Obituary: Rita Elizabeth (Lepry) Russo, 94

Rita Elizabeth (Lepry) Russo, was born on June 28th, 1926, to Louis and Annie Lepry of Warwick. She passed away peacefully on July 10, at the home of her daughter Annie McGowan. Rita grew up in Warwick and graduated from Lockwood High School in 1944 after which she...
Obituary: Anthony Serafino Picchione, 75

Obituary: Anthony Serafino Picchione, 75

Anthony Serafino Picchione, known to his oldest friends as Butch and to others as Tony, passed away on July 8 after a prolonged battle with lung disease. He was predeceased by his wife of 51 years Jacqueline Ann Picchione who died nearly one year prior. It was a...

Obituary: William C. Stafford Sr., 97

William C. Stafford Sr., 97, of East Greenwich passed away on July 4. He was the husband of the late Ann (Duggan) Stafford and the father of the late William Stafford Jr. and Elizabeth Huling. He is survived by his son Thomas E Stafford of East Greenwich, 7...
Obituary: James B. Compton, 89

Obituary: James B. Compton, 89

James B. Compton, 89, of East Greenwich, passed away peacefully on June 29. He was the beloved husband of Ellen (Cheney) Compton for 58 years, father to Russell, Peter, and Adam, father in-law to Alexandra and Sarah, and “Opa” to grandchildren Jack, Charlie,...

Obituary: Margaret “Peggy” Forman, 91

Margaret “Peggy” Forman, 91, of Sleepy Hollow Road, East Greenwich, died peacefully in her home on June 26. Born January 14, 1929, in Brooklyn, N.Y., to Mary (Harrison) and Ignatius Frohbose, she went on the marry John H. Forman, Sr. (1928-2007), a Navy Seabee, in...

Obituary: Arlene Dorothy (Volpe) Seraichyk

Arlene Dorothy (Volpe) Seraichyk of Jamestown passed away peacefully on June 25, surrounded by her loved ones. Arlene was born in Providence in 1933 to Italian immigrant parents, Al and Jean Volpe. As a child (and adult) she held a distinct interest in all things...