2018-08-02 / Obituaries

RECENT DEATHS

Lena M. Bettencourt 91, of Portsmouth, passed away July 26, 2018. She was the wife of the late John J. Bettencourt.

William Brown, 77, of Middletown, passed away, July 23, 2018. He was the husband of Lyn (Thomson) Brown. He was a U.S. Navy veteran. Mary Elizabeth Garrett, 85, of Middletown passed away July 25, 2018 at St. Clare, Newport. She was married to the late Cdr. John E. “Jack” Garrett.

John Phillip Guilfoyle III, 71, of Newport, passed away July 23, 2018 after a courageous battle with brain cancer. He was the husband of the late Mary Margaret Sullivan. He was a U.S. Navy veteran and served during the Vietnam era.

Edward James (Mac) McWeeney, 78, of Newport passed away July 29, 2018 at the Village House. He was formerly married to Susan McWeeney (Swistak). He was a U.S. Air Force veteran.

Gordon Leslie Murphy, 86, of Newport, passed away July 25, 2018. He was the husband of the late Katherine Alice Murphy. A Memorial Service to celebrate his life will be held on Oct. 12, 2018 at 3 p.m. at the Ida Lewis Yacht Club, Newport.

Pauline B. Olds, 93, of Westwood, N.J., formerly of Newport passed away July 23, 2018. She was the wife of the late Clarence F. “Bud” Olds.

Milton Alexander Young III, of Newport, passed away on his 70th birthday, July 21, 2018. He was a U.S. Army veteran and served 30 years in law enforcement. He was formerly married to Nancy F. Young.

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