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FOURNIER, PAULA M. (BEARSE) 47, of Station St., Coventry, passed away at Rhode Island Hospital surrounded by her loving family, on Thursday, June 13, 2019. She was the wife of Denis G. Fournier Sr. for 32 years. Born in Providence, she was a daughter of Paul F. Mulholland and his wife Marilyn of North Kingstown, and the late Virginia T. Bearse.
Paula, was employed as an office manager in Vision care for many years. Paula graduated from Coventry High School, West Bay Vocational Technical in 1991 specializing in the Culinary Arts.
Paula enjoyed spending time with her family, especially her granddaughter Rilynn, decorating and entertaining for the holidays, caring for her pets, and small woodland animals and birds.
She was the mother of Amanda D. Fournier of West Warwick, Denis G. Fournier Jr. of Coventry, and Holly M. Fournier of West Warwick.
Her Funeral will be Friday, June 21, 2019 at 9:00 am from the IANNOTTI Funeral Home, 415 Washington St., (Rte.117) Coventry, with a Mass of Christian Burial at 10:00 am in Saints John & Paul Church, Coventry. Interment at Notre Dame Cemetery, West Warwick. Visiting hours are Thursday evening from 4 pm – 7 pm. In lieu of flowers, memorial donations to the RISPCA (www.rispca.com) would be appreciated.