North Smithfield - Jeanine Pirrello, 73, passed away peacefully on Friday, September 13, 2019 at HopeHealth Hulitar Hospice Center, with her loving family by her side. She was the former wife of the late Jon Pirrello Sr.
Born in Fort Wayne, Indiana, she was the daughter of the late Robert and Margaret (Haggenjos) Stout.
Jeanine devoted her career to nursing, working as a Registered Nurse in Labor and Delivery for much of her life. The relationships she formed working at Landmark Medical Center and more recently at Sturdy Memorial Hospital lead to lifelong friendships, which she cherished. Jeanine’s greatest joy was spending time with her family, especially her grandchildren. She also enjoyed traveling and socializing with friends, reading, watching her favorite TV shows, and vacationing at the beach. Jeanine will be remembered as a devoted friend and a loving mother and grandmother.
She is survived by her three children, Christina Laydon and her husband Joseph of Whitinsville, MA, Jon Pirrello and his wife Stephanie of West Simsbury, CT and Nicole Cameron and her husband Peter of Cumberland, one brother, Richard Stout of IN, and her eight grandchildren: Jack, Cole, Emma, Maya, Eve, Nora, Beckett, and Samuel.
A Memorial Mass will be held on Saturday, September 21, 2019 in Holy Trinity Church (formerly OLQM) 1409 Park Avenue, Woonsocket, RI 02895 at 10 AM. Burial will follow in Resurrection Cemetery, Cumberland. Relatives and friends are invited; calling hours will be on Friday evening from 5-7 PM in the S. DiPardo Memorial Chapel Funeral Home 1583 Diamond Hill Rd Woonsocket, RI 02895.
Jeanine’s family would like to extend gratitude to all of her friends who helped support her over the past few years. In lieu of flowers the family is asking that donations be made to the Ovarian Cancer Research Alliance at www.ocrahope.org.
Florida - Theresa M. (Conte) Dumais Peters 97, of Rockledge FL, died September 15, 2019 at home with her loving family by her side.
She was the wife of the late Harold C. Dumais and the late Nolan J. Peters. Born in Woonsocket, R.I., she was the daughter of the late Maria and Charles Conte.
Theresa worked as an out-patient registration supervisor at Woonsocket Hospital. Theresa enjoyed ballroom dancing, square dancing and was an avid Red Sox fan. She was a member of St. John Evangelist Church, Viera, FL. Theresa was a beautiful, caring, fun, generous, honest, loving, smart and unshakable woman. A hard working woman who loved her faith, family and friends above everything.
She is survived by her four daughters, Nancy Noble (Harold) of Rockledge, FL; Cecile Dumais of Sarasota, FL; Theresa Dumais of Fort White, FL; and Mary Ernest (Thomas) of Orrum, N.C.; two sons Harold Dumais (Barbara) of Johnston, RI; and Donald Dumais of Pascoag, RI; and daughter-in-law Annette Dumais of W. Warwick, RI.
She is also survived by her sister, Clara Beaudoin of Pompano Beach, FL and 20 grandchildren, 33 great-grandchildren and one great-great granddaughter.
Theresa was the mother of the late Roger Dumais and the sister of the late Nicola, Angelo, Nicholas, Frank, John, Charles and Jack Conte; and Anna Allen and Mary Charron.
Her funeral will be held Saturday, September 21st with a Mass of Christian Burial at 10 AM in St. Pauls Church 48 St. Paul St. Blackstone MA. Interment service will be at St. Paul’s Cemetery, Gaskill St, Blackstone, MA. Relatives and friends are invited; calling hours are on Friday, Sept. 20th from 4-8 PM in the S. DiPardo Memorial Chapel Funeral Home, 1583 Diamond Hill Rd, Woonsocket, RI 02895.
In lieu of flowers, donations can be made in her memory to the St Jude Children’s Hospital., 501 St Jude Place, Memphis TN 38105.
Woonsocket - Gerard “Jerry” Cote, 57, formerly of Poplar St. died, Tuesday, September 10, 2019 in St. Antoine Residence with his sister and caretaker, Carolyn Buehler by his side. Born in Woonsocket, son of the late Gerard J. and Helen (Glanville) Cote.
Jerry participated in the workshop for the ARC of RI for several years.
He enjoyed playing the harmonica and guitar, wrestling, watching movies, especially Home Alone and La Bamba, listening to music and dancing, and drinking his coffee.
He is survived by several siblings, nieces, and nephews.
His funeral services are private. The S. DiPardo Memorial Chapel Funeral Home 1583 Diamond Hill Rd Woonsocket, RI 02895 are in charge of the arrangements.
North Smithfield - Pauline S. Notorangelo, 85, of Village Way passed away peacefully Monday, September 2, 2019 in Landmark Medical Center. She was the wife of the late Matteo Notorangelo.
Born in Woonsocket, daughter of the late Herve and Helene (Tessier) Larocque.
Pauline worked in the Purchasing Department for CVS for several years and also as a Receptionist at St. Antoine Residence prior to retiring.
She enjoyed going to Foxwoods with family and friends. She was an avid reader, enjoyed spending time at the ocean and especially spending time with her children and grandchildren.
She is survived by her two children, Michael Notorangelo of Woonsocket and Jo-Ann Notorangelo and her husband Benney Abney of Woonsocket. Two grandchildren, Melissa Notorangelo of N. Hampton, MA, and Benny Notorangelo of Woonsocket. And three step grandchildren, Salina Davignon, of CT. Nik-Kia Thomas of FL and Sasha Askew of Riverside, RI. She also leaves behind her two best friends, Sandra Baldelli and Jean “Bunny” St. Pere. She was also the mother-in-law to the late Susan Notorangelo.
Pauline”s 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 - Frank “Bear” Andrews, 81, of Cumberland Hill Rd., died peacefully, Wednesday, August 28, 2019 in Oakland Grove Health Center with his loving family by his side.
He was the husband of Helen F. (Simmons) Andrews of Woonsocket.
Born in Chappells, SC son of the late Charlie Barr Andrews and Lu-Gean (Williams) Andrews.
Frank worked as a Machinist for various companies in the area and recently for Clark-Cutler-McDermott in Franklin, MA for several years.
He was lifetime member of the Trya Club and one of the original founders. He was the life of the party, enjoyed telling jokes and was a father figure to many of his nieces and nephews.
Besides his wife Helen, he is survived by his 3 daughters, Francine Andrews Adisa of Woonsocket, Frankie Quarles of Greenwood, SC and Ketyassha Andrews of Woonsocket. 7 grandchildren, Devyne Andrews, Michael Quarles Jr. Ahmad “Shane” Morris, Drena Morgan, Tratricia Mc Elroy, Tyrone Rogers, Stacy Booker, and Anita Morris. 18 great grandchildren.
He was also the uncle of the Andrews, Barr, and Hill families which consists of 140 great great nieces and nephews and 100 great great great nieces and nephews.
He was also the step father to the late Wallace Simmons and brother to the late Charlie Barr Jr., George Willie, Melvin Barr, James Andrews, Rufus Andrews, Lois Andrews, and Louise Andrews Hill.
A Funeral Home Service will be held on Monday, September 2, 2019 at 5:30PM in the S. DiPardo Memorial Chapel Funeral Home, 1583 Diamond Hill Rd, Woonsocket, RI 02895.
Relatives and friends are invited; Calling hours are from 4-6 PM. Burial will be private.