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The Valley Breeze Cumberland Lincoln 05-09-2019

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CUMBERLAND LINCOLN EDITION | VALLEY BREEZE | MAY 9-15, 2019 OBITUARIES 31 Stephen R. Instasi II Stephen R. Instasi II, 60, of Cumberland, passed away unexpect- edly on Thursday, May 2, 2019 at home. He was the husband of Patti Lynn (Hart) Instasi. Born in Boston, he was the son of the late Stephen and Cynthia (Filchuk) Instasi. He resided in Cumberland for the past eight years, previously residing in Lincoln. Mr. Instasi was employed as a truck driver for the National Response Corporation for the past six years. Stephen enjoyed working in the yard, cutting grass and caring for almost anything outdoors. Those who will miss him will remember his outgoing, humorous personality that would endear him to everyone he came in contact with. His life's work allowed him to travel every interstate across this country. He was known in the family as a personal naviga- tion specialist. He took great pride in his tractor trailer trucks, his yard, but most of all in the love of his grandchil- dren. In addition to his wife, he leaves his children, Stephen Instasi III and his wife, Leeanne, of Cumberland, Rebecca Mandeville and her hus- band, Kyle, of Woonsocket, and Justin Instasi of Lincoln, Maine; his sister, Barbara Deforge of Wrentham, Mass., his siblings, Dennis Instasi of Palm Coast, Fla., Patricia Daudelin of Woonsocket, Lori Wheeler of Palm Coast, Fla., Betty Instasi of Holden, Maine, Pamela Instasi Jones of Bellingham, Mass., Christine Instasi- Springer of Holden, Maine, and Penny Chadwick of Holden, Maine; his four cherished grandchildren, Madison, Logan, Kinsley and Luke; as well as several nieces and nephews. Relatives and friends are kindly invited to Stephen's Life Celebration to be held with visiting hours on Thursday, May 9, 2019, from 4 to 7 p.m., and continue on Friday, May 10, 2019, at 10 a.m., in the J. J. Duffy Funeral Home, 757 Mendon Road, Route 122, Cumberland. A Mass of Christian Burial will be held at 11 a.m., in the St. James Church, Division Street, Manville. Memorial contributions can be made in his memory to the American Cancer Society, 931 Jefferson Blvd #3004, Warwick, RI 02886. For the online memorial, visit jjduffyfuneralhome.com . Florence A. Kazarian Florence A. Kazarian, 83, of Cumberland, passed away May 2. Born in Pawtucket, she was the daughter of the late William and Stella (Sroka) Malkowski. Florence had a suc- cessful career as a radiologist, retiring in 1999. She loved her family, travel- ing, and going to restaurants. She is survived by her son, Alan Kazarian, of West Yarmouth, Mass., grandsons Tyler and Justin Morris of Cumberland, and great-grandson Killian Morris. She was the mother of the late Sharon Morris and sister of the late William F. Malkowski. Her funeral and burial were private. Arrangements by the O'Neill Funeral Home, Cumberland. For online condolences, visit www. oneillfuneralhomes.com . Eileen F. McKee Eileen F. (Halpin) McKee, 75, for- merly of Woonsocket, passed away May 4 at the Colony House Nursing Home, Abbington, Mass. She was the wife of Paul McKee and they had been married for the past 39 years. Born in Providence, she was the daughter of the late Edward and Marie Teresa (Beauregard) Halpin. She resided in Brockton, Mass., for the past 35 years, previously resid- ing in Woonsocket. Mrs. McKee was employed as a registered nurse for the South County Hospital and the George Washington University Hospital in Washington, D.C. Eileen enjoyed a good meal with her husband quite often. She also enjoyed music and reading English novels. In addition to her husband, she leaves her siblings, Mary Healey of Hartford, Conn., Sarah Arendt of North Scituate, Dorothy Halpin, David Halpin of Seekonk, Mass., James Halpin of Coventry, Peter Halpin of Montana and Edward Halpin of Seekonk, Mass. Her funeral and burial will be private. In lieu of flowers, donations may be made in her memory to the National Kidney Foundation of New England, 209 West Central St., Suite 220, Natick, MA 01760. For the online memorial, visit jjduffyfuneralhome.com . KAZARIAN INSTASI MCKEE OBITUARIES are updated continuously at valleybreeze.com Click on 'Obituaries' 71 Central St., Manville, RI 127 Carrington Ave., Woonsocket, RI (401) 762-1825 MenardFuneralHome.com Remembering Journeys Celebrating Lives Craig Lacouture, Director Menard ~ Lacouture Funeral Homes Keefe Funeral Home and Cremation Services Available 24 hours/7 Days/Emergency Rental Caskets Available Pre-Arrangement Plans & Guidance Complete Funeral Arranging Wheelchair Accessible Availability to accommodate large services with small service attention Five Higginson Avenue Lincoln, RI 02865 www.thekeefefuneralhome.com 401-725-4253 25 Year Remembrance Agnes M. Charbonneau No matter how many days, months, years, you are always in our thoughts. We miss and love you, Love, Lori, Kevin, Aaron & Stefanie Monument Manufacturers INDOOR SHOWROOM Cemetery Lettering 91 Pawtucket Ave., Rumford 401-434-4064 www.stanleygranite.com Mon.-Fri. 8 a.m.-5 p.m. • Sat. 9 a.m.-Noon STANLEY GRANITE CO. REMEMBRANCE Happy Mother's Day Val It will be another Mother's Day without you. You're still in our thoughts every day. We miss you. LOVE, HUSBAND, DAVID CHILDREN, RACHEL, ERICA AND DAVID JR.

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