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Obituaries

News and tributes about the lives of community members who have recently died.
Obituary: Susan Maureen Stevens, 55

Obituary: Susan Maureen Stevens, 55

Susan Maureen Stevens, 55, of Newport, passed away on Thursday, September 4, 2014, at Rhode Island Hospital.
Obituary: Mary (Mae) Rose (Nowak) Bally

Obituary: Mary (Mae) Rose (Nowak) Bally

Mary (Mae) Rose (Nowak) Bally, of Newport passed on Monday, September 8, 2014 peacefully in her sleep at the John Clarke Nursing Home.
Obituary: Margery Wilson White, 88, Teacher

Obituary: Margery Wilson White, 88, Teacher

Margery Wilson White, 88, of Middletown, formerly of Colony Drive, Middletown, died Thursday, September 4, 2014 at Newport Hospital.
Obituary: Esther M. Luallen, 98

Obituary: Esther M. Luallen, 98

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.
Obituary: Theresa Anne Gomer, 54, ICU Ward Secretary

Obituary: Theresa Anne Gomer, 54, ICU Ward Secretary

Theresa Anne (Cosgrove) Gomer, 54, of Newport, died Wednesday, August 27, 2014, surrounded by her family after a long.
Obituary: Capt. David C. Foley, USN, Ret., 49

Obituary: Capt. David C. Foley, USN, Ret., 49

Foley, a lifetime nonsmoker, succumbed to metastasized lung cancer on August 31, 2014 after fighting it since February 2011.
Obituary: Paul Toracinta, 56, Also Known as Newport Slim

Obituary: Paul Toracinta, 56, Also Known as Newport Slim

Paul A. Toracinta, 56 of Rockville, RI passed away on Wednesday, August 27, 2014 in Westerly, RI.
Obituary: William

Obituary: William "Cub" Costello, 86, Former Newport Police Officer

William Costello, affectionately known to many as “Cub”, a fifth ward nickname he inherited from his father, passed away on Sunday.
Obituary: Mary

Obituary: Mary "Betty" Vierra, 84

Mary Elizabeth “Betty” (Wilson) Vierra, born December 4, 1929, entered into eternal rest on August 20, 2014.
Memorial Mass for St Germain, Former Congressman, is Aug. 28

Memorial Mass for St Germain, Former Congressman, is Aug. 28

Services for former congressman Joseph St Germain, who died on Saturday, will be Aug. 28.
Obituary: William S. R. Rogers, Teacher, Athlete

Obituary: William S. R. Rogers, Teacher, Athlete

William Stewart Roberts Rogers -- better known as Robin -- of 528 Third Beach Rd, Middletown, Rhode Island, died on August 12, 2014.
St Germain, Former Congressman, Dies at 86

St Germain, Former Congressman, Dies at 86

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.
Obituary: Masue F. Davis, 80, Worked at Newport Naval Base

Obituary: Masue F. Davis, 80, Worked at Newport Naval Base

Calling hours will be held on Tuesday, August 19, 2014 from 4-7 pm in Evangelical Friends Church, 70 Bliss Mine Road, Middletown, RI.
Obituary: Eileen Mary Horan, 87, Former Portsmouth School Committee Member

Obituary: Eileen Mary Horan, 87, Former Portsmouth School Committee Member

Calling hours at Memorial Funeral Home to be held Wednesday, August 13, 2014 from 4-7pm.
Obituary: Michelle M. Estrella, 45, Del's Manager

Obituary: Michelle M. Estrella, 45, Del's Manager

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.

Obituary: Georgia Gianarakos "Gee Gee" Young

Her funeral will be held on Tuesday, July, 29, 2014
Obituary: John Philip Lawton, 70, Worked at Raytheon for 36 Years

Obituary: John Philip Lawton, 70, Worked at Raytheon for 36 Years

John Philip Lawton, 70, of Newport, died Friday, July 11, 2014 at Heatherwood Nursing Home in Newport, RI.
Obituary: David Bruce Hayward, 56, Air Force Veteran, Loved the Blues

Obituary: David Bruce Hayward, 56, Air Force Veteran, Loved the Blues

In accordance with David's wishes, services will be private with interment at the RI Veterans Memorial Cemetery.