2015-11-25 / Obituaries

Recent Deaths

Barbara L. (Lewis) Angel, 91, of Middletown, passed away Nov. 18, 2015 at St. Clare Home, Newport. She was the wife of the late William K. Angel. She leaves behind her children, Robert Angel of Portsmouth, Steven Angel of Cumberland, RI, Roy Angel of Mass., and Janet Angel of Middletown; nine grandchildren; and two great-grandchildren. A memorial service will be held Friday, Nov. 27, at 11 a.m. in the First Presbyterian Church. Donations in her memory may be made to St. Clare Home, 309 Spring St., Newport, RI 02840.

Dorothy J. (Clowes) Barnes, 77, of Portsmouth, passed away Nov. 22, 2015 at Grand Islander Health Care Center of Middletown. She was the wife of the late Chief Petty Officer, Donald M. Barnes, USN. She leaves behind her son, Donald Barnes (Melody), of Portsmouth, and grandson Joshua Barnes. Donations in her memory may be made to the Portsmouth Rescue Wagon Fund, P.O. Box 806, Portsmouth, RI 02871.

Frederick W. Gauch, 86, passed away unexpectedly Nov. 16, 2015 at Rhode Island Hospital. He leaves behind his wife, Sarah (Mathison)

Gauch, four children, and seven grandchildren. (He was a veteran of the Korean War.

Louis R. Groves, 79, of Newport, passed away Nov. 19, 2015 at Village House Nursing Home, Newport. He leaves behind his wife, Evelyn H. Mahoney, and two children.

James P. Kivlehan, 80, of Newport, passed away Nov. 17, 2015 at the Grand Islander Center, Middletown. He was the husband of Rosemary L. (Cain) Kardel Kivlehan. He served in the U.S. Army during Korean War and as a police officer at the Newport Naval Base for 15 years, retiring in 2001. Besides his wife, he leaves his stepchildren, Susan Gustaitis (Brian) of Wakefield, Charlotte Greene (James) of Calif., Michael Kardel (Que) of Penn., Joan Kardel of Middletown, Patricia Arroyo (Jose) of Newport and Elizabeth Nelson (Richard Jenkins) of Middletown, several stepgrandchildren and great-grandchildren. Donations in his memory may be made to the James L. Maher Center, 120 Hillside Ave., Newport, RI 02840.

Ettore 'Hector' Guido Marcucci, 92, of Newport, passed away Nov.

19, 2015 at home. He leaves his wife, Pauline (Munafo) Marcucci; four children, Terri (Michael) Fitch of Newport, Cheryl (Arthur) Maine of Wakefield, Polly (Kenneth) Hadfield of N.J., and Paul Marcucci of Fall River; four grandchildren; and four great-grandchildren. He was a U.S. Navy veteran of World War II.

Mary Madeline (Medeiros) Nunes, 93, of Middletown, passed away Nov. 18, 2015 at home. She leaves behind her husband, Frank (Larry) Nunes; her children, Susan Nunes of Conn., Diane Kerins (Brian) of Fla., Theresa Kali (Chris) of Middletown, and Mary Ellen Helger (Norman) of Portsmouth; seven grandchildren and seven great- grandchildren. She was preceded in death by her son, Francis L. Nunes. She served the Town of Middletown as a councilwoman for 20 years. Donations in her memory may be made to Visiting Nurse Services of Newport and Bristol Counties, 1184 East Main Road, Portsmouth, RI 02871.

Antone J. Silvia Sr., 94, of Portsmouth, passed away Nov. 19, 2015 at home. He was the husband of the late Belmira Agnes (Miranda) Silvia. He leaves behind his son, Antone J. Silvia, Jr. (Regina) of Little Compton, his daughter, Agnes Silvia of Portsmouth, and two grandchildren.

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