Jan (Stetson) Stone
Born in Newport, she was a daughter of the late Harry and Marion (Brownell) Stetson.
Jan had a passion for teaching. She was a professor of anatomy at CCRI for 15 years and later at Bristol Community College for three years. She enjoyed tutoring and furthering her education. She was a volunteer for the Jamestown EMS.
She loved her cats Monty and Myles, and was an avid New England Patriots fan.
Besides her former husband, she leaves a daughter, Skye Stone of Jamestown; a sister, Laurel Champlin and husband John of Otisfield, Maine; her beloved uncle, Gene Brownell of Newport; six nephews, Daniel, Michael, Jeremiah, Danny, Terry and Geoff; and four nieces, Jenna, Jenny, Andrea and Kim.
Her funeral service will be held Saturday, Dec. 29, at 2 p.m. at Central Baptist Church. Burial will be in Cedar Cemetery. Visiting hours are Friday, Dec. 8, from 5 to 8 p.m. in the Fagan-Quinn Funeral Home on Boston Neck Road in North Kingstown. In lieu of flowers, memorial contributions to Save the Bay will be appreciated.