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The Valley Breeze Woonsocket North Smithfield 05-14-2020

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NORTH SMITHFIELD BLACKSTONE WOONSOCKET EDITION | VALLEY BREEZE | MAY 14-20, 2020 OBITUARIES 15 Marc D. Pincince, 62, of Millville, Mass., passed away on May 1, at St. Mary Health Care Center in Worcester. He was the husband of Donna T. (Houle) Pincince. Mr. Pincince owned and oper- ated Diamond Pest Control in Woonsocket for 19 years. He had previ- ously been employed at local retail stores, Almacs, and was a former store manager at several CVS stores in R.I. and Mass. He later worked at Kohls in Millbury, Mass., for seven years. Marc was born May 5, 1957, in Woonsocket, the son of the late Elphege and Jeannette (Plouffe) Pincince and was a graduate of Woonsocket High School. Mr. Pincince was an avid Boston Bruins fan. He possessed a quick wit, playful nature and his laugh- ter was infectious. He adored his daughter and loved his grandchil- dren dearly. He was also affection- ately known as "Marky Marc" at St. Mary's Healthcare Center in Worcester by his friends and care- givers. In addition to his wife, Donna, of 14 years, he is survived by his daughter, Kellie, and her husband, Christopher Dubois, of Woonsocket; a sister, Denise, and her husband, Robert Forget. of Woonsocket; a brother, Rene, and his wife, Diane Pincince, of Woonsocket; two grandchildren, Samuel and Tessa, and several nieces, nephews and cousins. A memorial service will be held at a later date. Memorial donations may be made to St. Mary Health Care Center, c/o Activity Fund, 39 Queen St., Worcester, MA 01610. Arrangements are under the direc- tion of the Buma Funeral Home, Uxbridge, Mass., www.bumafuner- . PINCINCE John A. Goralski Jr., 72, passed away peacefully at Roger Williams Hospital on May 5. He was long- time resident of Woonsocket and had recently moved to Providence, to Berkshire Place Nursing Home. Born in Woonsocket, he was the son of the late John and Anna (Gudz) Goralski, Sr. John was a loving father of two and he is survived by his daughters, Diane Giguere and Laura Cole, and his brother, Robert Goralski. John is also survived by three grandchildren who adored their "Papa," Michael Giguere, Sadie Cole, Sofie Cole, and one great-grandchild William Giguere. John was an army veteran of the Vietnam War and was an English teacher at the Woonsocket Jr./Sr. High School for many years before retiring. John led a colorful life and was a friend to all that knew him. The family would like to extend a special thank you to all staff mem- bers that cared for John during his years at Berkshire Place and a spe- cial thank you to the staff at Roger Williams Hospital. His funeral service was live- streamed May 11, on the O'Neill Funeral Home website. Visit www. . In lieu of flowers, donations may be made to: Brain Injury Association of Rhode Island, 1017 Waterman Ave., East Providence, RI 02914, . Marc D. Pincince John A. Goralski Jr. Alan Lee Bardsley Alan Lee Bardsley, 81, of North Smithfield, passed away on May 5, at the Woonsocket Health Center. He was the loving husband of 62 years of Judith Ann (Williams) Bardsley. Born on Aug. 28, 1938, in Pawtucket, he was the son of the late Ernest J. & Ruth I. (Drummond) Bardsley. He was a business manag- er and treasurer for the Foster-Glocestor School District for 25 years. A graduate of West High School in Pawtucket, he attended Bryant College, earning his degree in accounting. He also attended Johnson & Wales University, earning his master of science degree in com- puter education. He was a commander in the local, district and national levels of Royal Rangers program through the Assembly of God Church. He was a member of the First Assembly of God Church in Woonsocket. Alan was a instructor for the Pawtucket Red Cross. He served in the U.S. Army during the Korean Conflict serving from 1957 to 1960. Besides his wife, he is survived by a son, James Robert Alan Bardsley of Franklin, Tenn., a brother, Richard E. Bardsley, of Orlando, Fla., a sister, Janet R. (Bardsley) Facente and her husband, Raymond, of Lincoln. He is also survived by nine grandchildren. Funeral services and burial in Highland Memorial Park will be pri- vate. Arrangements are entrusted to the Keene-Brown Funeral Home, 445 Greenville Road, North Smithfield. Visit . Jacqueline Eva (Ladouceur) DeRouin, 89, passed away peacefully May 7, in the Woonsocket Health Center. She was the beloved wife of Francis Leo DeRouin, of Woonsocket, for 66 years. Born in Woonsocket, daugh- ter of the late Romulus and Alice (Dufresne) Ladouceur. Jacqueline attended St. Clare High School and, in her youth, worked at Belisle Bakery in Woonsocket then later in life at Bryant University. She was an avid tennis player, golfer, enjoyed cooking, and spending time with her family and friends. Besides her husband, Francis, she is survived by her two children, Kenneth F. DeRouin of Providence, and Francine J. (DeRouin) Lunn and her husband, Scott of Cumberland; two sisters, Florette Ladouceur of Blackstone, Mass., and Jeannine Panu and her husband, Dennis, of Blackstone, Mass; two grandchildren, Benjamin Lachance and his wife, Amy, of Conn., and Elliot Monfette of R.I.; two great-grandchildren, Kaley Lachance and Benjamin Lachance Jr., and her many nieces and nephews. She was also the sister of the late Leo Ladouceur, Roger Ladouceur, Raymond Ladouceur, Therese (Ladouceur) Laquerre, and Fernande (Ladouceur) Remillard. Funeral arrangements are private. Her celebration of life will be held at a later date. The S. DiPardo Memorial Chapel Funeral Home, 1583 Diamond Hill Road, Woonsocket, RI 02895, is in charge of the arrange- ments. Visit . 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