Alfred E. Figureid, 92, Warren

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Alfred E. “Eddy” Figureid, 92, of Libby Lane, Warren, died Tuesday July 22, at Grace Barker Nursing Home. He was the husband of Ruth (Gervais) Figureid for more than 69 years.

He was born in Warren a son of the late Antone and Maria ( Soares) Figureid. He was a US Army Veteran, serving as staff sergeant during World War II.

Mr. Figureid was a life member of the D.A.V, and a member of the American Legion. He was a foreman for the Warren Highway Department for many years before retiring.

A lifelong Warren resident, he was a parishioner of St. Mary of the Bay Church. He also enjoyed  hunting, fishing, bowling, gardening, cooking and baking. He was an expert pie maker. He enjoyed spending time on Cape Cod.

Besides his wife, he is survived by a son, Alfred Figureid of Pensacola Fla., and a daughter, Ruth Medina of Bristol. He was the grandfather of Elizabeth Meehan, John S. Medina, Eddie Figureid, Denise. He was the great grandfather of 4, step grandfather of 14, great great grandfather of 1. He is also survived by many nieces and nephews.

He was the father of the late Donna Figureid.

Mr. Figureid was also the brother of  Frank Figureid, Joseph Figureid, Robert Figureid, Antone Figureid, Henry Figureid, Rudy Figureid, John Figureid, George Fairchild, Evelyn Bryden, Eleanor Hawkes, Laura Hewlett, Margaret Marvos, Serephina  Moorehead, Amelia Tourigney and Mary Bartosowitz, all of whom predeceased him.

His funeral will be held Monday, July 28, at 9 a.m. from Smith Funeral and Memorial Services, 8 Schoolhouse Road, Warren, with a mass of Christian Burial at 10 a.m. in St. Mary of the Bay Church, 645 Main St. Burial with Military Honors in St. Mary of the Bay Cemetery, Vernon Street. Relatives and friends are invited to attend. Visiting hours Sunday, 5-8 p.m.

www.wjsmithfh.com.

 

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