Ursula A Vincent – Born in Hamburg, Germany on April 23, 1930 passed away on March 22, 2017 at Brentwood Nursing Home with her daughter Lorraine by her side. She came to the US March 27, 1957 and became a citizen on August 27, 1962.
Ursula was the loving mother of Lorraine A Alfonso and her husband Robert of West Warwick, RI; Virginia M Vincent of Nevada; Loving Nana of Rebecca L Bessette and her husband Justin of Coventry, RI; Nicholas R. Alfonso of West Warwick, RI; Loving Great Nana to her grandsons Jayce Rylan Bessette; Evan Nicholas Alfonso; Logan Andrew Bessette; and Jaxon Kaleb Bessette.
She retired as a CNA from Avalon Nursing Home and also worked as a CNA at Brentwood Nursing Home.
Ursula was a member and past Treasurer of the West Shore Terrace Association. She also volunteered with the Pawtuxet Rangers Fife & Drum Corp carrying the corps staff flag in parades throughout New England including the Gaspee Days Parade and the 4th of July Bristol Parade.
She was a self-taught seamstress and made all of the uniforms for the Pawtuxet Rangers Militia Group in the 70’s; Loved to crochet and knit making many afghans for her family and friends; Was an avid Red Sox fan and many days you could hear her yelling at the TV while she watched the games.
Arrangements by Olson Parent Funeral Home will be private