October 17, 2013 RSS feed / Obituaries

Neal La Chance, 31,

of Newport, passed away Oct. 8, 2013 at Rhode Island Hospital Providence, from complications from an automobile accident. Plans are in the making for a scholarship fund in his name.   More...

Tyrone Ellis McGruder, 57,

of Newport, passed away Oct. 9, 2013 at Rhode Island Hospital, Providence, after a lengthy illness. Besides his mother, Edith McGruder, he leaves behind his longtime girlfriend, Nadine Sims.   More...

Kathleen E. Pennachi, 90,

of Newport, passed away Oct. 11, 2013 at Newport Hospital. She was the wife of the late Anthony Pennachi. A memorial service will be announced at a later date. More...

Barbara A. Teehan, 66, formerly

of Heatherwood Nursing & Rehabilitation Center in Newport, passed away Oct. 10, 2013 at Rhode Island Hospital, Providence.   More...

Katrina Quinn Weschler, 90,

of Mystic Conn., formerly of Newport, passed away Oct. 12, 2013. She was the wife of Admiral Thomas Weschler. She received her BA from Trinity College in Washington, DC and an MS in Nursing from Yale University. More...

Barbara Daniel, 82,

of Newport, passed away Oct. 10, 2013 at Forest Farm Health Care Center, Middletown. Donations in her memory may be made to St. Mary’s Church, 11 Williams St., Newport, RI 02840. A Mass of Christian Burial was held at St. More...

Mary R. Olson, 88,

formerly of Middletown, passed away Oct. 10, 2013 at St. Clare Nursing Home, Newport, surrounded by family. She was the wife of the late MSGT. James Robert Olson. A Memorial Mass of Christian Burial was held at Jesus Saviour Church on Oct. 15.   More...

Cecelia M. “Skees” Sullivan, 92,

of Newport, passed away Oct. 11, 2013. Donations may be made in her memory to the Girl Scouts of Rhode Island Inc., 500 Greenwich Ave., Warwick, RI 02886.   More...

Edmund J. Ward (Ed), 71,

of Newport, formerly of Middletown, passed away Oct. 10, 2013 at the Village House Nursing & Rehabilitation Center, Newport. He was a U.S. Army veteran. A Mass of Christian Burial will be Thursday, Oct. 17, at 10 a.m. at St. More...

Dr. Douglas G. Wilson, 63,

of Newport, passed away Oct. 9, 2013, surrounded by family. He was the husband of Kathleen M. Tirrell. Following his residency in New York he moved to Newport and began his 30-year career as an OB/GYN. More...