2016-08-11 / Obituaries


Lucia M. (Amaral) Arruda, 63, of Portsmouth, passed away Aug. 7, 2016 at Newport Hospital. She leaves behind her husband, Edmond J. “Jack” Arruda, her son, Nicholas Arruda of Portsmouth, her daughter, Elise Arruda Laorenza (Alexander) of Barrington, and three grandchildren. Calling hours will be Thursday, Aug. 11, from 4-7 p.m. at Memorial Funeral Home. Her funeral service will be Friday, Aug. 12, at 9 a.m. at Memorial Funeral Home. Donations in her memory may be made to the Alzheimer’s Association of RI, 245 Waterman St., # 306, Providence, RI 02906.

Kathleen C. (Warsaw) Semenchuk, 69, of Middletown, passed away Aug. 4, 2016 at Newport Hospital after a battle with cancer. She was the partner of the late Harry L. Walker Jr. She leaves behind her daughter, Dawn Semenchuk. Her memorial service will take place on Wednesday, Aug. 17, at 10 a.m. at St. Mary’s Church, Newport.

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