2015-04-30 / Obituaries

RECENT DEATHS

Kenneth Aharonian, 89, of Middletown, passed away April 27, 2015 at the Grand Islander Health Care Center. He was the husband of the late Louise (Shamlian) Aharonian. He leaves behind two children, three grandchildren and a great-grandson. He served in the Army Air Corps during World War II. He was buried with military honors in Providence. Donations in his memory may be made to Sts. Sahag and Mesrob Church, 70 Jefferson St., Providence, RI 02908.

Jason Michael Cochran, 41, of Newport, passed away April 23, 2015 at Newport Hospital. Donations in his memory may be made to the Newport Firefighter’s Pension Association, P.O. Box 3933, Newport, R.I. 02840.

Apostolos (Paul) G. Cotsoridis, 84, passed away April 25, 2015 at Newport Hospital. Donations in his memory may be made to St. Spyridon Greek Orthodox Church, P.O. Box 427, Newport, RI 02840.

Mary Agnes Kane, 89, of Newport, passed away April 22, 2015 at the Village House, Newport. She was the wife of the late Philip H. Kane Jr. Donations in her memory may be made to the Village House Activity Fund, 70 Harrison Ave., Newport, RI 02840.

Anne A. (Murray) Lalli, 93, of Middletown, passed away April 27, 2015 at St. Clare Nursing Home. She was the wife of the late Michael A. Lalli Jr., with whom she owned and operated Newport's Hope Street Market (“The Web”), at 17 Hope St., for more than 20 years. She leaves behind five children and seven grandchildren. Calling hours will be Thursday, April 30, from 4 - 7 p.m. at O’Neill- Hayes Funeral Home. A Mass of Christian Burial will be celebrated at 10 a.m. on May 1 at St. Joseph's Church. Donations in her memory may be made to the St. Joseph's Church Soup Kitchen and Food Pantry, 5 Mann Ave., Newport, RI 02840.

Patricia A. (Murphy) Lawrence, 78, of Middletown, passed away April 24, 2015 at John Clarke Health Care Center, Middletown. She was the wife of the late William G. Lawrence. She leaves behind two children and two grandchildren. Donations in her memory may be made to the Preservation Society of Newport County, 424 Bellevue Ave., Newport, RI 02840.

Sally A. Rawnsley, 65, of Middletown, passed away April 25, 2015 at Rhode Island Hospital. She was married to the late Renton C. Rawnsley. She leaves behind three children and four grandchildren. Donations in her memory may be made to the St. Lucy’s Building Fund, 909 West Main Road, Middletown, RI 02842.

Agnes Elizabeth (Brigham) Silvestri, 94, of Newport, passed away April 23, 2015 at John Clarke Health Care Center, Middletown. She was the wife of the late John Silvestri. Donations in her memory may be made to the St. Joseph’s Church Soup Kitchen, 5 Mann Ave., Newport, RI 02840.

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