January 24, 2014 RSS feed / Obituaries

Beverly Adler, 82,

of Newport, passed away Jan. 21, 2014 at Newport Hospital. She was the wife of the late Monroe Adler. A funeral service will be held Friday, Jan. 24 at 2 p.m. at Temple Shalom, Middletown. There will be a reception following, at 3:30 p.m. More...

Norman Frank Cote, 85,

of Portsmouth, passed away Jan. 15, 2014 at Newport Hospital. He was the husband of the late Ezara (Peters) Cote. He was a U.S. Army veteran serving during the Korean War. He was buried with military honors in the Portsmouth Cemetery. More...

George Koulouvardis, 81,

Newport’s last cobbler, passed away on Jan. 15, 2014. He was a U.S. Navy veteran and served aboard the USS Coral Sea, one of the Navy’s largest aircraft carriers. His funeral was held at St. Spyridon’s Greek Orthodox Church. More...

Richard Burdick Sheffield, 90,

of Middletown, passed away Jan. 13, 2014 surrounded by family. He was the husband of Gay Glover Sheffield. During World War II he served in the U.S. Navy. More...

Alice Bloom, 89,

of Middletown, passed away Jan. 20, 2014. She was the wife of the late Harry Bloom. She leaves behind a daughter Ellen Kahn of Newport. A remembrance of her life will be held Saturday, Jan. 25 from 1 – 3 p.m. More...

David Kleiman, 51,

passed away Jan. 18, 2014 in New York, after a long illness. He was the curator of the Loeb Center at Touro Synagogue. Services were held in New York on Jan. 20. A memorial service in Newport will be held at a later date.   More...

Mary Elizabeth (Escobar) Lopes, 86, of Newport, passed

away Jan. 17, 2014 at home. She was the wife of Edmund Joseph Lopes. She also leaves behind her son, Edmund J. Lopes Jr. of Newport. A Mass of Christian Burial was held at Jesus Savior Church. Donations in her memory may be made to the James L. More...

David Arthur Sherman, 71,

of Middletown, passed away Jan. 16, 2014 after a brief illness. He was the husband of Judith Fisher Sherman. He served in the Rhode Island National Guard for many years and as a Middletown firefighter for more than 20 years. More...