February 28, 2014 RSS feed / Obituaries

Harry Arthur Coleman, 94, of

Newport, passed away Feb. 24, 2014 at the Village House. He was the husband of Jean Julia (Sullivan) Colelman. He served in the U.S. Navy during World War II. There will be a celebration of his life on Friday, March 7 from 4 - 6 p.m. More...

Beverly F. O’Brien, 70, of

Middletown, passed away Feb. 16, 2014 at Miriam Hospital Providence. Services will be private. Donations in her memory may be made to the St. Jude Children’s Research Hospital, 262 Danny Thomas Place, Memphis, TN 38105.   More...

Joseph E. Salafia Sr., 89,

of Middletown, and Singer Island, Fla. passed away Feb. 19, 2014. He was the husband of Carmel (Regine) Salafia. He was a U.S. Navy veteran from World War II. Services will be private and a celebration of life will take place in the summer.   More...

Michael Anthony Thomson, 56,

formerly of Middletown, and a resident of the Rhode Island Veterans Home, passed away Feb. 23, 2014 at the Philip Hulitar Inpatient Center, Providence. More...

Leo F. Downey, 81, Barbara Eunice (Faerber) Kennedy, 88 of Newport, passed

of Newport, passed away Feb. 24, 2014. He was the husband of the late Dianne Downey. Calling hours are Friday, Feb. 28 from 4-7 p.m. at O’Neill- Hayes Funeral Home. A Mass of Christian Burial will be Saturday, March 1 at 9 a.m. at St. More...

Katharine Sutherland O’Brien,

94, of Newport, passed away Feb. 15, 2014. She was the widow of Donal F. O’Brien, DVM. She taught at the Linden School in Middletown for more than 20 years. More...

Margaret Reed (O’Brien) Scott,

66, of Sedona, Arizona, formerly of Middletown, passed away Feb. 17, 2014, after a long battle with cancer. She was the wife of Cdr. Richard F. Scott, USN, retired. More...