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February 22, 2024


TEFFT, JAMES PATRICK, 69, of Kingstown Road, Richmond, passed away at the Respiratory and Rehabilitation Center of Rhode Island in Coventry, with his loving family by his side, on Thursday, February 22, 2024. He was the husband of Karon A. (Roberts) Tefft for 46½ years. Born in South Kingstown, he was a son of the late Herbert and Frances (Marino) Tefft.

James was employed in the Transportation and Towing Department at Foxwoods Resort Casino for the past 28 years. James was a true outdoorsman. He was skilled at hunting and fishing. However, he was at his happiest when spending time with his family and his dog Princess. James had served in the US Army. 

James was the father of Bradley E. Tefft and his wife Heather of Montville, CT, Bryan A. Tefft and his wife Kara of CT, Bethany A. Leclerc and her partner Sean Catero of Richmond, and James A Tefft and his wife Kristal of Hope Valley. He was the brother of Randy Tefft of Washington State. James is also survived by many grandchildren and great-grandchildren.

At the family’s request, all services will be private. Arrangements are with the Iannotti Funeral Home at MAPLE ROOT in Coventry.





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