Obituaries


The Rev. Mr. Newell Hill Curtis, Jr

10/1/2016
This obituary was provided by the Curtis family. The Rev. Newell Hill Curtis, Jr., 88, Pastor Emeritus at Center Congregational Church in Manchester, Connecticut, died October 1, 2016 surrounded by his loving wife Jane and their family. He was born March 21, 1928 in Montpelier, Vermont, the oldest of five children to Newell Hill Curtis, Sr. and Alice Pine Curtis. A beloved husband, father and grandfather, Newell was married for 65 years to Jane (Cook), who survives him. He also leaves behind ...

Eugene Penniman Buker

8/31/2016
It is with deep sympathy that we announce the  passing of Eugene Penniman Buker, father of Kristin Putney, Christian Education & Youth Ministry Consultant for the RI Conference and member of the Seekonk Congregational Church. Mr. Buker died August 31, 2016. Services were held this past week. Obituary at PERRY-MCSTAY FUNERAL HOME

The Rev. Ms. Amelia Edwards

5/13/2016
The Rev. Ms. Amy E. Edwards passed away Friday, May 13, 2016.  Born and raised in Rhode Island, Amy was the beloved wife of the late Michael J. B. Pierce, and the daughter of the Rev. Dr. Beverley Edwards and the late Charles G. Edwards, Esq.  Amy is also survived by her sister, Katherine Edwards Mullen and her husband John; her brother Mark Edwards and his wife Wanda; her stepchildren Brittany and Michael Pierce and several nieces and nephews. Amy was a graduate of Wheeler School, Union ...