PAWTUCKET, R.I. — Lugarde F. (Auclair) Baris, 94, passed away peacefully May 22. She was the beloved wife of the late Rene G. Baris.
A lifelong resident of Pawtucket, she was a daughter of the late Joseph and Alphonsine (Verville) Auclair. Lugarde was a life-long communicant of St. Cecilia Church and a longtime volunteer at La Salette Shrine, Attleboro.
Lugarde leaves a son, Father Bernard Baris, M.S., pastor of Our Lady of the Cape Parish, Brewster; two daughters, Paulette Baris of Oklahoma City, Okla., and Jeannine Baris of Pawtucket, R.I.; seven grandchildren, Jon, Justin, Jason Neely, Jennifer Rhames, Brian, Brandon and Renee Provost and a great-granddaughter, Lucy Neely.
A Mass of Christian Burial was celebrated May 28 at St. Cecilia Church in Pawtucket, followed by burial at Notre Dame Cemetery.
Memorial gifts to Together with Haiti, c/o Our Lady of the Cape Parish, P.O. Box 1799, Brewster, Mass., 02631 will be appreciated. William W. Tripp Funeral Home, 1008 Newport Avenue, Pawtucket, R.I. was in charge of the arrangements.