Obituaries

“Truly, I say to you, today you will
be with Me in paradise.” - Luke 23:43 

Francis K. “Kevin” Ward, 72

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WAREHAM, Mass. — Francis K. “Kevin” Ward, 72, of Wareham died Sunday, Jan. 19, 2020 after a long illness. He was the husband of Linda J. (Wing) Ward.

Born in Fredrick, Okla.,  he was the son of the late Richard D. and Madeline M. (Donahue) Ward. …

Normand Gingras, longtime St. Anne’s organist

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TIVERTON, R.I. — Normand A. Gingras, 92, formerly of Devon Way, Tiverton, R.I., died Saturday, Jan. 11, 2020.

An organist and graduate of Boston University School of Music, he studied under Jean Langlais at L’Ecole Normal de Musique de Paris

Dr. Patricia Wardell, Holy Name School principal

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FALL RIVER, Mass. — Dr. Patricia Murray Wardell, 78, passed away peacefully on Wednesday, Jan. 8, 2020 at Rhode Island Hospital.

Born in Providence, R.I., she was the beloved daughter of the late Howard and Elizabeth (Murray) Wardell. …

Sister (Bartholomew) Eleanor McNally, S.U.S.C.

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FALL RIVER, Mass. — Sister Eleanor McNally (Sister Bartholomew), S.U.S.C., died Dec. 13, 2019 at Catholic Memorial Home at the age of 87. Born in Fall River on Sept. 21, 1932, she was the daughter of the late Bartholomew and Eunice (Whittaker) McNally. …

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