2017-05-11 / Obituaries


Lois (Neifert) Abromitis, 91, of Middletown, passed away May 5, 2017 at Newport Hospital.

Fay M. Kerins, 90, of Middletown, passed away May 5, 2017. She was a Rogers High School teacher for more than 20 years.

Joseph J. Nicholson, 98, of Newport, passed away May 8, 2017. He was the husband of the late Dorothy Reilly Nicholson. Born in the Fifth Ward, he put himself through college working at the Newport Country Club as the chief caddy. He joined the Navy the day after the attack on Pearl Harbor and served until the end of the war. His career as a lawyer spanned decades. Calling hours will be Friday, May 12, from 4-7 p.m. in the O’Neill-Hayes Funeral Home. A Mass of Christian burial will be held May 13, at 10 a.m. at St. Joseph’s Church.

Beverley Teral Park, 73, of Newport, passed away May 3, 2017 at Newport Hospital.

Shirley Anne Roos, 90, of Newport, passed away on May 6, 2017, at the Grand Islander Healthcare Facility. She was the wife of Casper Roos. Calling hours will be Monday, May 15, from 5-7 p.m. at Memorial Funeral Home. Her memorial service will be held at Trinity Church on May 16, at 10:30 a.m.

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