2009-09-17 / Obituaries

Rose R. Branch, 92

Rose R. (Hobin) Branch, 92, of


died peacefully at home surrounded by her loving family on Tuesday, Sept. 1, 2009. She was the beloved wife of Joseph F. Branch for 68 years and a daughter of the late Vincent F. and Mary Ann (Brehney) Hobin.

Rose was a communicant of St. Mark Church. She was the loving mother of Joan Ann Comeau, Mary P. Fehlberg and Joyce R. MacDonald; and sister of the late Vincent E. Hobin. She is also survived by six grandchildren and nine great-grandchildren, and was the grandmother of the late Joseph Michael Fehlberg and Edward L. MacDonald III.

Her funeral was held Sept. 4 with a Mass of Christian Burial in St. Mark Church. Burial was in St. Ann Cemetery, Cranston.

In lieu of flowers, contributions to St. Mark Church, 60 Narragansett Ave., Jamestown, RI, 02835 or Visiting Nurse Services of Newport & Bristol Counties Hospice, 1184 East Main Road, Portsmouth, RI 02871, will be appreciated.

Visit www.TheQuinnFuneral- Home.com for online guestbook.

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