2015-02-12 / Obituaries

RECENT DEATHS

William Howard Boatwright, 64, of Newport, passed away Feb. 5, 2015 as a result of an automobile accident. He leaves behind his wife, Louisa, and daughter, Victoria, also of Newport. He was a senior software engineer at the Naval Undersea Warfare Center. A celebration of life will be held on Sunday, Feb. 15, at 2 p.m. at the Chapel at St. George’s School in Middletown. Donations in his memory may be made to the Dr. Martin Luther King Jr. Community Center, 20 Dr. Marcus F. Wheatland Blvd., Newport, RI 02840.

Nancy Elizabeth Bradbury, 80, of Portsmouth, passed away Feb. 5, 2015 at home. She leaves behind two children, Linda Ann Gautie of Portsmouth and Kathy Brunelle of Buzzard Bay, Mass., five grandchildren and four greatgrandchildren. Funeral services will be private. Donations in her memory may be made to the Forever Paws Shelter for Animals, 300 Lynwood St., Fall River, MA 02721.

Bryan L. Conrad, 35, of Fall River, formerly of Portsmouth, passed away Feb. 7, 2015 at his home. He was the son of Robert Conrad of Newport, and Elisabeth “Betsy” Lee Conrad of Portsmouth. He also leaves behind his daughter Bryanna Pimentel. Calling hours will be Sunday, Feb. 15, from 4 -7 p.m. at Memorial Funeral Home. His funeral will be Feb. 16 at 10 a.m. at the funeral home. Donations in his memory may be made to the Potter League for Animals, P.O. Box 412, Newport, RI 02840.

Mary Iannoli, 102, of Newport, formerly of Woonsocket, passed away Jan. 29, 2015 at the St. Clare Home. She leaves behind her son, Michael J. Iannoli Jr. of Portsmouth. A Mass of Christian Burial will be held on Feb. 12 at 10 a.m. at St. Joseph’s Church. Donations in her memory may be made to the St. Clare Home, 309 Spring St., Newport, RI 02840.

Fredric Everett Mack, 67, of Middletown, passed away Feb. 8, 2015 at Rhode Island Hospital, Providence. He was the husband of Debra (Fray) Mack. He also leaves behind his children, Elizabeth and David Mack; step-children, Angela Manchester and Robert Virgadamo; and four grandchildren. A memorial to celebrate his life will be held Saturday, Feb. 14, at 2 p.m. at Memorial Funeral Home. Donations may be made in his name to the Shriners Hospitals for Children.

George L. “Sonny” Silvia, 80, of Middletown, passed away Feb. 8, 2015 at Rhode Island Hospital, Providence. He leaves behind his children, George K. Silvia of Portsmouth, Thomas B. Silvia of Providence, and Jeffrey A. Silvia of Northborough, Mass. He also leaves behind four grandchildren. Calling hours will be held Feb. 12 from 8:30 - 10:30 a.m. at Memorial Funeral Home, followed by a Mass of Christian Burial at 11 a.m. at Jesus Saviour Church. Donations in his honor may be made to the Middletown Fire Department and Rescue Wagon Fund, 239 Wyatt Road, Middletown, RI 02842.

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