Prayer Requests

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Requests From Our Councils

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State Council Requests

Submitted on Friday, July 20, 2018 for:
Remember Kenneth Patriaca in your prayers

Please remember Kenneth Patriaca the brother of DGK Joe Patriaca of Dillion Council # 3563, in your prayers.

Kenneth A. Patriarca, 59, of North Providence, passed away Wednesday, July 18, 2018 at Rhode Island Hospital surrounded by his loving family. He was the beloved husband of Debra (Casalino) Patriarca. Born in Providence, he was the son of the late Domenico and Palmina (DiFolco) Patriarca.

Kenneth was a foreman at Amtrak for 36 years. He was an avid New England Patriots and Boston Red Sox fan. He loved being around his friends enjoying a good cigar. His greatest joy was spending time with his family and friends.
Besides his wife of 31 years, he is survived by his daughter, Tiana Patriarca, and a brother, Joseph Patriarca and his wife Barbara.

His funeral will be held Monday, July 23, 2018 at 9 a.m. from the Maceroni Funeral Home, 1381 Smith St., North Providence, followed by a Mass of Christian Burial at 10 a.m. in St. Augustine Church, 639 Mt. Pleasant Ave, Providence. Burial will be in St. Ann Cemetery, Cranston.

Visiting hours are Sunday from 4 - 7 p.m. In lieu of flowers, donations in Kenneth’s memory may be made to St. Jude Tribute Program, PO Box 1000 Dept 142, Memphis, TN 38101.

Submitted on Friday, July 20, 2018 for:
Please remember Pam Kerry in your prayers

Please keep Pam Kerry the wife of the late Sir Knight Tom Kerry in your prayers.

Pamela L. (Leake) Kerry, 63, passed away at home with family by her side on Wednesday, July 18, 2018. She was the beloved wife of the late Thomas J. Kerry, Jr. (his children, Deborah DiFlorio and Thomas J. Kerry, III both of Syracuse, NY). Pam worked for many years as an underwriter for the Metropolitan Life Insurance Co. until retiring several years ago. After retirement, she became a home-health aide, and enjoyed caring for and spending time with elderly members of the community. Pam was a longtime communicant of St. Cecilia Church, St. John Paul II Parish, where she served as an Extraordinary Minister of the Eucharist, team leader in the Simon Ministry, Altar Decorating Committee, Parish Bazaar Craft Committee and the parish’s faith sharing group. She was also a longtime and active member of the Red Hen Chapter of the Red Hat Society of Pawtucket and an avid Boston College Football fan. Pam was a kind and loving person who enjoyed visiting and bringing Holy Communion to older parishioners and loved traveling, she especially enjoyed visits to Disney. Pam will be lovingly remembered for her kindness and her infectious smile.

She leaves six siblings, Louise M. Abisso of Winthrop, MA, Thomas R. Leake of Somerville, MA, Sandra D. Wilson and her husband, James, of Arlington, MA, Geraldine M. Cimino and her husband, Mark, of Medford, MA, Robert C. Leake and his wife, Michelle, of Chester, NH and James “Scott” Leake of Waterville, ME and many, many beloved nieces, nephews and dear friends.

VISITATION will begin on Tuesday at 9 a.m. at WILLIAM W. TRIPP Funeral Home, 1008 Newport Ave., Pawtucket, RI.

Followed by a Mass of Christian Burial at 11 a.m. in St. Cecilia Church, 755 Central Ave., Pawtucket, RI. Interment will follow at Notre Dame Cemetery. In lieu of flowers, memorial gifts to St. John Paul II Parish, 699 Central Ave., Pawtucket, RI 02861 will be appreciated.

Submitted on Thursday, July 19, 2018 for:
PSD / FM Normand Charpentier

Received a note from Ellen Charpentier that PSD/FM Normand Charpentier is now at Oakland Grove Nursing Home, 560 Cumberland Hill Road, Woonsocket, RI. And would welcome visitors.

Please keep Normand and Ellen in your prayers.

Submitted on Wednesday, July 18, 2018 for:
Kenny Patriarca


Please remember Kenny Patriarca the brother of DGK Joe Patriarca of Dillon Council #3563 who passed today July 18.

Submitted on Friday, July 13, 2018 for:
Funeral Arrangements for Jeanette Chapdelaine

The funeral arrangements for Jeanette Chapdelaine the Mother-In-Law of FDD/Program Director Jeff Gaulin are as follows:

WAKE - Tuesday, July 17 from 5:00PM - 8:00PM at Holt Funeral Home, South Main Street, Woonsocket, RI.

FUNERAL - Wednesday, July 18 at 10:00AM at Our Lady Queen of Martyrs, 1409 Park Ave., Woonsocket, RI.

Submitted on Wednesday, July 11, 2018 for:
Jeanette Chapdelaine

Please remember Jeanette Chapdelaine in your prayers. Jeanette was the Mother-In-Law for FDD/Program Director Jeff Gaulin. Please keep Jeanette, the Chapdelaine family and Gaulin family in your prayers.

Submitted on Tuesday, July 10, 2018 for:
Arrangements for Catherine Scannell on Thursday, July 12

The service for Catherine Scannell will be on Thursday at 11:00 at the Baptist Church in Wickford, 44 Main Street, RI. There won't be a wake, but there will be a viewing at the church at 10:15 before the service.

Catherine is the mother of DD Paul "Jerry" Scannell.

Please keep Catherine and the Scannell family in your prayers,

Submitted on Monday, July 9, 2018 for:
Please keep Catherine Scannell in your prayers

Please keep DD Paul "Jerry" Scannell's Mother Catherine in your prayers. Catherine passed today, Monday, July 9. 2018.

Submitted on Sunday, July 8, 2018 for:
Catherine Scannell

Please keep Catherine Scannell, the Mother of DD Paul "Jerry" Scannell in your prayers.

Submitted on Sunday, July 8, 2018 for:
Pat DeMello

Please keep Pat DeMello, the wife of FDD Bob DeMello in your prayers.

Submitted on Tuesday, July 3, 2018 for:
Please remember Cecile Drouin the wife of PGK Gerry Drouin

Please keep Cecile Drouin and the Drouin family in your prayers.

T. Cecile Drouin, 70, of Stone Dam Road, Glocester, died Sunday, July 1, 2018 at Fatima Hospital in North Providence. She was the wife of Gerard Drouin. They would have celebrated their 50th wedding anniversary in August.

Born in Providence, she was the daughter of the late Paul O. and Juliana (Paquin) Desrosiers. She had lived in Glocester for forty years and had previously lived in Cumberland.

She was retired from Department of Environmental Management – Division of Forestry as an Administrative Assistant. She was a long-time volunteer with the Girl Scouts. She taught CCD for several years and volunteered at St. Eugene’s Church. She was a committee member and past recording secretary for the Ancients and Horribles Parade.

Cecile has a strong love for family, she enjoyed reading, crafting and traveling. Cecile was always about going the extra mile for people. A holiday would not pass without her not making personalized gifts bags for her co-workers.

Besides her husband, she is survived by her children: Peter Drouin and his wife Kari of Burrillville, Mary-Beth DeGrange and her husband Mike of Glocester, Eric Drouin and his wife Jodie of Woonsocket, her four grandchildren: Emily Hills, Lenna Richards and Andre and Ashton DeGrange and a brother Paul N. Desrosiers, of Coventry.

Her funeral will be held Friday at 8:30 am from the Anderson-Winfield Funeral Home, Rt 44 at Greenville Common, Greenville. Mass of Christian Burial at 9:30am in St. Eugene Church, Putnam Pike, Chepachet. Burial will be private. Visitation Thursday 4-7pm.

Submitted on Sunday, June 24, 2018 for:
Ellen Charpentier

Please keep Ellen Charpentier the wife of PSD, FM Normand Charpentier in your prayers. Ellen was diagnosed with breast cancer last week. Ellen will be having surgery soon.