2015-12-23 / Obituaries

RECENT DEATHS

Fred D. Bally, 92, of Newport, passed away Dec. 17, 2015 at the John Clarke Retirement & Nursing Center, Middletown. He was the husband of the late Mary (Nowak) Bally. He was a U.S. Army veteran and retired as superintendent of the U. S. Postal branch in Middletown after 34 years of service. Donations in his memory may be made to the St. Joseph Church Food Pantry, 5 Mann Ave., Newport, RI 02840.

Patricia A. Fucilli, 63, of Middletown, passed away Dec. 18, 2015 at home after a 15-year battle with cancer. She leaves behind Harry, her husband; three children, Heather Raposa, David Raposa (Lisa), and Matthew Raposa, all of Rhode Island, and five grandchildren. Donations in her memory may be made to the American Cancer Society, P.O. Box 22478, Oklahoma City, OK 73123.

Arlene Elizabeth Mulligan, 82, of Portsmouth, passed away Dec. 17, 2015 at Charlton Memorial Hospital, Fall River. She was the wife of Craig Mulligan. Donations in her memory may be made to Visiting Nurse Services of Newport & Bristol Counties, 1184 East Main Road, Portsmouth, RI 02871.

Edward M. O’Brien, 87, of Jamestown, passed away Dec. 15, 2015 at Kent County Hospital, Warwick. He leaves behind his children, Colleen Wheeler of Mass. and Stephen O’Brien (Kristine), and a grandson, Sean Patrick O’Brien, of Middletown. Donations in his memory may be made to the American Heart Association, One State St., Suite 200, Providence, RI 02908.

Louise C. Pagano, 78, of Middletown, passed away Dec. 11, 2015 at the Grand Islander. She leaves behind her children, Jayne Roderiques (Dean) of Portsmouth, and Robert Pagano (Andrea); five grandchildren; and her former husband, Frank Pagano. Donations in her memory may be made to the Alzheimer's Association, 245 Waterman St., Suite 306, Providence, RI 02906.

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