2013-01-24 / Obituaries

Lillian M. (Matoes) Hammersley

Lillian M. (Matoes) Hammersley, 89, of North Kingstown, formerly of Jamestown, passed away peacefully on Jan. 18, 2013. She was the wife of the late Robert R. Hammersley.

Born in Jamestown, she was a daughter of the late Joseph and Rose Matoes.

She leaves two sons, Robert R. Hammersley and wife Deborah (Murphy) Hammersley of North Kingstown, and Ronald R. Hammersley of Palm Bay, Fla.; nine grandchildren; four great-grandchildren; and her son-in-law, Arthur Corbin of Bloomington, Ill.. She was the mother of the late Rhonda L. Corbin; and sister of the late Mary Marchand, Joseph, Dorothy, Eunice and Teresa Matoes.

Relatives and friends are invited to attend her funeral service on Saturday, Jan. 26, at 10 a.m. in the Fagan-Quinn Funeral Home on Boston Neck Road in North Kingstown. Her burial will be private in St. Mark Cemetery in Jamestown. Visiting hours are Friday, Jan. 25, from 5 to 8 p.m. Memorial contributions made be made in her memory to the American Cancer Society, 931 Jefferson Blvd., Suite 3004, Warwick, RI 02886.

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