December 19, 2013 RSS feed / Obituaries

Colonel Edward Francis Fitzgerald, USMC (retired), 83,

of Portsmouth, passed away Dec. 12, 2013. He was the husband of the late Winnie Cosby Ashook Fitzgerald, Margery Cadoo Fitzgerald. He served in the U.S. Marine Corps for 31 years, and was a veteran of the Korean and Vietnam wars. In 1990, “Mr. More...

John E. Hall, 88,

of Newport, passed away Dec. 16, 2013 at home from the effects of Alzheimer’s disease. He was the husband of Janet Hall. He was a veteran of the U.S. Navy in World War II and was awarded the Purple Heart. Services will be private. More...

Lillian (Chrissy) Christine Schell, 67, of Middletown,

passed away Dec. 10, 2013 in Providence. She was the wife of the late Barclay Schell. Donations in her memory may be made to the Philip Hulitar Inpatient Center, Home & Hospice Care of Rhode Island, 1085 North Main St., Providence, RI 02904. More...

Roger Lee Grinnell, 67,

of Newport, passed away Dec. 14, 2013. He was the husband of Patricia Ann Sullivan. He retired from the U.S. Coast Guard Reserve as a Master Chief Petty Officer. Calling hours will be Friday, Dec. 20 from 4 – 7 p.m. More...

Catherine M. (O’Neill) Liptak, 78, of Middletown, passed away

Dec. 17, 2013 at Newport Hospital. She was the wife of Lawrence Liptak. Her funeral will be held on Friday, Dec. 20 at 9 a.m. at the Memorial Funeral Home, 375 Broadway, followed by a Mass of Christian Burial at 10 a.m. at St. More...

Troy B. Schneider, 91,

passed away Dec. 10, 2013 at St. Clare Home, Newport. He was the husband of the late Mary Schneider. A Mass of Christian burial was held at St. Augustin’s Church. Donations in his memory may be made to the St. More...