August 28, 2014 RSS feed / Obituaries

Annunziata “Tina” (DeVirgilio) Belden, 84,

of Ocala, Florida, formerly of Portsmouth, passed away Aug. 24, 2014. She was the wife of the late Allan F. Belden. Calling hours will be Thursday, Aug. 28 from 4 – 7 p.m. at the Connors Funeral Home, Portsmouth. More...

Anne Marie (Toth) Finnegan, 80,

of Portsmouth, passed away Aug. 20, 2014 at Newport Hospital. She was the wife of John Finnegan. Donations in her memory may be made to the Potter League for Animals, PO Box 412, Newport, RI 02840.   More...

Russell J. McIntyre, 92,

of Middletown, passed away Aug. 10, 2014 at Village House in Newport. He was the husband of the late Muriel C. (Larson) McIntyre. He served in the U.S. Navy during World War II. A private memorial will be held at a later time.   More...

Peter M. Nelson, 43,

passed away Aug. 19, 2014. He was the husband of Kelly Ann Nelson. He also leaves behind his sons, Connor and Gavin. A Memorial Mass was held at St. Lucy’s Church, Middletown. More...

Mary Elizabeth “Betty” (Wilson) Vierra, 85,

of Newport, passed away Aug. 20, 2014. She was the wife of the late Alfred F. Vierra. Donations in her memory may be made to St. Mary's Church, 12 William St., Newport, RI 02840.   More...

The Honorable Fernand Joseph St. Germain, 86, of

Newport, passed away Aug. 16, 2014 at home after a long illness. He represented the First District of Rhode Island in the U.S. House of Representatives from 1961 until 1989. Before entering the House of Representatives, he was elected to the R.I. More...

Dorothy (Schmidt) Burnette, 92,

of Middletown, passed away Aug. 23, 2014 at St. Anne's Hospital, Fall River. She was the wife of the late Ray Burnette.   More...

William “Cub” Costello, 86, passed

away Aug. 24, 2014 in Middletown. He was the husband of the late Dolores (DeCosta) Costello. He was a U.S. Army veteran and had a long career with the Newport Police Department, retiring as a Captain in 1983. More...

Hugo J. Key, 87,

formerly of Newport, passed away Aug. 15, 2014 in Palm Beach Gardens, Florida. He was the husband of Betty Ann (Bearhope) Key. He served in the U.S. Army during World War II. A committal service will be held on Saturday, Sept. 6, at 11 a.m. More...

John Alves Lema, 90,

of Newport, passed away Aug. 23, 2014 at Grand Islander Health Care Center, Middletown. Calling hours will be on Monday, Sept. 1, from 4 – 7 p.m. at the Memorial Funeral Home. A Mass of Christian Burial will be Sept. 2 at 11 a.m. More...

Edward M. Suggs, 71,

of Naples, Florida, formerly of Newport, passed away Aug. 23, 2014 at Newport Hospital. He served in the Army National Guard and retired from the Newport Police Department after 20 years of service as a sergeant and decorated officer. More...