Irene B. (Belmore) Holmes, 94, Bristol

Irene B. (Belmore) Holmes, 94, Bristol


Irene B. (Belmore) Holmes, 94 o-Holmes of 20 Elmwood Drive, Bristol, died Friday, Feb. 28, 2014 at St. Clare – Newport.

She was the wife of the late William B. Holmes.

Born in Bristol and a lifelong resident, she was a daughter of the late Edward J. and Florence (Proulx) Belmore.

She is survived by a daughter, Nancy Beausoleil of Foster; a son, William E. Holmes (Catherine) of Bristol; a son-in-law, Donald Beausoleil; four grandchildren, Stephen Holmes (Robin), John Paul, Charles and Nicole Beausoleil; and a great-granddaughter, June Wilson.

In addition to her husband and parents, she was preceded in death by a brother, Clifford J. Belmore.

Her funeral will be held at 9:30 a.m., on Wednesday, March 5, 2014, at the Sansone Funeral Home, 192 Wood St., Bristol, followed by a Mass of Christian Burial at 10:30 in St. Mary’s Church.

Burial will follow in St. Mary’s Cemetery, Chestnut Street, Bristol.

Visiting hours will be Tuesday, March 4, from 4 -7 p.m.

In lieu of flowers, memorial contributions may be made to the Big Sisters of RI, 40 Webb Street, Cranston, RI  02920 or to a charity of the donors choice.