May 1, 2014 RSS feed / Obituaries

William P. Burns, 87,

of Middletown, passed away April 25, 2014 at Newport Hospital. He was the husband of Constance (DaPonte) Burns. He served in the U.S. Navy during World War II and later joined the U.S. Army. He was injured in Korea and awarded the Purple Heart. More...

Francis (Frank) A. Forgue, 66,

passed away unexpectedly April 26, 2014 surrounded by family. He was the husband of DeDe (Pilotte) Forgue. He was a mathematics educator and football coach in the Middletown Public Schools for more than 30 years. More...

Thomas H. Hoyle, 86,

of Portsmouth, passed away April 21, 2014. He was the husband of Joan (Crawford) Hoyle. He was a veteran of the U.S. Air Force. Services were private. Donations in his memory may be made to the American Heart Association.   More...

Viola Margarita McKinney, 97,

of Newport, passed away April 24, 2014 at Bayberry Commons Pascoag, RI. Donations in her memory may be made to St. Joseph’s Church Restoration Fund, Mann Avenue, Newport, RI 02840.   More...

William L. Seward, 73,

of Middletown, passed away April 24, 2014 at Newport Hospital. He was the husband of the late Catherine (Reis) Seward. He was a veteran of the U.S. Navy and a firefighter with the Newport Fire Department for 25 years before retiring in 1994. More...

Robert D. Underwood, 97,

of Newport, passed away April 28, 2014, at home. He was the husband of the late Marie Nolan. He served in the U.S. Army during World War II and later had a career in the Civil Service. A Mass of Christian burial will be at St. More...

Marguerite J. Davis, 84,

of Tiverton, and formerly of Newport, passed away April 25, 2014 at Rhode Island Hospital in Providence. She was the wife of the late James E. Davis, USN (Ret.). More...

Manuel P. Furtado, 75,

of Middletown, formerly of Portsmouth, passed away April 26, 2014. Calling hours will be held May 1, from 4 – 7 p.m. at the Connors Funeral Home, Portsmouth. A Mass of Christian Burial will be held May 2 at 10:30 a.m. at St. More...

Dorothy McGarty, 80,

of Portsmouth, passed away April 21, 2014 at St. Elizabeth’s Manor Bristol, RI. She leaves behind her daughters, Maureen (John) Barnitt of Portsmouth and Karen Amidon of S.C. Services were private.   More...

Louise I. (Pedro) Quattrucci, 88,

of Newport, passed away April 24, 2014, at home surrounded by her family. She was the wife of the late Aldo John Quattrucci. More...

Edward J. “Ted” Spargo,

of Westwood, Mass., formerly of Newport, passed away April 27, 2014. He was the husband of Kathryn (Lewis) Spargo. He was a member of many Newport organizations including the Arts and Cultural Alliance, Reading Room and the Newport Yacht Club. More...