2008-01-31 / Obituaries

Violet Drury, 81

Violet F. Drury, 81, of 16 Knowles Court, died Tuesday, Jan. 22, 2008 at Scalabrini Villa in North Kingstown.

Born in Jamestown, she was a daughter of the late Peter F. and Violet (Cooper) Drury.

She graduated in 1948 from Simmons College in Boston, Mass.

Ms. Drury was a buyer for the Haynes Department Store in Newark, N.J. before retiring.

She was a communicant of St. Mark Church.

She is survived by her brothers, William E. Drury and his wife, Anne, of Cranston; and Peter F. Drury, Jr. and his wife, Anne, of Jamestown; and many nieces and nephews.

A Mass of Christian Burial was held at St. Mark Church, and burial was in St. Mark Cemetery. In lieu of flowers, memorial contributions to the American Cancer Society, 931 Jefferson Blvd., Suite 3004, Warwick, RI 02886 will be appreciated. For information and guestbook, visit www. faganQuinnFuneralHome.com.

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