2017-11-16 / Obituaries

RECENT DEATHS

James R. Chapman Jr., 67 of Newport, passed away on Nov. 8, 2017. A Mass of Christian Burial will be held Friday, Nov. 17, at 10 a.m. at St. Augustin’s Church.

Charles W. Donovan, 88, of Newport, passed away on Nov. 12, 2017 at home. He was the husband of the late Francoise (LaRue) Donovan.

Wayne E. Farnum, 72, of MIddletown, passed away on Nov. 11, 2017. He was the husband of Margaret (Spaulding) Farnum. Calling hours will be held Thursday, Nov. 16, 5-7 p.m. at Memorial Funeral Home. Funeral services will be held Friday, Nov. 17 at 11 a.m. in St. Columba’s Memorial Chapel.

Mildred “Milly” Keenan, 93, of Newport, passed away Nov. 9, 2017.

Charles Lasky, 84, of Newport, passed away on Nov. 11, 2017. He was the husband of Miriam Dress Lasky.

Mary Lavoie, 79, of Newport, passed away Nov. 10, 2017. She was the wife of the late Joseph Lavoie.

Veronica (nee Wassel) Maus, 91, passed away on Nov. 6, 2017 at the Grand Islander Nursing Home. She was the wife of the late John (Jack) Raymond Maus. Calling hours will be Thursday, Nov. 30, from 5-7 p.m. at Memorial Funeral. A Memorial Mass of Christian Burial will be Dec. 1, at 10 a.m. in St. Mary’s Church.

Frank “Red” McCauley, 79, of Newport, passed away Nov. 9, 2017 at the Village House Nursing and Rehabilitation Center. He was the husband of Wava McCauley.

Dorothy E. “Dottie” (Mendes) Rebello, 96 of Middletown passed away Nov. 6, 2017 in the John Clarke Nursing Center. She was the wife of the late Edward Rebello.

Paul Dennis Seveney, 84, passed away at Newport Hospital on Nov. 9, 2017.

Deborah Mary Strattner, 64, of Newport passed away peacefully Nov. 9, 2017 at home surrounded by her family after a battle with cancer. She was the wife of Paul Mott Strattner.

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