In Memoriam...

In loving memory of our brothers and sisters that we have lost, both past and present.

Brothers and Sisters:

It is with great sadness that I regret to inform you of the passing of Brother Stephen A. Kruwell, 33, who passed on Monday, March 1, 2021.

Brother Stephen Kruwell was a dedicated and hardworking union member of RI Council 94, AFSCME, Narragansett Bay Commission, Local 1010.

He worked as an Asset Management Assistant.

Stephen will be sorely missed by everyone.

Please see the link below for more information.

Brothers and Sisters:

It is with great sadness that I regret to inform you of the passing of Brother Dennis F. O’Grady, who passed on Thursday, February 25, 2021.

Brother Dennis O’Grady was a dedicated and hardworking union member of RI Council 94, AFSCME, University of Rhode Island, Local 528, before retiring in 2015.

He worked in the Facilities Department.

Dennis will be sorely missed by everyone.

Brothers and Sisters:
 
It is with great sadness that I regret to inform you of the passing of Sister Rachelle Principe, 73, who passed on Monday, February 1, 2021.
 
Sister Rachelle Principe was a dedicated and hardworking union member of RI Council 94, AFSCME, RI Department of Children, Youth and Families, Local 2876, before retiring on December 31, 2020.
 
She worked as a Cu

Brothers and Sisters,

It is with great sadness that I regret to inform you of the passing of Brother Michael Lapisky, 76, who passed on Monday, January 4, 2021.

He retired in 2008 as Chief of the Division of Fish and Wildlife. Brother Lapisky was a former Executive Vice President for RI Council 94, AFSCME and former President of Local 2881, Department of Environmental Management.

Michael will be sorely missed by everyone.

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Brothers and Sisters,

 It is with great sadness that I regret to inform you of the passing of Enrico Siravo Sr., 71, who passed away October 26, 2020.

 Brother Siravo came to America in 1972. He worked for RI College, State of Rhode Island for twenty years. He enjoyed spending time with his grandchildren, gardening and time with his lodge buddies Arthur and Anthony, as well as his buddy Joe Rosa.

Brothers and Sisters:
 
It is with great sadness that I regret to inform you of the passing of Brother Arthur Entwistle III, 70 who passed on Friday, September 18, 2020.
 
Brother Entwistle was a dedicated and hardworking union member of RI Council 94, AFSCME, Burrillville School Department, Local 2231.
 
Arthur will be sorely missed by everyone.
Brothers and Sisters,
 
It is with great sadness that I regret to inform you of the passing of Sister Stefania B.

Brothers and Sisters,

It is with great sadness that I regret to inform you of the passing of Brother Yardley L. Norman, 60, who passed on Saturday, June 27, 2020.

Prior to his retirement in August 2017, Brother Yardley was a dedicated and hardworking union member of Rhode Island Council 94, AFSCME, University of Rhode Island, Local 528 where he worked as a Lands and Grounds Supervisor.

Brother Yardley will be sorely missed by everyone.

Please see link below for more information.