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October 21st, 2014

Laureano A. Morales

October 21, 2014

Laureano A. Morales

PAWTUCKET - Laureano A. Morales, 78, passed away Saturday, October 18, 2014 after an illness. He was born in El Salvador, a son of the late Valereano de Jesus Arevalo and Silveiria Ester Morales and has resided in Rhode Island since 1976. He had been employed at the former Healthtex of Pawtucket and at Chinette of East Providence before retiring.

Doris L. Shea

October 21, 2014

Doris L. Shea

PAWTUCKET - Doris L. (Plamondon) Shea, 89, passed away peacefully with her family by her side on Friday, October 17, 2014. She was the beloved wife of the late Edwin L. Shea. Born in Pawtucket, she was a daughter of the late Oscar A. and Emma (Camire) Plamondon.
Doris was a seamstress at Health-Tex for nearly forty years until its closing. She will always be remembered as a strong woman and for her great sense of humor. Doris was an avid Red Sox fan; devoted Bingo player and enjoyed spending time with her family and friends.

George Matook

October 21, 2014

George Matook

October 20th

Pawtucket fire leaves 12 people homeless

October 20, 2014

PAWTUCKET – A suspicious fire in the hallway of a multifamily property at 15 Nickerson St. left 12 people temporarily homeless Sunday night and caused two of the occupants to flee their apartments on fire escapes, according to fire officials.

Pawtucket Fire Department Battalion Chief Steven Tanguay said arriving units for the 11:42 p.m. call spotted two of the building’s residents in the windows of their apartments after their exit had been blocked by the fire and smoke in the hallway of the building.

John Amaral

October 20, 2014

John Amaral

PAWTUCKET - John Amaral, 85, passed away surrounded by his loving family on Saturday, October 18, 2014. He was the beloved husband of Jeannette M. (Lacoursiere) Amaral for sixty-three years. Born in Rehoboth, he was the son of the late Sylvester and Maria "Susie" (Oliveira) Amaral. John was a trailer truck driver for American Insulated Wire, Pawtucket for forty-six years before retiring in 1994.

Arthur C. Beaucage Jr

October 20, 2014

Arthur C. Beaucage Jr

PAWTUCKET - Arthur C. Beaucage Jr, "Charlie", 77 passed on October 18th.
He was the son of the late Arthur and Antoinetta (DeLuca) Beaucage.
Charlie had been employed by the City of Pawtucket Water Dept. for over 20 years.
He is survived by four sons, Arthur, Michael, Norman and Raymond Beaucage, a brother, Thomas Beaucage and his wife, Marie of Pawtucket, his former wife Mary (Silva) Beaucage, nine grandchildren, several great grandchildren, nieces, nephews and dear friends. He was the brother of the late Ida, Ralph and John Rescingo, Albert and Joseph Beaucage.

Jeannette R. Scungio

October 20, 2014

Jeannette R. Scungio

LINCOLN - Jeannette R. Scungio, 74, of Lincoln passed into eternal life on October 18, 2014. She was the wife of the late Samuel Scungio.
For the full obituary please visit www.manningheffern.com

Frank Allsup

October 20, 2014

Frank Allsup

PAWTUCKET - Frank Allsup went home to God on October 14, 2014. He was born in Providence, Rhode Island on November 30, 1925. He was pre-deceased by his dad, James Allsup, Mother Jessie Golledge Allsup and sisters, Edith Allsup, Evelyn Goodman Ogden and Joyce Ogden. Frank was a very loving husband, son, brother, father, grandfather and friend to many.

Frank Allsup

October 20, 2014

Frank Allsup

PAWTUCKET - Frank Allsup went home to God on October 14, 2014. He was born in Providence, Rhode Island on November 30, 1925. He was pre-deceased by his dad, James Allsup, Mother Jessie Golledge Allsup and sisters, Edith Allsup, Evelyn Goodman Ogden and Joyce Ogden. Frank was a very loving husband, son, brother, father, grandfather and friend to many.

Frank Allsup

October 20, 2014

Frank Allsup

PAWTUCKET - Frank Allsup went home to God on October 14, 2014. He was born in Providence, Rhode Island on November 30, 1925. He was pre-deceased by his dad, James Allsup, Mother Jessie Golledge Allsup and sisters, Edith Allsup, Evelyn Goodman Ogden and Joyce Ogden. Frank was a very loving husband, son, brother, father, grandfather and friend to many.

October 19th

Not your grandma's bingo

October 19, 2014

CRANSTON – It’s early in the evening in a sprawling, split-level hall off Elmwood Avenue, and the crowd is still filing in, a freaky stream of drag queens and cross-dressers, Halloween-season witches, a nun, the pope, a couple of folks in banana costumes, and the later it gets the stranger they become. Eventually, the once and possibly future Providence Mayor Vincent A.

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Lincoln High Tennis | Quite the turnaround: Lions capture Division II title after back-to-back winless seasons

October 19, 2014

PAWTUCKET-- The final shot signified the astounding turnaround the Lincoln High girls' tennis program has made in the span of just 12 months.


On match point, senior co-captain Tallia Akay knocked a backhand off the net cord, and it barely trickled over. When the ball bounced softly on the side of South Kingstown senior Annie Madden, her Lions' teammates scrambled through the gate on the wooded side of Slater Park's Mike Kenny Courts to rush Akay.

October 18th

Tolman High Football | TY-REAL DEAL: Whitaker, Vargulish help Tigers top Mt. Pleasant with comeback

October 18, 2014


PAWTUCKET – Tyreal Whitaker and Jason Vargulish worked some magic on Friday night, combining for two touchdown passes in the second half that propelled Tolman to a dramatic 18-15 victory over Mount Pleasant.
 
Trailing 15-6 at halftime, Tolman cut into its deficit when Whitaker found Vargulish open for a 24-yard touchdown reception midway through the third quarter.
 

October 17th

Ronald P. Skurka

October 17, 2014

Ronald P. Skurka

PAWTUCKET - Ronald P. Skurka, 68, passed away peacefully on Sunday, October 12, 2014. He was the beloved husband of Suzanne (Taveira) Rigley-Skurka. Born in Cumberland, he was a son of the late John and Irene (Henault) Skurka.

Edward J. Sullivan

October 17, 2014

Edward J. Sullivan

CUMBERLAND - Edward J. Sullivan, 88, formerly of Cumberland, died Thursday, October 16, 2014, at the Village at Waterman Lake. He was the beloved husband of the late Alice (Burns) Sullivan.
Born in Providence, he was the son of the late John and Anna (Werbicki) Sullivan.

Mary A. Brunelle

October 17, 2014

Mary A. Brunelle

PAWTUCKET - Mary A. (Grylls) Brunelle, 73, passed away Friday, October 17, 2014. She was the beloved wife of Gerard R. Brunelle for forty-eight years. A lifelong resident of Pawtucket, she was a daughter of the late William and Mary A. (Maine) Grylls.
Besides her husband, she leaves a son, Gerard W. Brunelle; a daughter, Mary L. Brunelle and five grandchildren, Mary Beth, Justin, Courtney and Christopher Brunelle and Matthew Hawes all of Pawtucket. She was the sister of the late William Grylls.

Edward F. "Ted" Wall

October 17, 2014

Edward F. "Ted" Wall

CUMBERLAND - Edward F. "Ted" Wall, 77, died peacefully on Tuesday, October 14, 2014 at the Philip Hulitar Center, Providence, after a brief illness. He was the fiancée of Jean Ayers of Cumberland, the love of his life, and the husband of the late Claire Migneault. He was born in Cumberland, the son of the late Leo and Grace (Mowry) Wall. He was a warehouseman in local paper supply companies until retiring in 1981.

Annie W. McLachlan

October 17, 2014

Annie W. McLachlan

NORTH PROVIDENCE - Annie W. McLachlan, 100, died October 16, 2014 at Hopkins Manor. She was born in Kilmarnick, Scotland. Daughter of the late Charles and Jessie (Allan) McLachlan. She came to this country in 1928 and settled in Pawtucket. She was employed by Brown & Sharpe for 43 years until her retirement in 1979. Mrs. McLachlan was a member of Woodlawn Baptist Church and King's Daughters. She was an avid traveler.
She is survived by several nieces and nephews. Sister of the late Robert and George McLachlan, Berthya Jessiman, Jessie Davis and Jane Bennett.

October 16th

Man injured in bat attack

October 16, 2014

PAWTUCKET – A Providence man struck his brother in the head with a baseball bat several times following a dispute late Wednesday, police said.

Amancio C. Gomes, 39, of Providence, was at his brother's apartment at 193 Newell Ave. around 10:40 p.m. Wednesday when the two got into a disagreement over “some disrespect that was going on regarding familial relationships,” police Maj. Arthur Martins said.

Ora Potter

October 16, 2014

Ora Potter

PAWTUCKET- Ora (Boulais) Potter, 88 a long-time resident of Pawtucket, died peacefully in her sleep on Thursday, July 3, 2014 in Apollo Beach, Florida where she had been residing for the last 3 years.
She was the wife of the late Galen (Bud) Potter. She was the daughter of the late Albert and Rose (Plante) Boulais.