Obituaries articles

Jean Nancy Medlock, 80, formerly of Bristol

Jean Nancy (Campbell) Medlock, of South Elgin, Ill., passed away on Memorial Day, May 25. Born in Providence, on July 24,1934, she was the daughter of the late Andrew Jackson and Agnes Evelyn (Tainsh) Campbell. Ms. Medlock attended Bristol schools, and graduated from Colt Memorial High at the age of 16 as valedictorian of the

Robin Francis

Robin Ann Francis, 45, East Providence

Robin Ann (Jarvais) Francis, 45, passed away unexpectedly at Rhode Island Hospital on Monday, May 11, 2015. She was the wife of the late William (Billy) Francis. Born in Fall River, she was a daughter of Brenda (Palmieri) Jarvais of Warren and the late Ronald P. Jarvais Sr. Robin was a 1987 graduate of Warren

Arline Kent, 90, Westport

Arline (Cambra) Kent, 90, of Westport, passed away on Tuesday, May 26, 2015, at Sarah Brayton Nursing Care Center. She was the wife of the late Porter Kent. Born in Boston, daughter of the late Joseph and Sophia (Cieto) Cambra, she lived in Westport before moving to Maine in 1978 and later returned to Westport in

Mary E. “Liz” Rulon, 79, Westport

Mary E. “Liz” (Sherman) Rulon, 79, of Westport died Saturday, May 23, 2015, at home. She was wife of the late Phillip J. Rulon Jr. Born in Fall River, daughter of the late Wendell B. and Mary L. (Cummings) Sherman, she was a lifelong resident of Westport. The Sherman family was one of the founding

Daniel J. Pacheco, 33, Fall River

Daniel J. Pacheco, 33, passed away Wednesday, May 20, 2015.  Born in Fall River, Mass., he was a son of John M. and Natalie O. (Machado) Pacheco. Mr. Pacheco earned his bachelor of science degree in criminal justice from Rhode Island College and had been working as a correctional officer for the commonwealth of Massachusetts

Beverly A. Roynestad, 79, Westport

Beverly A. (Ponte) Roynestad, 79, of Westport, passed away at home on Thursday, May 21, 2015. She was the former wife of the late Sigbjorn Roynestad. Born in New Bedford, daughter of the late Augustus A. and Elsie A. (Mahoney) Ponte, she had resided in Westport for most of her life. She was a graduate