Obituary: Ruth Doris McWhirter, 97

Ruth Doris McWhirter, 97, passed away Dec. 14, at the Masonicare Health Center, Wallingford, Conn.. Daughter of the late Edwin J. Roberts and Annie C. Osborn, she grew up in the Hyde Park section of Boston, where she married Alexander McWhirter. They were residents of...
Obituary: Walter V. ‘Popeye’ Jette, 95

Obituary: Walter V. ‘Popeye’ Jette, 95

Photo credit: Jeff Stevens Walter V. “Popeye” Jette, 95, passed away Dec. 12, at Kent Hospital in Warwick. He was the husband of the late Gladys H. “Ella” Jette. Born in Providence he was the son of the late Eva Rice. He worked for General Electric in Providence for...
Obituary: Doreen E. (Carter) McCall, 87

Obituary: Doreen E. (Carter) McCall, 87

Doreen E. (Carter) McCall, 87, of Shippeetown Road, passed away on Wednesday, Dec. 3, at home. She was the wife of the late Alfred E. McCall (retired chief of police for the Town of East Greenwich) for 55 years. She was born in New Bedford, Mass., the daughter of the...
Obituary: Virginia “Ginny” Pappagallo, 72

Obituary: Virginia “Ginny” Pappagallo, 72

Virginia “Ginny” Pappagallo, 72, passed away Monday, Nov. 24, surrounded by loving family and friends. Her husband and children held her hands as she passed. She is survived by her husband of 50 years, Frederick Pappagallo. Virginia was born in Providence and was the...
Obituary: Michael J. McNulty, 52

Obituary: Michael J. McNulty, 52

Michael J. McNulty, 52, of Woonsocket and East Greenwich, died Tuesday, Nov. 18. He was the husband of Margaret M. (Greenlund) McNulty, whom he married June 3, 1989. He was the son of Joan L. (Earley) McNulty of East Greenwich and the late John B. McNulty, Sr. Michael...