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Bristol women in business

Women business owners gather at Alayne White in Bristol

Nearly 50 women gathered at Alayne White (the spa and wellness center owned by Alayne White) for the first-ever “Superchick Bristol Women-Owner-Business” luncheon on Monday. Ms. White organized and hosted the event as a way for Bristol’s women business owners — believe it or not, there are about 75!  — as well as women in

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Linda Castigliego, 59, Bristol

Mrs. Linda L. (Lannigan) Castigliego, age 59, of 28 Sunnyside Ave., Bristol, died peacefully Friday, March 28, 2014, at the Philip Hulitar Hospice Inpatient Center, Providence, surrounded by her loving family. She was the wife of Paul M. Castigliego, her husband of 35 years. Born in Fall River and raised in Bristol, a resident of

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Richard Simmons, 68, of Bristol

Richard “Dick” Simmons, 68, of Loring Road, passed away at home Wednesday, March 26. He was the husband of Virginia (Polvere) Simmons. He was he son of the late Domenic “Pepsi” and Mary (Bullock) Simmons. Mr. Simmons grew up in Bristol and graduated from Colt Memorial High School, Class of 1963. After serving in the

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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

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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.