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Nicholas S. Mancieri, 92, of Bristol

Nicholas S. Mancieri, age 92, of Harker Avenue, Bristol, died Friday, March 21, 2014, at the Phillip Hulitar Inpatient Care Center, Providence, surrounded by his loving family. He was the husband of the late Mary Theresa (Alves) Mancieri. Born in Bristol and a lifelong resident, he was a son of the late Saverio and Margherita

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Cosmo R. Castigliego, 93, of Bristol

Cosmo R. Castigliego, age 93 of Bristol, passed away Friday, March 21, 2014 at the VA Medical Center, Providence. He was the beloved husband of Mary (Lepre) Castigliego, his wife of 65 years.  Born and raised in Bristol and a lifelong resident, he was a son of the late Matteo and Luigina (Murgo) Castigliego. He

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Mary A. Recupero, 89, of Bristol

Mrs. Mary A. (Anania) Recupero, age 89, of 1248 Hope St., Bristol, died Tuesday, March 11, 2014, at Miriam Hospital, Providence.  She was the wife of the late Anthony Recupero, her husband of 55 years, who died in 2001. Born in Bristol and a lifelong resident, she was a daughter of the late Anthony and

Frank V. Francis

Frank V. Francis, 45, Bristol

Mr. Frank V. Francis, age 45, of 18 Glenview Drive, Bristol, died peacefully Wednesday, March 12, 2014, at his home, surrounded by his loving family.  He was the husband of Wendy J. (Greer) Francis, his wife of 15 years.  Born in Providence and a lifelong resident of Bristol, he was the son of Frank and

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Nancy D. Davis, 45, of Bristol

Nancy D. Davis, 45, of Bristol, died unexpectedly Monday, March 10, 2014, at Rhode Island Hospital. She was the beloved wife of Armand J. DeBlois III, and mother of Claire Elyse DeBlois and Armand J. DeBlois IV. Born in Providence, a daughter of Robert and N. Diane (Pelland) Davis, she also leaves behind her siblings,

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Henry Rogers , 88, of Bristol

Henry Rogers, 88, of Cole Street, Bristol, passed away on Saturday, March 8, 2014. He leaves his beloved wife of 66 years, Leonora “Lee” (Estrella) Rogers; his son, Daniel, and his wife, Janice; his daughter, Nancy Bush, and her husband, Kevin; three loving granddaughters, Kristen Rogers, Julie Rogers and Rebecca Bush; and great-grandson, Elijah Rogers.


Joseph Hector “Herky” Masse , 91, of Bristol

Mr. Joseph Hector “Herky” Masse, 91, of Bristol, and formerly of New Bedford, passed away Monday, March 10, 2014. He was born in New Bedford on Oct. 21, 1922,  to parents Donat and Alpheda (Desruisseaux) Masse. He was married to Mary L. (Dyer) Masse and Francoise E. (Noury) Masse, both deceased. Hector grew up on


Russell G. Lundstrom Sr., 94, of Bristol

Russell G. Lundstrom Sr., 94, of Bristol passed away on Friday, March 7, 2014. Born in Worcester, Mass., he was a son of the late Ernest and Signe (Lindstrom) Lundstrom, and beloved husband of Lorraine J. (Roberts) Lundstrom. He started at the age of 17 as an office boy for Anchorage, now known as Dyer


Ethan Ensign DuBois, 60, of Bristol

CDR Ethan Ensign DuBois (USNR), 60, of Bristol, passed away peacefully at home on Friday, March 7, 2014. Ethan was the loving husband of Linda Lou Borges-DuBois, the proud father of Thomas Ensign DuBois, Timothy Ensign DuBois and Edward James DuBois, and the son of Sara (Shaw) DuBois and the late James Ensign DuBois. Ethan