Obituary: Alan Stuart Cameron, 78

by | Oct 19, 2021

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Alan Stuart Cameron, 78, of Narragansett, passed on at his home surrounded by his loving family on October 14, after a courageous battle with cancer. He was the loving husband and best friend of Elizabeth Brothers Cameron for 57 years.

He was the son of the late Alice Sjoberg and John E. Cameron, and the brother of the late John F. Cameron. He graduated from South Kingstown High School, Providence College, and Lee Institute for Real Estate. After a 15-year career with Columbus National Bank as vice president, Alan established A.S. Cameron Realty, Ltd., in East Greenwich in 1978, then merged with J.S.W. Lillibridge in 1980, forming Cameron & Lillibridge Realtors at 110 King Street in East Greenwich (the old jail).

An Eagle Scout, Alan served as a cubmaster of Pack 3 in East Greenwich. He coached all of his children in youth sports. He was a charter member and past president of North Kingstown Rotary Club, East Greenwich Fire Commissioner for six years, served on the East Greenwich Development Commission, was past president and director of Kent Washington Board of Realtors and former director of R.I. Association of Realtors.

He is survived by his wife Betty, his 6 children, John F. Cameron (Dawne), Jeffrey A. Cameron, Kathleen O’Neil (Kevin), Margaret O’Rourke (Michael), Susan Cameron Kiernan, and Christine Palmieri (Scott), and 16 beloved grandchildren, Jordan and Colin Cameron, Cole, Layla and Amelia Cameron, Jack and Caroline O’Neil, Rian, Abigail and Isabel O’Rourke, Patrick, Maeve and Quinn Kiernan, and Meg, Grace and Luke Palmieri.

Calling hours will be held at Avery-Storti Funeral Home in Wakefield from 4 to 7 p.m. Tuesday, Oct. 19. Mass of Christian Burial at St. Mary’s Star of the Sea Church, Narragansett at 10 a.m. on Wednesday, Oct. 20. Burial will be private.

In lieu of flowers, donations may be made in Alan’s name to The Tomorrow Fund, 593 Eddy St., Providence, or St. Jude’s Children’s Research Hospital.

You can leave an online condolence at Avery-Storti Funeral Home website HERE.

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5 Comments

  1. Diane

    So sorry for your loss Betty and family.
    Diane Dixon

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  2. Bruce Mastracchio

    Our condolences to the Cameron Family during this trying time. May they take solace in the memories of the good times they all shared, and, in remembering, keep Alan alive in their hearts.

    Bruce and Elaine Mastracchio

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  3. Gregory Dantas

    The Real Estate community was fortunate to share Alan with his Beloved Family for past 45+ Years. God Bless

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  4. Joan M Chadwell

    My condolences go out to the Cameron family. Betty, you are especially in my thoughts and prayers. May God give you the strength and courage needed at this sad time. Joan M. Chadwell

    Reply
  5. Donna RICE

    So sorry for your loss. May your memories help you to get through this difficult time.
    Cliff and Donna Rice

    Reply

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