Obituaries articles

Vernon L. Gorton Jr., 59, Portsmouth

Vernon L. Gorton Jr., 59, of Portsmouth, passed away on Sunday, May 17, 2015, at Miriam Hospital in Providence, R.I. after a long illness. He was the loving husband of Beverly (Correia) Gorton for the last 24 years. Born on Nov. 15, 1955, in Fall River, he was the son of Anna E. (Sullivan) Gorton

Daniel M. Martin, 66, Little Compton

Daniel M. Martin, 66, of Little Compton, passed away at his residence, surrounded by his family on Monday, May 18, 2015, He was the husband of 44 years to Judith A. (Roberts) Martin. Daniel was born in Pawtucket, the son of the late John T. and Catherine (Clancy) Martin. He was a graduate of Pawtucket

Henry C. Durfee Jr., 92, Tiverton

Henry C. Durfee Jr., 92, of Tiverton, passed away on Monday, May 18, 2015, at the Philip Hulitar Inpatient Center. He was the husband of Eunice L. (Tripp) Durfee. Born in Fall River, son of the late Henry C. Durfee, Sr. and Grace (Stafford) Durfee, he had been a lifelong resident of Tiverton. A veteran

Anna Kypriotis, 86, Tiverton

Anna (Athas) Kypriotis, 86, of Redington Shores, Florida, and Tiverton, passed away on Friday, May 15, 2015, at Newport Hospital in Newport. She was the wife of the late John P. Kypriotis. Anna was born in Boston, the daughter of the late Stavros and Steryiani (Yankopoulos) Athas. She graduated from the High School of Practical

Glenn A. Lemar, 48, Westport

Glenn A. Lemar, 48, of Westport, died unexpectedly on Tuesday, May 12, 2015. Born in Fall River, the son of Norma L. (Brightman) Lemar and the late Joseph A. Lemar, he was a lifelong resident of Westport. Mr. Lemar had a heart of gold and was always lending a hand to someone in need. He

Mary Angela Harrington, 96, Portsmouth

Mary Angela (Kane) Harrington of Adams Drive in Portsmouth, died Tuesday, May 12, 2015 at Atria Aquidneck Place in Portsmouth. For 61 years, she was the loving wife of attorney John J. Harrington, who preceded her in death on Jan. 15, 2005. Born in Fall River on Dec. 14, 1918, she was the youngest daughter

Lewis Dow Mutty, 84, Tiverton

Lewis Dow Mutty, 84, of Tiverton, died on Saturday, May 9, 2015.  He was the husband of J. Wilhelmina (Knippel) Mutty.  Born in Melrose, Mass., he was the son of late Phyllis (Dow) and John Mutty. He had served in the US Navy during the Korean Era.  He had also worked as an engineer at