Wednesday, December 6, 2023


Former Olympic swimmer, masters multiple record holder, dies at 94 in N.S.

NORTH SMITHFIELD – A former olympian and three-time national champion, who set hundreds of national and world swimming records, died this week at an assisted living facility in North Smithfield this week at the...

Former N.S. town solicitor dies at age 63

NORTH SMITHFIELD – A North Smithfield resident who once served as solicitor and assistant solicitor for the town died in February at the age of 63 following a battle with lymphoma and leukemia. Richard Nadeau...

Ruth M. Berard

Memorial Anniversary Notice Ruth M. Berard, passed into heaven on December 10, 2019. She was an interesting teacher, world traveler and writer. She is deeply missed by her family, especially her niece Paulette Hamilton.

Announcing: Obituaries

The loss of a loved one is always a difficult time, and too often, griefcan be amplified by concerns over how to pay for a proper tribute to thedeceased. The threat from COVID-19 has created...

Founder of Beef Barn, Coffee & Cream dies at 82

NORTH SMITHFIELD - A well-known restauranteur and builder who founded several iconic town businesses died this week at the age of 82. Normand Branchaud, of North Smithfield, died on Saturday, Oct. 3 in the Philip...

Former North Smithfield councilor Masnyk dies at age 69

NORTH SMITHFIELD – A former town council president who built a career in hospitality died on Monday, Sept. 28 losing her battle to recover from an accident earlier this month. Lynda Masnyk, 69, of North...