October 7th, 2014
HUBERT P. GOUIN
NORTH SMITHFIELD - Hubert P. Gouin 76, of Parkview Dr. died September 27, 2014 at home. He was the husband of the late Sandra J. (Lamontagne) Gouin. Born in Woonsocket, he was a son of the late Eddie and Yvonne (Hamlin) Gouin. Hubert was the owner and operator of Industrial Piping Supplies where he worked for over fifty years.
FRANK H. BYAM
BELLINGHAM - Frank H. Byam, Sr., 87, of Bellingham, MA died Saturday, October 4, 2014 in Countryside Nursing Home, Milford, MA. He was the husband of Violet M. (Hilliker) Byam. Born in Fayston, VT, he was the son of the late Benjamin and Sarah (Clough) Byam.
Frank was a courier at the former Woonsocket Hospital for over twenty-five years, and had previously worked in their maintenance department. He attended First Assembly of God Church, Woonsocket.
BARBARA M. (DOLAN) STEERE
OMAHA, NE - Barbara M. (Dolan) Steere 9-21-1916 - 10-4-2014. Preceded in death by her husband, H. Gerard Steere; son, Martin G. Steere; brother, James A. Dolan; parents John P. and Sarah G. (Daugherty) Dolan.
WOONSOCKET â€“ Former City Council President John Ward confirmed he has filed a complaint with the state Ethics Commission against Mayor Lisa Baldelli-Hunt after her teenage son got an unadvertised summer job with the Public Works Department.
DORIS D. "DOT" SMITH
WOONSOCKET - Doris D. "Dot" Smith, 81, of Woonsocket died Sunday at Woonsocket Health Center. She was the loving wife of Emile R. "Smitty" Smith. They were married on September 3, 1955.
Born in Woonsocket she was a daughter of the late Albert and Roseanne (Sabourin) Doherty. She was a lifelong resident of the city.
Dot was employed at Tupperware and also worked at Uniroyal and Murray Worsted Company.
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RAYMOND A. DUBOIS
WOONSOCKET - Raymond A. Dubois 69, of St. Francis St. died Saturday at Home and Hospice care of RI. He was born in Woonsocket, a son of the late Hector and Rita (St. Laurent) Dubois. Raymond worked in the maintenance department of the former RI Hospital Trust Building which is now the Bank of America Building in Providence, for over thirty five years. He served in the National Guard for six years.