Laura Poissant

Laura Poissant

Friday, February 2nd, 1923 Thursday, December 26th, 2019

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Obituary for Laura Ellen Poissant (Pacheco)

Warren – Laura E. (Pacheco) Poissant, 96, of Warren, died Thursday December 26, 2019 at the Summit Commons Nursing Home, in Providence.

She was the wife of the late Alfred Poissant.

Laura was born in Warren a daughter of the late Joseph and Ida (Peters) Pacheco.

She was an Office Worker for the Berkshire Hathaway Company for many years.

She was a lifelong Warren resident, and a parishioner of the former St. Jean the Baptiste Church, where she was a member of the Women’s Auxiliary of the St. Vincent DePaul Society.

Laura had also worked at the Primrose Hill Nursery Flower Shop.

She is survived by her daughters Sharon Poissant Harrington of Bristol and Sandra Poissant of Warren.

Mrs. Poissant was the grandmother of Holly Bellucci, Donald Thompson, Christopher Harrington, Jenna Harrington.
She was also the great grandmother of Emma and Nathan Bellucci, and Daniel Thompson.

She is also survived by many nieces and nephews.

Laura was the sister of the late Richard Pacheco, John Pacheco, Arthur Pacheco, Louise Whalen, Mary Coelho, Ida Grace, Emily Smith and Lucy Saulnier.

Her funeral will be held Monday Dec. 30 2019 at 9:00 am from the SMITH FUNERAL and MEMORIAL SERVICES, 8 Schoolhouse Road, Warren, followed by a Mass of Christian Burial at 10:00 am in St. Mary of the Bay Church, 645 Main Street, Warren.

Burial will follow in St. Jean the Baptiste Cemetery, Vernon Street, Warren.

Relatives and friends are invited to attend. Calling hours are Sunday from 2:00 pm – 5:00 pm.

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  • Visitation

    December 29, 2019 | 2:00pm - 5:00pm
    Smith Funeral & Memorial Services
    8 Schoolhouse Road
    Warren, RI
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    December 29, 2019
    2:00pm - 5:00pm
  • Second Visitation

    December 30, 2019 | 8:30am - 9:00am
    Smith Funeral & Memorial Services
    8 Schoolhouse Road
    Warren, RI
    Get Directions: View Map | Text | Email |
    December 30, 2019
    8:30am - 9:00am
  • Service

    December 30, 2019 | 10:00am
    St. Mary of the Bay Church
    645 Main Street
    Warren, RI
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    December 30, 2019
  • Interment

    December 30, 2019 | 11:30am
    St.Jean the Baptiste Cemetery
    Vernon Street
    Warren, Rhode Island
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    December 30, 2019

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Richard Grace

My heartfelt sorrow goes out to the Poissant family for the passing of my Aunt Laura. Such a sweet and loving lady who I will forever cherish in memory. Rest in peace
Comment | Posted at 02:34pm via Condolence


So sorry Sharon..Prayers being sent to you and your family..
Gale and Joe
Comment | Posted at 11:48am via Condolence

Bill Healy

So sorry for your loss, Sandy.
Comment | Posted at 09:30am via Condolence

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