EMMETT, Charles E., 98, of Flat River Rd., Coventry, RI, formerly of Fairbanks, Alaska, passed away on Monday, March 11, 2019 at home with his loving family by his side. He was the beloved husband of the late Miriam E. (Grist) Emmett.
Born in Providence, he was a son of the late Enos and Vina (Briggs) Emmett.
Charles was a Medic in the US Army during WWII. He worked for many years as a road tester with the Rhode Island Division of Motor Vehicles.
He is survived by two sons, William E. Emmett and his wife Merylene of Coventry and Barry E. Emmett and his wife Sandra of Billings, MT; his daughter-in-law, Doreen Fitzgerald Emmett of Michigan; four grandchildren and six great-grandchildren. He was the father of the late Robert C. Emmett.
At Charles’ request, his funeral and burial will be private. Arrangements by the IANNOTTI Funeral Home, Coventry.