Woonsocket - Julio Carrasquillo Jurado 73, passed away Tuesday, June 2, 2020 in Landmark Medical Center. He was the husband of Olga Rodriquez.
Born in Puerto Rico, son of the late Pablo and Andrea (Jurado) Carrasquillo.
Julio worked in Maintenance for City Hall in Fajardo, Puerto Rico prior to moving to Woonsocket.
He enjoyed watching classic movies and spending time with family and friends. Julio’s favorite hobby was sleeping.
Besides his wife Olga, he is survived by three children, Ruth Velez of TX, Aurelio Carrasquillo of Woonsocket, and Carmen Carrasquillo and her husband Abraham Torres of Woonsocket. Eight grandchildren and thirteen great grandchildren.
He was predeceased in death by his seventeen brothers and sisters.
His Funeral Services are Private. The S. DiPardo Memorial Chapel Funeral Home 1583 Diamond Hill Rd. Woonsocket, RI 02895 is in charge of the arrangements.
Woonsocket - Rose B. (Morier) Mehegan, 98, passed away peacefully on Friday, May 29, 2020, at the Friendly Nursing Home in Woonsocket, RI. She was the wife of the late Charles (Jerry) Mehegan. Born in Burrillville, RI, she was the daughter of the late Henry and Yvonne (Jordan) Morier.
Prior to retiring and moving to Woonsocket, Rose lived in Boston, MA for more than 60 years where she owned and managed multiple residential properties. In Boston, Rose was active in politics and she participated with the Boston Lodging House Commission. She was also a co-founder of the South End Settlement and President of the Worcester Square Area Association for many years. During that time, Rose maintained the park in Worcester Square and held Christmas tree lightings each year for the enjoyment of the residents of the neighborhood. In 2006, the Association dedicated the park to Rose and named it the Rose Mehegan Park.
Rose truly enjoyed spending time with her family and friends. She liked playing cards and games, participating in BINGO, going to the movies and, in her younger days, playing softball and traveling. Rose was a kind, caring, and generous person, who always greeted everyone with a smile.
She is survived by one son, Lawrence Mehegan, and one grandson, Christopher Mehegan, both of TX. Rose is also survived by several nieces and nephews. Rose was also the grandmother of the late Steven and Brandon Mehegan and the sister to the late Dorilda Durand, George Mor, and Edward Morier.
A Funeral Home Service will be held on Friday, June 5, 2020, at 4:30 PM in the S. DiPardo Memorial Chapel Funeral Home at 1583 Diamond Hill Road, Woonsocket, RI.
Relatives and friends are invited to calling hours from 3-5 PM with social distancing guidelines where only 10 people will be allowed at one time in the Funeral Home.
Burial at Mount Benedict Cemetery in West Roxbury, MA will be private.
Woonsocket — Crystal L. Lapierre 36, passed away unexpectedly on Thursday, May 22, 2020 in Rhode Island Hospital. She was the former wife of Kevin Lapierre.
Born in Woonsocket, daughter of the Jerral Ayotte of Woonsocket and Elaine (Boucher) Paquette of Woonsocket.
Crystal worked as a CNA for several nursing homes in the area.
She loved to spend time with her family going to the ocean, singing, and was a lover of cats.
Besides her parents she is survived by her two daughters, Talia and Madison Garza both of Pawtucket, RI. Two brothers, Marc Boucher of Washington and John Sagaties of North Providence. And one sister, Stacey Boucher of Woonsocket.
Her funeral and burial will be private. The S.DiPardo Memorial Chapel Funeral Home 1583 Diamond Hill RD. Woonsocket, RI 02895 is in charge of the arrangements. sdipardomcfh.com
Woonsocket — Murielle M. (Malboeuf) Pinette 90, passed away peacefully Saturday, May 23, 2020 in the Friendly Home. She was the wife of the late Ronald L. Pinette.
Born in Woonsocket, daughter of the late Stephen and Jeannette (Langevin) Malboeuf.
Murielle worked in various textile mills in the area and was also a school bus monitor for several years prior to retiring.
She was a former member of St. Joseph Senior Citizens.
Murielle enjoyed spending time with family and friends, playing BINGO, and trips to Foxwoods.
She is survived by her two sons, Francis Pinette and his wife Kathleen of FL, Ronald L. Pinette and his wife Lorraine of Cumberland and two grandsons, Brandon and Jarrod.
She was the mother of the late Richard Pinette and sister of the late Margaret Beausoliel, Roland Malboeuf, and Normand Malboeuf.
Her funeral and burial are private. The S. DiPardo Memorial Chapel Funeral Home 1583 Diamond Hill Rd. Woonsocket, RI 02895 is in charge of the arrangements. sdipardomcfh.com
Woonsocket — Ruth M. Hansen 76, passed away on Wednesday, May 20, 2020.
Ruth was the mother of Dena Oswalt, April Hansen, and Lori Fullen.
She also leaves behind six grandchildren, Helena Crystal, Donovan, Keith, Andrea, and Sage. Three great grandchildren, Nevaeh, Summer, Levi. Two sisters, Carol Williams and Yvette D. Charette. One brother, Edward J. Charette Jr. One nephew, Jack Williams.
Ruth was a very sociable person who enjoyed spending time with family and friends. She was fond of music, dancing, animals, and the beach. Her strong faith in the Lord and attending church services gave her the serenity she needed and deserved. Ruth was a kind and compassionate lady always willing to share what she had with others in need. She was a “Lover of Life” who will be truly missed by those who loved her.
“Our Beautiful Butterfly” has flown away from Earth’s Garden to live in the beautiful garden of the Lord.”
A Celebration of Life will be held at a later date. The S. DiPardo Memorial Chapel Funeral Home 1583 Diamond Hill RD. Woonsocket, RI 02895 is in charge of the arrangements.