Elaine B. Barry
Elaine B. Barry
BURRILLVILLE - Elaine B. "Meme" Barry, 74, of Pascoag, RI, passed away August 22, 2014 at the Landmark Medical Center in Woonsocket.
She was the loving wife of 39 years to the late John A. Barry, Jr.
She was born in Blackstone, MA, daughter of the late Roderick "Pete" & Beatrice (Therien) Lamoureux.
Elaine worked many years for the former Michele's Jewelry Company, the former Tupperware Company, and the former Hasbro Toy Company. She was a resident of Burrillville since 1988, previously living in Providence and Woonsocket. She was communicant of St. Joseph's Church and enjoyed reading. playing bingo and scratch tickets. She was a devoted mother and grandmother.
She is survived by her sons, William and Michael, both of Pascoag, grandchildren, Jennifer and Virgina Dugas, Benito, David, Darnell, Kaleb Barry and John "Jake" Barry III. She is also survived by her 7 great grandchildren, her brother, Donald Lamoureux, sisters, Cecile Gomes, Susan Robbins and Barbara Boxer as well as many nieces and nephews.
She was preceded in death by a son, John Barry III, daughter, Michele Dugas, and grandsons, Paul Dugas, and Seth Beaudreault.
Her funeral will be held Saturday at 10am from the Keene-Brown Funeral Home, 445 Greenville Rd., North Smithfield, with a Mass of Christian Burial at 11am in St. Joseph's Church, Sayles Ave., Pascoag celebrated by her best friend, Bishop Louis Gelineau. Burial will follow in St. Patrick's Cemetery in Pascoag. Calling hours will be held Friday from 5pm until 8pm.