News and tributes about the lives of community members who have recently died.
Susan Maureen Stevens, 55, of Newport, passed away on Thursday, September 4, 2014, at Rhode Island Hospital.
Mary (Mae) Rose (Nowak) Bally, of Newport passed on Monday, September 8, 2014 peacefully in her sleep at the John Clarke Nursing Home.
Margery Wilson White, 88, of Middletown, formerly of Colony Drive, Middletown, died Thursday, September 4, 2014 at Newport Hospital.
A Christian memorial service will be held at St. Mary’s Episcopal Church Cemetery, Portsmouth, RI, on Saturday, September 6, 2014 at 10 a.m.
Theresa Anne (Cosgrove) Gomer, 54, of Newport, died Wednesday, August 27, 2014, surrounded by her family after a long.
Foley, a lifetime nonsmoker, succumbed to metastasized lung cancer on August 31, 2014 after fighting it since February 2011.
Paul A. Toracinta, 56 of Rockville, RI passed away on Wednesday, August 27, 2014 in Westerly, RI.
William Costello, affectionately known to many as “Cub”, a fifth ward nickname he inherited from his father, passed away on Sunday.
Mary Elizabeth “Betty” (Wilson) Vierra, born December 4, 1929, entered into eternal rest on August 20, 2014.
Services for former congressman Joseph St Germain, who died on Saturday, will be Aug. 28.
William Stewart Roberts Rogers -- better known as Robin -- of 528 Third Beach Rd, Middletown, Rhode Island, died on August 12, 2014.
St Germain was elected to the Rhode Island House of Representatives in 1952 and served until 1961, when he was elected to the U.S. House.
Calling hours will be held on Tuesday, August 19, 2014 from 4-7 pm in Evangelical Friends Church, 70 Bliss Mine Road, Middletown, RI.
Calling hours at Memorial Funeral Home to be held Wednesday, August 13, 2014 from 4-7pm.
In lieu of flowers, donations may be made in Michelle’s memory to the Potter League for Animals, P.O. Box 412, Newport, RI 02840.
Her funeral will be held on Tuesday, July, 29, 2014
John Philip Lawton, 70, of Newport, died Friday, July 11, 2014 at Heatherwood Nursing Home in Newport, RI.
In accordance with David's wishes, services will be private with interment at the RI Veterans Memorial Cemetery.