Knitting 07


August 1, 2022



FARRELL, BARBARA J., 89, of East Greenwich, passed away peacefully at home surrounded by her loving family, on Monday, August 1, 2022. She was predeceased by her husband of 51 years Thomas K. Farrell in 2006. Born in Providence, she was the daughter of the late Mildred A. Benson.

She was the mother of Thomas K. Farrell Jr. and his wife Lorna, and their daughter Sandra; Debra M. Alves and her husband Stephen and their children William (Paige) and Kaitlyn; Pamela L. Wheeler and her husband Colin and their children Nathaniel and Alexandra (Daniel); Lorraine M. Farrell, Donna C. Mullenhour her late husband Joseph, and their daughter Cassie Mullenhour and grandson Joseph Mullenhour Jr.; and Lynn A. Sullivan and her husband Thomas and their daughters Ashley and Meagan and grandson Joshua.

Barbara was a dedicated volunteer at Saint Luke’s Church and also at the Saint Elizabeth Home. Life for Barbara revolved around her family. She loved to knit, teach the skill and donate many of her knitting creations.

A private committal service will be held at the RI Veterans Memorial Cemetery in Exeter. Memorial donations to Hope Health Hospice and Palliative Care, 1085 North Main St., Providence, RI 02904 would be appreciated. Arrangements are with the Iannotti Funeral Home at Maple Root in Coventry.

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Private Committal

R I Veterans Memorial Cemetery, Exeter, RI

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