Marie Elizabeth “Betty” (Savoie) Scallon, age 99, of Transit St., Warwick, died on May 1, 2012, at West Shore Health Center in Warwick. She was the wife of the late Edward J. Scallon.
Born in Providence, a daughter of the late Alberic and Leonide (Lemire) Savoie, she lived in
Warwick for over 70 years. She was a former member of St. Benedict Circle, Daughters of Isabella.
She is survived by a son, Eugene E. Scallon of West Greenwich; a daughter, Maryann Vigliani of Riverside, RI and Venice, Fla.; a sister, Marie Rita Austin of Fryeburg, Maine; eight grandchildren; nine great-grandchildren; and several nieces and nephews. She was the mother of the late Edward J. Scallon, Jr., Leo R. Scallon, and Elizabeth M. “Becky” Tavarozzi; and the sister of the late Wilfred, Gilbert, Joseph, and Alfred Savoie, Rose Beecher, and Antoinette Lindgren.
Relatives and friends are invited to attend a Mass of Christian Burial on Friday, May 4, at 10 a.m. in St. Benedict Church, 135 Beach Ave., Warwick. Burial will follow in St. Francis Cemetery, Pawtucket. Visiting hours are omitted.
In lieu of flowers, contributions in her memory may be made to Beacon Hospice, 1130 Ten Rod Rd., Suite 104, North Kingstown, RI 02852. Arrangements by Barrett & Cotter Funeral Home, Warwick.