2017-05-04 / Obituaries

RECENT DEATHS

Cole Livingston Adams, 90, of Portsmouth, passed away April 28, 2017, at Newport Hospital. He was the husband of the late Gilda (Carvalho) Adams and the late Esther Mudd. He was a U. S. Navy veteran.

Beatrice M. Digovanni, 88, of Middletown, died Friday, April 28, 2017, at The Village House of Newport. She was the wife of the late Frank Robert Digovanni.

Betty Jean (Westgate) Foss, 80, of Middletown, passed away April 24, 2017.

Doris C. Gaines Hasting, 80, of Portsmouth, passed away April 29, 2017 at Newport Hospital. She was the wife of the late Donald L. Hasting.

Marie A. Horkey, 64, of Middletown, passed away May 1, 2017 at Miriam Hospital, Providence. She was the wife of David Horkey. Calling hours will be Thursday, May 4, from 2-5 p.m. at Memorial Funeral Home. A graveside service will be May 5, at 10 a.m. at Newport Memorial Park, Vaucluse Avenue, Middletown.

Alfred “DoDo” Sutton Jackson, 91, of Newport, passed away April 26, 2017. He was the husband of Ella Virginia (Netter) Jackson. Calling hours will be Friday May 5, from 4 – 8 p.m. at the Memorial Funeral Home. His funeral will be May 6, at 9 a.m. at the Community Baptist Church, 50 Dr. Marcus Wheatland Blvd.

Mary Ellen (Noodles) Newbury, 74, of Newport, passed away April 27, 2017. She was the wife of the late Stephen C. O’Rourke Jr.

Doris J. Occaso, 98, of Newport, passed away April 27, 2017 after a brief illness at Newport Hospital. She was the wife of the late Charles J. “Carl” Occaso. Services were private.

Anna M. (Marcello) Parente, 89, of Middletown and Palm Beach Gardens, Fla., passed away April 26, 2017. She was the wife of the late Francis John Parente Sr.

William Perry, 91, of Portsmouth, passed away April 29, 2017 at Newport Hospital. He was the husband of the late Ruth (Anderson/ Sebastiao) Perry and Pauline (Boucher) Perry. He was a U.S. Navy World War II veteran.

Susan L Stroup, 62, of Middletown, passed away April 28, 2017 at Royal Middletown Nursing Center, Middletown. She was a dedicated member of the VFW Auxiliary Middletown Post for more than 30 years. Calling hours will be Thursday, May 4, from 4 -7 p.m. at Memorial Funeral Home, with a memorial service at 6:30 p.m. at the funeral home.

Edward P. Tick, 85, of Newport, passed away April 27, 2017. He was the husband of the late Arlene Cohen Tick.

Mary Elizabeth (Ruggeri) Winters, 96, of Newport, passed away April 30, 2017 at the Grand Islander Health Center, Middletown. She was the wife of the late Francis (Frank) C. Winters. Calling hours will be Thursday, May 4, from 4 – 6 p.m. at O’Neill-Hayes Funeral Home. Her funeral service will be May 5 at 10 a.m. at the funeral home.

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