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October 7th, 2011

G. Eileen Dickie

October 7, 2011

G. Eileen Dickie
CUMBERLAND - G. Eileen Dickie, 90, of Cumberland, died Thursday at Rhode Island Hospital. Born in the Valley Falls section of Cumberland, she was a daughter of the late Thomas W. and Sarah (Morgan) Dickie.
Miss Dickie was employed as a machine operator for Hindley Manufacturing for many years prior to her retirement in 1986. She was an avid sports person and animal lover.

Charles W. Therrien

October 7, 2011

Charles W. Therrien
LINCOLN - Charles W. Therrien, Sr., 91, of Albion Road died Wednesday, October 5, 2011 at Cherry Hill Manor Nursing & Rehabilitation Center, Johnston. He was the husband of the late Barbara L. (Woolf) Therrien.
Born in Boston, MA, a son of the late Louis G. and Marie A. (Greene) Therrien, he had lived in Lincoln for the past 50 years.
Mr. Therrien was a Train Master for Amtrak for many years before retiring. He was a World War II Coast Guard veteran.

Evelyn L. Rummery

October 7, 2011

Evelyn L. Rummery
Evelyn L. Rummery, 81 of Pawtucket died Thursday at the Philip Hulitar Inpatient Center surrounded by her loving family. Born in East Providence she was the daughter of the late Charles and Florence (Givens) Sinnett. She has been a resident of Pawtucket since 1952.
Prior to her retirement in 1992 Evelyn worked at Beatrix Jewelry Company in Pawtucket.

Luis A. Lopes

October 7, 2011

Luis A. Lopes
PAWTUCKET - Luis A. Lopes, 73, passed away peacefully on Wednesday, October 5, 2011 at Summit Commons surrounded by his family. He was the husband of Zulmira H. (da Rosa) Lopes.
The son of Antonio and Celestina Lopes, he was born in Penalva do Castelo, Portugal. Mr. Lopes resided in Pawtucket with his wife for 47 years.
Besides his wife, he leaves three siblings, Genésio Lopes (Cumberland), Berta Costa (Cumberland), and Clotilde Lopes (Portugal) as well as several nieces and nephews.

October 6th

Born autistic, J.J. is still ‘just an ordinary little boy’

October 6, 2011

PAWTUCKET – As dusk settled over Slater Park early Monday evening, Cub Scout Pack 3 leader Caroline Strange asked her boys to “place your seats” on the grass outside the playground and beging stretching out their arms and legs.
After all, she told the contingent, you can't sprint a few 25-yard jaunts without a proper warm-up.
“Is this a race?” asked one cub, to which Strange responded, “Yes, it is.”
“What's the prize?” queried the same boy.
“You can stay in the troop,” replied Strange, obviously holding in a chuckle.

Council OKs downtown zoning changes

October 6, 2011

PAWTUCKET — With no discussion or debate, the City Council on Wednesday gave final approval to proposed changes in the city’s zoning ordinances that have to do with parking, dimensional requirements and permitting in the downtown.
The zoning amendments, drafted by the Planning Department and based on recommendations from a consultant’s study, are designed to provide more flexibility for developers and business owners who have projects in the commercial downtown district.

Wayne Freeman

October 6, 2011

Wayne Freeman
PAWTUCKET - Wayne Freeman, 70, passed October 4th at the Memorial Hospital.
Wayne was the son of the late Valentino and Dorothy (Santos) Freeman.
He had been employed by the Peter Karen Company, School House Candy and Providence Metalizing for many years.

October 5th

Raiders belt Clippers

October 5, 2011

PAWTUCKET –— Shea High has slipped its sports car engine into high gear as the soccer season heads into its final three weeks of league play.
The Raiders cruised to a 5-2 victory over Cumberland on Wednesday in a match that featured some controversy and a surprising push by the Clippers that created a 2-2 stalemate early in the second half.

Big weekend in Division II-B

October 5, 2011

Weekends don’t get any bigger than this one when it comes to the race for the Division II-B title and the other three playoffs spots up for grabs.
On Friday night, Tolman carries its 3-0 record into Pariseau Field for a 7 p.m. contest against Mount Hope (2-1), while on Saturday afternoon, the division’s other 3-0 team, West Warwick, hosts St. Raphael (2-1) in a 1:30 p.m. affair.

Will realigment result in major shakeup in ’12?

October 5, 2011

Seems the Interscholastic League is revising its realignment policies, which could be interpreted as a sign that the state’s governing body for high school athletics is not turning a deaf ear when its constituents speak up.
Sticking primarily with how these tweaks impact the football side, the idea of altering everything from how often realignment takes place to the specific formula that mathematically helps place teams in one division as opposed to another is something that will surely help to keep the overall product fresh.

Carol L. Choches-O'Brien

October 5, 2011

Carol L. Choches-O'Brien
SOUTH KINGSTOWN - A MEMORIAL RECEPTION "Carol's Smile" was held Sunday, September 11, 2011 at the South Kingstown Land Trust, Wakefield, RI for Carol L. Choches-O'Brien who passed away August 25 at home.
Born August 24, 1954 and raised in Pawtucket, a cherished daughter of Lillian M. and the late Walter S. Choches. She was the beloved wife of 36 years to Stephen B. O'Brien.

Claire M. Plamondon

October 5, 2011

Claire M. Plamondon

Eileen Dickey

October 5, 2011

G. Eileen Dickey
CUMBERLAND - G. Eileen Dickey, 90, of Cumberland, died Thursday at Rhode Island Hospital. Born in the Valley Falls section of Cumberland, she was a daughter of the late Thomas W. and Sarah (Morgan) Dickey.
Miss Dickey was employed as a machine operator for Hindley Manufacturing for many years prior to her retirement in 1986. She was an avid sports person and animal lover.

Ann M. McBride

October 5, 2011

Ann M. McBride
PAWTUCKET - Ann M. McBride, 90, formerly of Pawtucket died October 3, 2011 in Florida.
Mrs. McBride was born in Pawtucket, the daughter of the late Jacob and Maria (LaSalla) Day. She was a secretary at the Memorial Hospital in Pawtucket for over twenty five years.
Mrs. McBride is survived by her son Ronald Mandolfi and his wife Stella of Delray Beach, Florida. She also leaves her granddaughter Lori Ann Mandolfi of Lincoln, her great grandchildren Meagan and Emily O'Connor and several nieces and nephews. She was the grandmother of the late Joseph Mandolfi.

Joaquim Patricio

October 5, 2011

Joaquim Patricio
CUMBERLAND - Joaquim "Jack" Patricio, 83, of Castle Gate Road died Tuesday,October 4, 2011 at Life Care Center of Attleboro, Attleboro, MA. He was the beloved husband of Joan (Griffin) Patricio.
Born in Pawtucket, a son of the late Jose and Maria (Cabral) Patricio, he had lived in Cumberland for the past 50 years.
Mr. Patricio was the Vice President of Operations for the former Paramount Press,Lincoln for 30 years, retiring in 1987.
He was a World War II Navy Veteran, and he was a communicant of St. Aidan's Church, Cumberland.

October 4th

Tolman, Moses Brown battle to 2-2 soccer title

October 4, 2011

PROVIDENCE — Following his team’s 2-2 tie against Moses Brown on Tuesday afternoon at Wasserman Field, Tolman head coach Jack Couto was asked if the stalemate fell into the category of a good tie or a bad one.
“It was a good tie considering the way we played. Moses Brown scored seven minutes into the game, so we weren’t ready,” Couto said. “We still get the point and we're still undefeated, but they aren’t playing great right now. We need to pick it up.”

St. Ray's plans to name AD by end of month

October 4, 2011

PAWTUCKET – If everything goes according to plan, St. Raphael Academy will have a new athletic director in place by month’s end, says President-Principal Maryann Donohue-Lynch.
Such a finite timeline speaks to the confidence Donohue-Lynch has in the five-person search committee she herself handpicked. The committee will recommend candidates and advise school administrators about a successor to Bruce Gammell, whose departure in August created an opening.

Cumberland boys remain unbeaten, win division title

October 4, 2011

CUMBERLAND — Longtime coaches John Menna of Lincoln and Joe Bennett of Smithfield have had their share of success over the years in their respective programs and enjoy winning just as much as anyone else.
But neither coach was concerned about beating unbeaten Cumberland on Tuesday in a Northern Division dual-meet finale at the Monastery. The primary concern for Menna and Bennett was on the competition between their two teams.

Jacqueline E. Gadziala

October 4, 2011

Jacqueline E. Gadziala
PAWTUCKET - Jacqueline E. Gadziala 81, of the John E. Fogarty Manor Roosevelt Avenue passed away Friday September 30, 2011 at her residence. She was the beloved wife of the late Henry J. Gadziala Sr.
Born in Pawtucket she was a daughter of the late Oscar and Blanche (Hamel) Lanoue. She was a life long resident of Pawtucket.
Before retiring she was employed by the former Mc Connell and Carpenter Jewelry Co. as an Accounts Payable Clerk.
Mrs. Gadziala was a member of the Fogarty Manor Tenants Association.

Madeline A. Ramos

October 4, 2011

Madeline A. Ramos
SEEKONK - Madeline Alice Ramos, 79, of Seekonk, MA, passed away Tuesday, October 04, 2011. She was the wife of Fernando Ramos.

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