Olson & Parent Funeral Home. Serving families of Rhode Island and Massachusetts with meaningful, appropriate and affordable funeral services. Services Include: Traditional Funerals, memorial services, graveside funerals, direct cremation, cremation with services. Pre-need and Emergency services 24 hours a day. Family owned and operated at 417 Plainfield Street, Providence, RI.
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Olson & Parent Funeral Home, Inc. 417 Plainfield Street. Providence, Rhode Island. 02909
Thomas C. Olson, FD/RELouise Parent Olson, Manager
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July 1, 1923 - February 5, 2015
Funeral and Cremation Services
Roseanna (Robidou) Gauthier 91, a resident of Summit Nursing & Rehabilitation Center, drifted into eternal slumber on February 5, 2015. She was born in New Bedford, MA on July 1, 1923 to the late George & Madeline Robidou and was the sister of the late Pearl Peckham, Violet Mowry, Hope Pacheco, George Robidou II, & Charlie Robidou.
Roseanna was a lover of God, Cooking, Music, Dancing, Cards, Bingo, the Ocean, Laughter, Hugs, & People. She had a smile that lit up a room and beautiful crystal blue eyes. She had a heart of gold and enjoyed making others happy. She lived a lifelong philosophy of, "Live Simple, but Love Grand".
Roseanna was a devoted, loving, & caring mother to her children: Daughter Kathleen Parker and her Husband, Bill Parker of Gales Ferry, CT.; Son Frank Baptiste and his Wife, Cindy Baptiste of Johnston, RI; Daughter Tina DiMatteo and her Husband, Tommaso DiMatteo of West Warwick, RI; Daughter Mary Gauthier of Providence, RI; And the late Douglas Mulhall & Michael Baptiste.
She was the adoring Grandmother of 7 grandchildren: Doug Mulhall, Dawn Mulhall, Melissa DeFalco, Crystal Zinanni, Roseanna Branagan, Michael DiMatteo, Ashley Gauthier, and the late Bobby Baptiste & 3 Great Grandchildren, Steven Mulhall, Olivia Zinanni, & Sonjalyna Branagan.
Roseanna's Funeral Service will be on Wed., Feb 11th, 2015 in Swan Point Cemetery Chapel, 585 Blackstone Blvd., Providence, RI. Calling Hours will be held in the Chapel from 11 am - 1pm, with a Christian Mass promptly at 1pm. For those planning on attending the church service, please arrive no later than 12:30.