021.
Timothy E. Carter
Timothy E. CarterTimothy Elliot Carter, 45, of Newport, RI passed away unexpectedly on Friday, July 30, 2021.Tim was born in Portsmouth, Virginia to Commander Eileen (Sullivan) Carter and Elliot "Skip" Carter on September 12, 1975. As a child, Tim travelled the world while both of...Read More
O'Neill-Hayes Funeral Home - Newport
Published in Newport Daily News from Aug. 2 to Aug. 4, 2021.
Deanne Louise Crawford
Deanne Louise CrawfordDeanne passed of a non-Covid related disease in Mesa, AZ on July 26, 2020. She fought valiantly to overcome her illness but was unable to recover.Like a shooting star, she flashed across our universe and is gone. Her brilliant smile, infectious laugh, ready wit...Read More
Published in Newport Daily News from May 13 to Nov. 30, 2021.
Eric Bernard Debrule
Eric Bernard Debrule41, beloved son of Paul and Valerie Debrule and brother of Danielle Debrule of Newport, RI, died unexpectedly on July 18, 2021 in Woodlyn, Pennsylvania due to complications following surgery. Eric was born in Raleigh, NC, and later moved with his family to Newport...Read More
McCausland Garrity Marchesani Funeral Home & Crematory
Published in Newport Daily News from Jul. 29 to Aug. 13, 2021.
Peter Easterbrooks
Peter EasterbrooksPeter Easterbrooks, 80, of Silver Creek Manor Nursing Home in Bristol, RI, passed away on March 10, 2020, at Newport Hospital surrounded by his loving family.Peter was born in Newport, RI to Flora (Vars) and Richard Easterbrooks. He graduated from Rogers High School...Read More
Published in Newport Daily News from Sep. 30, 2020 to Sep. 30, 2021.
Viola R. Ferreira
Viola R. FerreiraViola R. Ferreira, 98, formerly of Chelmsford, MA passed away on July 29, 2021 at St. Clare. Nursing Home Newport, RI. She was the wife of the late Manuel C. Ferreira who passed away May 1981 and was also predeceased by her three brothers Alderic, Leon, and Francis...Read More
Memorial Funeral Home
Published in Newport Daily News from Aug. 2 to Aug. 4, 2021.
Elvira Ferris
Elvira FerrisElvira Ferris, 98, of Portsmouth, RI, passed away on August 1, 2021 at St. Clare Home in Newport. Elvira was born, January 1, 1923, in Newport, RI. She was the daughter of the late Joseph and Antonia (Medeiros) Ferris.Miss Ferris had worked as an assembler for over 15...Read More
Connors Funeral Home
Published in Newport Daily News from Aug. 2 to Aug. 4, 2021.
David B. Fisher
David B. FisherDavid B. Fisher, 74, of Middletown, Rhode Island, passed away on August 1, 2021. He was the wife of Shirley (Calderwood) Fisher for 50 years.Born in Burlington, VT, David was the son of John and Stella Fisher. He grew up in Pittsfield, MA, and graduated from Wahconah...Read More
Memorial Funeral Home
Published in Newport Daily News from Aug. 3 to Aug. 5, 2021.
Roger A. Lees
Roger A. LeesRoger A. Lees, 85, passed away on April 26, 2020, at the St. Clare Home in Newport, RI with his family by his side. Roger was born in New Bedford, MA on September 28, 1934 to the late Gertrude C. Ouimet and the late Albert Lees, Jr.He leaves his wife of 65 years, Patricia...Read More
Published in Newport Daily News from Oct. 29, 2020 to Sep. 25, 2021.
Bonnie L. Mark
Bonnie L. MarkIn loving memory of Bonnie L. Mark, who sadly passed away on June 27, 2021, surrounded by loved ones.A celebration of life Catholic Mass will be held August 9, 2021 at 10:00am at her long-time home church of St. Barnabas, 1697 E. Main Rd., Portsmouth, RI.Refreshments...Read More
Published in Newport Daily News from Jul. 28 to Aug. 5, 2021.
George Almy Thurston Jr.
George Almy Thurston, Jr.George A. Thurston Jr., 85, passed away Wednesday April 8, 2020. Born February 23, 1935 in Newport, RI, he was the son of George Almy Thurston and Nina Rogers Thurston.He graduated from Rogers High School in 1954 then served in the United States Marine Corps....Read More
Memorial Funeral Home
Published in Newport Daily News from Oct. 8, 2020 to Sep. 30, 2021.
Stella Volpicelli
Stella VolpicelliStella Volpicelli, 90, of Portsmouth, Rhode Island, passed away on August 1, 2021, at home surrounded by her family.Stella was born March 28, 1931, in Newport, RI, to the late Peter Daglis and Mary (Petrites) Daglis.Stella was married to the late Gredo Volpicelli...Read More
Memorial Funeral Home
Published in Newport Daily News from Aug. 2 to Aug. 4, 2021.
Thomas P. "Tucker" Welch Jr.
Thomas P. "Tucker" Welch Jr.Thomas P. Welch, Jr., 83, of Middletown, RI, passed away August 1, 2021, after an extended illness. He was born on February 18, 1938 to Thomas P. Welch, Sr., and Anna (Toppa) Welch of Newport. He is survived by his high-school sweetheart and wife of 61...Read More
Published in Newport Daily News from Aug. 2 to Aug. 4, 2021.
Yesterday
Jayne E. Byam
Jayne E. ByamJayne E. Byam, 79, of Middletown, RI, passed away on July 28, 2021 peacefully at home. She was the loving wife of Kenneth Byam, for 53 years.Born in Newport RI, Jayne was the daughter of the late Leo and Anne Buckley.Jayne was a dedicated business owner of Subway since...Read More
Memorial Funeral Home
Published in Newport Daily News from Aug. 1 to Aug. 3, 2021.
Susan Christie
Susan ChristieLongtime Newport resident, Susan Christie, flew off to join her beloved son, Shawn Bowcutt, on July 24, 2021. Susan was a sailor, adventurer, and spiritual seeker who had the courage to live life on her own terms. She loved nature, the ocean, and had many travels meeting...Read More
Published in Newport Daily News from Aug. 1 to Aug. 3, 2021.
Col John H. Peterson USAR
COL John H. Peterson, USARJohn Herman Peterson, COL USAR, 104, of 53 Dexter Street, Middletown, died Tuesday, July 27, 2021 after a brief illness. He was the husband of the late Helen E. (Starrett) Peterson.John was born in Newport on March 8, 1917 to Herman F. and Nanny M. (Johnson)...Read More
Memorial Funeral Home
Published in Newport Daily News from Jul. 30 to Aug. 3, 2021.
Edward Raposa
Edward RaposaOn Tuesday, July 27 2021, with his family by his side, Edward Raposa passed away peacefully at home and was reunited in heaven with his loving wife of 53 years, Barbara. Eddie was born on February 15 (or 17th depending on who you ask) 1938 to John and Emily (Alvanas)...Read More
Published in Newport Daily News from Jul. 30 to Aug. 3, 2021.
Belmira J. Silvia
Belmira J. SilviaBelmira J. Silvia, 96, of Warren, RI, passed away on July 31, 2021. Belmira was born in Portsmouth, RI to her parents Antone Souza and Mary (Borges). She was the wife of the late Joseph P. Silvia.Belmira is survived by her daughters Marie Rhea, Joanne Powe, Betty...Read More
Memorial Funeral Home
Published in Newport Daily News from Aug. 1 to Aug. 3, 2021.
Monday, August 2, 2021
Frances Sanita (Hirsch)
Frances (Hirsch) SanitaFrances (Hirsch) Sanita of the John Clarke Retirement Center, Middletown died peacefully on July 27, 2021. She was the wife of the late Nicholas A. Sanita.Born in Providence, RI on November 28, 1924, to the late Harry H. Hirsch and Theresia E. (Lindgren) Hirsch.She...Read More
O'Neill-Hayes Funeral Home - Newport
Published in Newport Daily News from Jul. 30 to Aug. 2, 2021.
in memoriam
Pierre L. Tiffault
FIRST YEAR ANNIVERSARY Remembering "One of a Kind" PIERRE L. TIFFAULT 7-2-36 - 8-2-20 Forever In My Heart Never Forgotten LOVE ALWAYS BEVERLY ANNERead More
Published in Newport Daily News on Aug. 2, 2021.
Saturday, July 31, 2021
Donna A. Fucile
Donna A. FucileDonna A. Fucile, 70, of Lake City, FL, passed away on Tuesday, July 27, 2021 at the Haven-Suwannee Valley Hospice Care Center in Lake City after an extended illness. She was born in Newport, Rhode Island on December 26, 1950 to the late William and Evelyn Smith. She...Read More
Gateway-Forest Lawn Funeral Home
Published in Newport Daily News from Jul. 29 to Jul. 31, 2021.
Elizabeth McDonald
Elizabeth McDonaldElizabeth Jane McDonald, age 89, of Flagler Beach, Florida passed away on Tuesday, July 27, 2021. Elizabeth was born in Newport, Rhode Island on April 22, 1932.Elizabeth is survived by her daughters Lisa Peters and Paulette Ricks (Richard); step- son, Russell McDonald;...Read More
Hardage-Giddens Rivermead Funeral Home
Published in Newport Daily News from Jul. 29 to Jul. 31, 2021.
Ann-Marie Nevitt
Ann-Marie NevittIt is with great sadness that the family of Ann-Marie Nevitt of Tiverton, RI announces her passing on Monday, July 26, 2021. Born in Fall River, MA the daughter of the late Peter and Rita (Gamelin) Kelly.All who knew Ann-Marie knew she was a woman of great faith, and...Read More
Connors Funeral Home
Published in Newport Daily News from Jul. 29 to Jul. 31, 2021.
Dr. Thomas W. Pobzeznik
Dr. Thomas W. PobzeznikDr. Thomas W. Pobzeznik, 90, of Stuart, Fla., and Tiverton, R.I., passed away July 16, 2021 at Charlton Memorial Hospital. His wife of 69 years, Barbara M. (Smith) Pobzeznik, was by his side.The son of the late Stephen Karol Pobzeznik and Lottie (Bronhard) Pobzeznik...Read More
Auclair Funeral Home & Cremation Service - Fall River
Published in Newport Daily News from Jul. 29 to Jul. 31, 2021.
Friday, July 30, 2021
Joanne D. Maher
Joanne D. MaherIt is with great sadness that the family of Joanne Donnelly Maher announces her passing on Sunday, July 25, on her beloved Cape Cod where she spent summers from her longtime home of Bristol, RI. She will be missed deeply by her children Michelle, Shannon and Patrick...Read More
Memorial Funeral Home
Published in Newport Daily News from Jul. 28 to Jul. 30, 2021.
Thomas Risso
Thomas RissoThomas E. Risso, 83 of Middletown, RI passed away peacefully at home on Monday, July 26, 2021.Born in Newport, the son of the late Louis and Mary (Ryan) Risso; brother to Marylou Sperr and John Risso.He is survived by his loving wife Barbara (Cerra) of 58 years; son John...Read More
Memorial Funeral Home
Published in Newport Daily News from Jul. 28 to Jul. 30, 2021.
Thursday, July 29, 2021
Rayfield Drowne Jr.
Rayfield Drowne Jr.Drowne, Rayfield (Ray) Jr. passed on July 24, 2021. He's survived by his wife of 65 years, Marie C. Drowne. His two daughters Antoinette M. Gomez, Cindy Morgan, Son-in-law Richard P. Morgan, of Portsmouth, Son, Rayfield M. Drowne and Daughter-in-law Elena Y. Drowne...Read More
Memorial Funeral Home
Published in Newport Daily News from Jul. 26 to Jul. 29, 2021.
Ralph E. Morgan
Ralph E. MorganRalph Everett Morgan, 92, of Newport RI passed away peacefully at Newport Hospital on July 26, 2021, surrounded by his loving children. Ralph was born in Newport RI on July 9, 1929, to the late Frank and Amanda Mason Morgan.Ralph was the beloved and devoted husband...Read More
Memorial Funeral Home
Published in Newport Daily News from Jul. 27 to Jul. 29, 2021.
Wednesday, July 28, 2021
Dr. Joseph Blumen
Dr. Joseph BlumenDr. Joseph Blumen, of Newport, R.I., passed peacefully on July 25, 2021, at the Rhode Island Veterans Home in Bristol, R.I. He was 88.Joseph was born in Brooklyn, N.Y., in 1933, to Dora and Elias Blumen. Along with older brothers Louis and David, the family moved...Read More
O'Neill-Hayes Funeral Home - Newport
Published in Newport Daily News from Jul. 26 to Jul. 28, 2021.
in memoriam
MARY DOPART
BIRTHDAY REMEMBRANCE MARY DOPART HAPPY 100th BIRTHDAY! You would have been given a key from Portsmouth today, instead you were given a key to the gates of Heaven and you couldn't wait. LOVE ALWAYS, VALERIE, STEPHEN, RITA AND FAMILIES. P.S. Say hi to Dad.Read More
Published in Newport Daily News on Jul. 28, 2021.
in memoriam
Andrew Fitzgerald
MEMORIAM In Loving Memory Of ANDREW J. FITZGERALD 2008 - July 28 - 2021 Loved and remembered by all you touched. Love, Mary & FamilyRead More
Published in Newport Daily News on Jul. 28, 2021.
Daniel J. Smith
Daniel J. SmithDaniel Joseph Smith of Middletown, RI died peacefully on July 25, 2021. He was the husband of the late Joanna (Madigan) Smith.Dan was born in Newport, RI on August 23, 1925, to the late Thomas and Catherine (Gallagher) Smith. He is survived by his daughter Jennifer...Read More
O'Neill-Hayes Funeral Home - Newport
Published in Newport Daily News from Jul. 26 to Jul. 28, 2021.
Tuesday, July 27, 2021
in memoriam
Bob Sullivan
FOURTEEN YEAR REMEMBRANCE In Loving Memory of Bob Sullivan 2007 - July 27 – 2021 Remembered every day. Need your jokes. – WLY, UZ2Read More
Published in Newport Daily News on Jul. 27, 2021.
Monday, July 26, 2021
in memoriam
Lois M. James
MEMORIAM 1935-2020 LOIS M. JAMES We were blessed to have you as a wife and a mother. It's been a year now and we miss you so much. You will always be in our hearts. YOUR LOVING FAMILY, RALPH, PHILLIP, CLAUDIA, AND KARENRead More
Published in Newport Daily News on Jul. 26, 2021.
Philip A. Smith
Philip A. SmithRising from the orange groves of the Southern California foothills, Philip A. Smith would go on to a successful 27-year career in the U.S. Navy, become a contented family man and eventually enjoy long and productive golden years.He was born Aug. 16, 1941, at Queen of...Read More
Connors Funeral Home
Published in Newport Daily News from Jul. 23 to Jul. 26, 2021.
in memoriam
Kathy Kempenaar Sundin
SIXTH ANNIVERSARY KATHY KEMPENAAR SUNDIN 10/7/60 - 7/26/15 You are in our thoughts daily. We miss you. With love, brother Rocky Kempenaar and sister Carol KempenaarRead More
Published in Newport Daily News from Jul. 24 to Jul. 26, 2021.
Saturday, July 24, 2021
Mary Jane Barry
Mary Jane BarryMary Jane Barry, 89, of Newport, RI died Monday, July 19, 2021, at Newport Hospital after a long illness. Born July 12, 1932, in Newport, she was a daughter of the late Lawrence Joseph "Joe" Barry and Anna "Babe" (Brice) Barry.Jane attended Newport public schools graduating...Read More
O'Neill-Hayes Funeral Home - Newport
Published in Newport Daily News from Jul. 21 to Jul. 24, 2021.
Deanne Louise Crawford
Deanne Louise CrawfordDeanne passed of a non-Covid related disease in Mesa, AZ on July 26, 2020. She fought valiantly to overcome her illness but was unable to recover.Like a shooting star, she flashed across our universe and is gone. Her brilliant smile, infectious laugh, ready wit...Read More
Connors Funeral Home
Published in Newport Daily News from Jul. 19 to Jul. 24, 2021.
Thomas E. Ewens
Thomas E. EwensThomas Edward (Tom) Ewens, age 88, of Middletown, RI, passed away on July 16, 2021, surrounded by his family at home. Tom is survived by his wife of 51 years Ellen Cowey Ewens, his children Lara Montecalvo and her husband Craig of Barrington, RI, Anne Gantt and her...Read More
Memorial Funeral Home
Published in Newport Daily News from Jul. 19 to Jul. 24, 2021.
Ralph "Pete" Lawson III
Ralph (Pete) Lawson IIIRalph (Pete) Lawson III, 81, died on July 18, 2021 after a short final struggle with Chronic Lymphocytic Leukemia – CLL. Born Ralph Lawson III in Boston on July 25, 1939, Pete was the oldest of three children of the late Ralph and Margy Lawson of Bristol, Providence...Read More
Haisley Funeral and Cremation Service
Published in Newport Daily News from Jul. 22 to Jul. 24, 2021.
in memoriam
Kurt R. Scheel
FIRST ANNIVERSARY In Loving Memory Of KURT R. SCHEEL 2020 - JULY 25 - 2021 Sadly missed along life's way, quietly remembered every day. No longer in our lives to share, but in our hearts, you are always there. Missing you. Love, Donna, Jessica and CrittersRead More
Published in Newport Daily News on Jul. 24, 2021.
Rita Sullivan
Rita SullivanRita was born October 25, 1930, in Newport to Camillo Rolando and Marguerite (Conti) Rolando.Rita worked in Medical Records at Newport Hospital for many years. She was very active in the St. Lucy's community, teaching CCD for over 30 years. She was on various church committees...Read More
Published in Newport Daily News from Jul. 22 to Jul. 24, 2021.
Friday, July 23, 2021
in memoriam
George Deloura Sr.
BIRTHDAY REMEMBRANCE In Loving Memory Of GEORGE DELOURA SR. 1928 - July 23 - 2021 I remember the day I met you and the day God made you mine. I remember the day I lost you and will til the end of time. But among my tears and heartache there is one thing that makes me glad, that you...Read More
Published in Newport Daily News on Jul. 23, 2021.
Irene Roderick
Irene RoderickIrene Leroyce Roderick, of Jamestown, RI, born 15 October 1938 passed away 21 February 2021. She was the widow of Peter S. Roderick Sr., and is survived by her son, Peter S. Roderick Jr., daughter-in-law, Tracie A. Roderick, granddaughter Jessica R. Cernera, her husband...Read More
Memorial Funeral Home
Published in Newport Daily News from Jul. 15 to Jul. 23, 2021.
in memoriam
Amelia Sanders
MEMORIAM In Loving Memory Of AMELIA (GONSALVES) SANDERS 1963 - July 21 - 2021 Special someone to talk to, Just that Motherly way, I miss you yesterday, today and always! Love, Daughter Sandra and FamilyRead More
Published in Newport Daily News on Jul. 23, 2021.
Thursday, July 22, 2021
Geoffrey William Ewenson
Geoffrey William EwensonGeoffrey William Ewenson, of Newport, passed away peacefully on July 15, 2021, with his wife, Patsy, by his side. He was born in Melbourne, Australia to Isabel and William Ewenson on November 06, 1941, and had one sister, Lorraine. When Geoff was a boy, his...Read More
O'Neill-Hayes Funeral Home - Newport
Published in Newport Daily News from Jul. 20 to Jul. 22, 2021.
Gloria M. Mello
Gloria M. MelloGloria M. (Lapointe) Cormier Mello, 92, formerly of Newport, RI, died on July 18, 2021, at Saint Elizabeth Home in East Greenwich.She was the former wife of the late Paul M. Cormier and the widow of the late Frank J. Mello.Born in Worcester, MA on March 11, 1929, she...Read More
Memorial Funeral Home
Published in Newport Daily News from Jul. 19 to Jul. 22, 2021.
Paul D. Taylor
Paul D. TaylorPaul D. Taylor, 82, died unexpectedly on July 18, 2021 at Linden Ponds Senior Living in Hingham, MA. Born in Warren's Corners, NY, Paul lived in Newport, RI with his wife, Dorcas Billings Taylor, for twenty three years. They moved to Massachusetts in 2017.Paul had a...Read More
Published in Newport Daily News from Jul. 20 to Jul. 22, 2021.
Francis G. "Frank" Wyatt Jr.
Francis "Frank" G. Wyatt Jr.Francis "Frank" Gould Wyatt Jr, 90, passed away peacefully at his home in Portsmouth, Rhode Island on July 18, 2021. His family was lovingly by his side. He now joins his late wife of 60 years Evelyn (Burns) who had passed away 5 years earlier. He was born...Read More
O'Neill-Hayes Funeral Home - Newport
Published in Newport Daily News from Jul. 20 to Jul. 22, 2021.
Wednesday, July 21, 2021
Mary Ann Gamer (Dias)
Mary Ann (Dias) GamerMary Ann (Dias) Gamer, 83, of Middletown passed away on Sunday, July 18th. Born on July 8, 1938 in Newport, RI, she was the daughter of the late Arthur and Mary (DeCosta) Dias. She was the wife of the late Edward Gamer.Mary Ann was a graduate of St Catherine's...Read More
Memorial Funeral Home
Published in Newport Daily News from Jul. 19 to Jul. 21, 2021.
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