Nicholas P. Pasquerillo
Woonsocket — Nicholas P. “Nicky P.” Pasquerillo, 71 of Edmund St. passed away Tuesday, August 14, 2018 in the Providence VA Medical Center with his family by his side. He was the husband of Maria (Amitrano) Pasquerillo.
Born in Boston, MA. son of the late Anthony and Ruth ( Florino ) Pasquerillo.
He was a United States Army Veteran serving during the Vietnam Era as a sharpshooter. He was a self employed contractor, owner and operator of Nick Pasquerillo Construction.
He was a lifetime member of the Italian Workingmen’s Club, Circle Laurier, YMCA where he played volleyball and did power lifting for the passed 30 years. Besides his wife Maria he is survived by his daughter Angela Pietrantonio of Woonsocket, and his son Nicholas Pasquerillo of Burriville, RI. He is also survived by his 5 grandchildren, Sarah Pasquerillo of Woonsocket, Taylor Whiting of Merrimack, NH, Jordan Whiting of Madbury, NH and Kacie Giles and Jessie Whiting both of Woonsocket. 5 great-grandchildren, Carina, Hailey, Katherine, Kayden and Abby. One brother, Charles Paqsuerillo, of Woonsocket, Lorraine Bayer, of Bellingham, and Lucille Pasquerillo, of Blackstone, MA.
He was also the father of the late Tracy Pasquerillo, and brother to the late Genievive Rogers, Dianne Pasquerillo, and Anthony Pasquerillo.
A Funeral Home Service will be held on Monday, August 20, 2018 at 11 AM in the S. DiPardo Memorial Chapel Funeral Home 1583 Diamond Hill Rd. Woonsocket, RI 02895 followed by burial with military Honors in Union Cemetery Smithfield Rd. North Smithfield, RI. Relatives and friends are invited; calling hours are on Sunday, August 19, 2018 from 4-7 PM.
Fairhaven - Wilfrid E. “Wil” Hebert, 96, formerly of Woonsocket and Cumberland, died Monday, July 23, 2018 in Our Lady’s of Haven Nursing Home.
Born in Lawrence, MA., son of the late Wilfrid A. and Eva (Coulombe) Hebert.
Mr. Hebert received his Associates Arts Degree in Gerontology from CCRI at the age of 67, graduating with Honors. He was a “Published” Poet. He had a passion for writing Poetry on Positive Thinking.
A US Air Force Veteran serving in WWII. He was a POW. He obtained two Purple Hearts, a Distinguished Flying Cross and Air Metals. Mr. Hebert worked for Fuller Brush Co. for fourteen years as a salesman and manager. He also worked for Bonte Spinning as a General Foreman. He was a former member of the American Legion Post 14, DAV of Woonsocket, the VFW Post 12 in N. Providence, and a member of EX POW Chapter 1 of RI.
He is survived by one daughter, Jeanne Rocheleau. Two sons, Richard and Robert Hebert. Two grandsons, Shane and Travis. And two great grandchildren, Collin and Mardi Belle and another great grandson on the way. He was also the father of the late Dennis Hebert and brother of the late Lucille Bolduc.
A Funeral Mass will be held on Friday, August 3, 2018 at 10 AM in Precious Blood Church, 94 Carrington Ave, Woonsocket, RI. Burial with Military Honors will be in the RI Veterans Cemetery, Exeter, RI.
Relatives and friends are invited.
The S. DiPardo Memorial Chapel Funeral Home is in charge of the arrangements.
Burriville - Edward J. Strojny, 69, of Old Victory Highway, died Wednesday, July 25, 2018 at unexpectedly at home. He was the husband of Lorette (Dusablon) Strojny. Edward and Lorette just celebrated their 50th wedding anniversary.
Born in Blackstone, MA., son of the late William and Yvonne (Gagnon) Strojny.
Edward was a Compound Worker for Bruins Plastic. He enjoyed gardening, cooking, watching TV, baseball, and was a big fan of wrestling, but most of all, he enjoyed spending time with his grandchildren whom he adored.
Besides his loving wife Lorette, he is survived by his two children; Jeannine Macamaux of Mendon, MA and Michael Strojny and his wife Monica of Cranston. One sister, Linda Lauzon of Blackstone, MA. One brother, Robert Strojny of Hyannis, MA. And six grandchildren and on great grandchild.
He was also the brother of the late Richard Strojny, Sandra McCartin, and William Strojny.
His funeral will be held on Monday, July 30, 2018 at 9 AM from the S. DiPardo Memorial Chapel Funeral Home 1583 Diamond Hill Rd Woonsocket, RI 02895 with a Mass of Christian burial at 10 AM in St. Patrick’s Church, 45 Main St. Burriville, RI 02830. Burial will be in St. Charles Cemetery Farm St., Blackstone, MA. Relatives and friends are invited; calling hours are on Sunday, July 29th from 4-7PM.
Cumberland — Mary Lee (Chaplin) Henderson, 83, of Stephens Way died Wednesday, July 18, 2018 at home with her family by her side. She was the wife of the late Eugene D. Henderson.
Born in Newberry, South Carolina, daughter of the late Alberta Chaplin.
Mary worked for Finkelstein’s for several years and AT Cross prior to retiring.
She enjoyed spending time with family and friends. Most of all she was a very spiritual person who was very active in her religion and church.
She was a member of St. James Baptist Church where she was former President of the Senior Choir, Usher Board Member, Pastor’s Aide Society, and the Alberta Chaplin Missionary Society. She was also a member of the Essence Club and Eastern Star.
She is survived by one son Carnell Henderson and his wife Jesuina of Cumberland, one daughter, Cynthia Henderson of Woonsocket. Five grandchildren; Justi Armstrong, Mekhi, Zhamaine, Ciell and Carnell Henderson.
She was also the mother of the late Gregory and Curtis Henderson and sister of the late Theodore and Fletcher Chaplin.
A Funeral Service will be held on Saturday, July 28, 2018 at 11 AM in St. James Baptist Church, 340 South Main St. Woonsocket, RI. Burial will be in Resurrection Cemetery Wrentham Rd, Cumberland, RI. Relatives and friends are invited; calling hours are on Friday, July 27, 2018 from 4-7 PM in St James Baptist Church 340 South Main ST. Woonsocket, RI. The S. DiPardo Memorial Chapel Funeral Home, 1583 Diamond Hill Rd. Woonsocket, RI 02895.
Blackstone - Christian Michael Felice, 41, died, July 2, 2018. He was the son of Helene Felice and the late Armand Felice of Blackstone. Maternal Grandmother, Blanche Roy of Bellingham.
He was a Personal Care Attendant, also worked at TKO, and had a passion for Music, wrote poetry, love to cook and spend time with family.
He is also survived by two sisters, Erica Bissonnette, her husband Jason of Blackstone and their two children. Angela Zuidema , of Blackstone and her two children. A brother, Matthew Felice of Blackstone and his two children. A family member Jonathan Cooper, of Blackstone, and his son.
He also had extended family: Keith and Hidy Carrier of Blackstone, John Brown of Woonsocket, Lance Brown of Woonsocket, Shane Brown of Millville and Danny Brown of Woonsocket and their children.
Calling hours will be July 20th at Blackstone Valley Baptist Church, 40 Pine Swamp Rd. Cumberland R.I. from 4-6pm with services immediately following. There will be a private Burial at a later date.