2014-08-28 / Obituaries

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. Legislature in 1952 at the age of 24, and worked as an attorney for the Amica Insurance Company. A Memorial Mass will be held on Thursday, Aug. 28, at 10 a.m. at St. Mary’s Church, Newport.

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