Zahn, Ethel May
Zahn, Ethel May, 91, formerly of 64 Chestnut Hill Rd., Chepachet, RI
died January 1, 2003 at Overlook Nursing Home, Pascoag.
Wife of the late Arthur Zahn.
She was born May 10, 1911, in Woonsocket, RI
Daughter of the late Louis and Mary Elizabeth (Reid) Ladouceur.
Son - Brian Zahn of Lithia, FL.
Son - David Zahn of Attleboro, MA.
Son - Ronald Zahn of Garland, Texas
Daughter - Mary Strong of Plainfield, CT.
Sister - Elsie Springer of Lincolnsville, ME
Deceased Sister - Violet Remblad of Woonsocket, R.I.
Deceased Sister - Alice Tobin of Woonsocket, R.I.
She is also survived by 7 grandchildren 11 great grandchildren.
Funeral services will be held Saturday at 10am in the Brown Funeral Home, 1496 Victory Hwy.,
Oakland. Burial will be private.
There are no calling hours.
Yuszczak, Theresa Marie
Yuszczak, Theresa Marie, 72 ,of Crepeau Court, Woonsocket, RI
died on Tuesday, September 24, 2002 at Landmark Medical Center, Woonsocket, RI.
Wife of the late Michael Yuszczak.
She was born December 8, 1929, in Woonsocket, RI
Daughter of Deceased Mother - Rose Emma (Thibeault) Viens.
Worked at the former Tupperware Company in North Smithfield many years until 1969.
Lived in Woonsocket 6 years, moving from the Nasonville section of Burrillville where she lived
most of her life. She was an active member of the New Life Worship Church in Smithfield.
Son - Stephen Yuszczak of Nasonville, R.I.
Son - Edward Yuszczak of Nasonville
Son - Donald Yuszczak of Nasonville
Stepson - Michael Yuszczak of Woonsocket, R.I.
Daughter - Martha (Yuszczak) Minot of Woonsocket, R.I.
Stepdaughter - Rose Foisy of Woonsocket, R.I.
Brother - Lucien "Leo" Viens of Massachusetts
Deceased Brother - Norman Viens
Deceased Brother - Leo P. Viens
Sister - Cecile Frappier of Woonsocket, R.I.
Deceased Sister - Agnes Gagnon
Deceased Sister - Florence Provencia
Deceased Sister - Rita Fortier
Deceased Sister - Aurore Charette
She is also survived by 7 grandchildren
Funeral will be held Tuesday at 9am from the Keene - Brown Funeral Home, 445 Greenville Rd. North Smithfield
with Services at 10am in the New Life Worship Center, Douglas Pike, Smithfield.
Burial will be in St. Theresa's Cemetery, Nasonville, RI.
Calling hours Monday 2 - 4 & 7 - 9pm.
Helen Young, 90 , formerly of Ashton Court in Harrisville, RI
died on Friday, September 6, 2002 at Overlook Nursing Home
in Pascoag, RI.
Wife of the late Charles Young
She was born on September 28, 1911, in Providence, RI
Daughter of the late Chester and Mary (Russell) Swan
She was a spinner for the former Stillwater Worsted in Mapleville for many years retiring in 1970.She lived most of her life in Mapleville. She was a member of the Burrillville Senoir Citizens and the Ashton Court Club.
Daughter - Shirley Burrows of Holiston, Mass.
Daughter - Joan (Young) Trinque of Pascoag, R.I.
She was preceded in Death by:
Deceased Father - Chester Swan
Deceased Mother - Mary (Russell) Swan
Deceased Husband - Charles Young
She is also survived by 7 grandchildren 13 great grandchildren 4 great - great granddaughters
Funeral will be held Tuesday at 8:30am from the Brown Funeral Home, 1496 Victory Hwy., Oakland with a Mass of Christian Burial at 9:30am in Our Lady of Good Help Church, Victory Hwy. Mapleville,
Burial will be in St. Patrick Cemetery in Harrisville.
Calling Hours will be Monday from 5pm to 8pm
Coranna Simone Duquette
Coranna Simone Duquette, 78 ,of Chepachet, RI
died on August 27, 2002
Died at Philip - Hulitar Hospice Inpatient Center in Providence, RI
Wife of Albert "Duke" Duquette
She was born on Monday, June 30, 1924, in Pascoag, RI
Daughter of Deceased Father - Arthur Comtois
Deceased Mother - Marie (Lavassier) Duquette
Son - Ronald A. Duquette of Harrisville, R.I.
Daughter - Barbara (Duquette) Ducharme of Chepachet, R.I.
Daughter - Lynn Carpentier of Chepachet, R.I.
Brother - Laurent "Bumun" Comtois
Brother - Bruno Comtois
Sister - Blanche Perkins of Northbridge, Mass.
She is also survived by 4 grandchildren 2 great grandchildren
Service will be held at St. Eugene Church on Saturday, August 31, 2002 at 10:30 AM
Burial will be at St. Patrick Cemetery, in Pascoag, RI
Waite, Mary Alice
Waite, Mary Alice, 83 ,formerly of Steere Farm Road, Harrisville, RI
died March1, 2003 at Landmark Medical Center in Woonsocket, RI.
She was born October 15, 1919, in Taunton, MA
Daughter of the late Percy and Mary (Leeming) Waite.
Worked as a clerk/typist for the RI Department of Health in Providence 31 years retiring
in 1978. Served in the US Army WACS during WW11 and then as a reservist for 25 more
years. Lived in Burrillville most of her life.
Sister - Marion L. Paul of Pascoag, R.I.
A committal service will be held Wednesday at 10am in the Pascoag Cemetery, Pascoag, RI.
Arrangements under the direction of Brown Funeral Home, 1496 Victory Hwy., Oakland, RI.
Calling hours and flowers are ommitted.
Ruth O. (Davis) Todd
Ruth O. (Davis) Todd 93 formerly of Davis St. E. Douglas MA.
died on Monday, October 21, 2002 at Bayberry Commons Nursing Home in Pascoag, RI.
Wife of the late Charles Todd
She was born on October 13, 1909, in Shoreham, VT
Daughter of the late Perley and Leona (Alger) Davis
She was a machine operator for the former Whitin's Machine Shop in Whitinsville MA. for 30 years retiring in 1968. Resident of Bayberry Commons Nursing Home in Pascoag RI. since 1997, also living in Pascoag 2 years, previously living in Keene NH. for 40 years and also East Douglas, where she lived 40 years .
Daughter - Beverly Chabot of Pascoag, R.I.
Sister - Leona Daniels of Grafton, N.H.
She was preceded in Death by:
Deceased Father - Perley Davis
Deceased Mother - Leona (Alger) Davis
Deceased Brother - Louis Davis
Deceased Brother - Donald Davis
Deceased Husband - Charles Todd
She is also survived by 5 grandchildren 9 great grandchildren 3 great - great grandsons
Funeral services will be held Thursday at 10am in the Brown Funeral Home, 1496 Victory Hwy., Oakland RI.
Burial will be in Evergreen Cemetery in E. Douglas, MA.
Calling hours are Wednesday from 6PM to 8PM
Alfred Joseph Proulx
Alfred Joseph Proulx, 81 ,of 45 Ashton Court, Harrisville, RI
died March 8, 2003 at Wildflowers Nursing Home, in Greenville, RI.
Husband of Ramona (Bruyneel) Proulx.
He was born on Thursday, June 30, 1921, in Nasonville, RI
Son of the late Louis and Amelia (LaBontie) Proulx.
Worked in area textiles many years retiring in 1962. Before that he he was a store clerk for the former Pickering Variety Store in Nasonville. He and his wife celebrated their 54th wedding annerversary February 26th of this year. Life long Burrillville resident.
Survivors, besides his wife include,
Daughter - Janice Fournier of Pascoag, R.I.
Daughter - Brenda (Proulx) Schobel of Mapleville, R.I.
Sister - Louise Thibodeau of E. Douglas, Mass.
Sister - Alice Houd of Georgiville, R.I.
Sister - Rita Lapierre of Orange City, Fla.
Sister - Aurora Thibodeau of Uxbridge, Mass.
He is also survived by 3 grandchildren
A Committal service will be held Friday at 10am in St. Theresa Cemetery, Nasonville, RI.
Arrangements under the direction of the Brown Funeral Home, 1496 Victory Hwy., Oakland, RI.
Calling hours are omitted. In lieu of flowers donations may be made to Alzeimer's Association,
245 Waterman St., Providence, RI 02906
Lucie A. St. Pierre
Lucie A. St. Pierre, 90 , formerly of Victory Highway, Mapleville, RI
died on Monday, April 7, 2003 at Overlook Nursing Home in Pascoag, RI.
She was born on May 12, 1912, in Mapleville, RI
Daughter of the late Joseph and Antonia (LaBlatt) St. Pierre
She was mender for the former Uxbridge Worcested Mills in Uxbridge MA, retiring in 1969. Before that she was a mender for many years for the former Lippit Mills in Woonsocket. She was a lifelong Burrillville resident. She was a communicant and former organist of Our Lady of Good Help Church in Mapleville.
Nephew - Joseph St.Pierre
Nephew - Paul St.Pierre
Nephew - John St.Pierre
Niece - Lou - Ann St.Pierre
She was preceded in Death by:
Deceased Brother - Normand St.Pierre
Deceased Brother - George St.Pierre
Funeral will be held Saturday at 9am from the Brown Funeral Home, 1496 Victory Hwy., Oakland with a Mass of Christian Burial at 10:30am in Our Lady of Good Help Church Victory Hwy. Mapleville,
Burial will be in St. Theresa's Cemetery Nasonville, RI.
Calling hours are prior to the funeral 9:00am to 10:00am.
Rawson, Florence, 84 ,of resident of North Hill Rd. Harrisville, RI
died on Wednesday, January 29, 2003 at Overlook Nursing Home in Burrillville, RI.
Wife of the late Stephen Rawson and Joseph A. Ducharme
She was born on February 11, 1918, in Chepachet, RI
Daughter of the late Albert and Eva (Baribeau)Trinque
She was a hairdresser for the former Helen' Beauty Salon in Pascoag, retiring in 1985. She also did hairdressing for area local salons, for many years. She was a Burrillville resident since 1967, moving from Chepachet where she previously lived.
Son - William Ducharme of Chepachet, R.I.
Stepson - Stephen R. Rawson of Harrisville, R.I.
Sister - Lydia Robitaille of Florida
Donations in her Memory maybe made to the Cost Family Fire Fund PO Box 203 Chepachet RI 02814
She was preceded in Death by:
Deceased Husband - Stephen Rawson
Deceased Husband - Joseph Ducharme
Deceased Father - Trinque, Albert
Deceased Mother - (Baribeau) Trinque, Eva
She is also survived by 4 grandchildren 2 great grandchildren and several nieces and nephews.
Funeral services and Burial in Acotes Hill Cemetery in Chepachet were held at the convenience of the family. Arrangements are under the direction of the Brown Funeral Home, 1496 Victory Hwy., Oakland, RI.
Harry Thanos, 79 ,of resident of Harrisville, RI
died on Saturday, January 11, 2003 at St. Joseph Hospital, Fatima Unit in North Providence, RI.
Husband of Barbara (Poer) Thanos
He was born on December 2, 1923, in Chicago, IL
Son of the late John and Catherine (Checkos) Thanos
He worked for the former Amperex Co. in Slatersville as an electrical engineer, for 24 years, retiring in Jan. 1990. He also worked as an electrical engineer for the following, IBM, Admiral Corporation, Warwick Corporation all in the Chicago IL. area, also the RCA Corporation in Somerville NJ. He was a resident of Burrillville since 1975 previously living in Greenville and Conventry and in Somerville NJ where he lived 8 years, he also lived 30 years in Gary Indiana where he graduated from Froebel High School.. He recieved his Bachelor's and Master's Degree from the Purdue University in Indiana. In 1955 he invented the first solar radio ( amongst other items). He was a WW11 army veteran serving in the Pacific area. He and his wife celebrated their 50th wedding anniversary on Nov. 18, 2001. He was a member of the following, the Mason's Friendship Lodge in Chepachet, the Burrillville Senior Citizen's Club, and the Blackstone Valley Amateur Radio Club.
Son - John Thanos of North Stonington, Conn.
Son - Michael Thanos of Hudson, Mass.
Daughter - Tina Thanos of Harrisville, R.I.
Daughter - Teresa Hopkins of Lincoln, R.I.
He was preceded in Death by:
Deceased Brother - Dean Thanos
He is also survived by 6 grandchildren 1 great grandson
Funeral will be held Tuesday at 10am in the Keene - Brown Funeral Home, 445 Greenville Rd., North Smithfield.
Burial with military honors will be in RI Veteran's Cemetery 301 South County Trail Exeter, RI.
Calling hours will be Monday 2 - 4 & 6 - 8pm.
Pomposelli, M. Simone Eva
Pomposelli, M. Simone Eva, 78 ,of Barbara Rd. Chepachet, RI
died March 17, 2003 at St. Joseph Hospital, Fatima Unit in North Providence, RI.
Wife of John Pomposelli.
She was born on May 24, 1924, in Central Falls, RI
Daughter of the late Hornidas and Eva (Lambert) Lavoie.
She lived most of her life in Chepachet. (Housewife)
Survivors, besides her husband include,
Son - Pomposelli, Dennis of Brooklyn, Conn.
Son - Pomposelli, Roy of Woodstock, Conn.
Son - Pomposelli, John of Chepachet, R.I.
Son - Pomposelli, Allan of Chepachet, R.I.
Brother - Lavoie, Albert of Pawtucket, R.I.
Sister - LeBlanc, Yvette of Pawtucket, R.I.
Sister - Gilchrist, Lillian of Woonsocket, R.I.
She is also survived by 11 grandchildren 7 great grandchildren
Funeral will be held Friday at 9am from the Brown Funeral Home, 1496 Victory Hwy., Oakland
with a Mass of Christian Burial at 10am in St. Eugene's Church, Putnum Pike, Chepachet.
Burial will be in Acotes Hill Cemetery Putnum Pike, Chepachet, RI.
Calling hours Thursday, 5 - 8pm.