Barbara Garant, 74, Tiverton


Barbara (Roias) Garant, 74, of Tiverton, died Friday, Sept. 28, 2012, at St. Anne's

Hospital.  She was the wife of Wilfred J. Garant Jr.

Born in Fall River, a daughter of the late Joseph and Alice (Borges) Roias, she resided in Tiverton for the past 54 years.  Mrs. Garant  was a homemaker and a member of St. Theresa Church.

Besides her husband, she is survived by a daughter, Charlene Andrade of Tiverton; a son, Joseph Andrade of Tiverton; four grandchildren, Jett Rancourt, Jason W. Medeiros, Anthony Concepcion and Joey Andrade Jr.; and a great-granddaughter, Jaylyn Rancourt.

Her funeral was held from the Oliveira Funeral Home, 2064 South Main St., followed by a Mass of Christian Burial in St. Theresa Church. Interment was in Notre Dame Cemetery.  Memorial contributions may be sent to East Bay Community Action Program, 1048 Stafford Rd., Tiverton, RI, or Friends of St.

Elizabeth, 577 Wood St., Bristol, RI.


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