Ruth A. Fairfield
Ruth A. (Fallon) Fairfield, 91, of Shalom Drive, Warwick, passed away December 5, 2011 at Philip Hulitar Hospice Center, Providence. She was the wife of the late Frederick F. Fairfield III.
Born in New Britain, Conn., she was a daughter of the late Thomas M. and Imelda O. (Latoille) Fallon. Mrs. Fairfield had been the secretary at Warwick Central Baptist Church and a member of the Mobile Missionaries Assistance Program and the Whirl-A-Ways Square Dance Group. Ruth took great pride in her family.
She was the beloved mother of Alice T. Hawthorne, wife of the late Albert Hawthorne, and Gail C. Mutter, both of Warwick, Patricia A. Piscopio and her husband, Thomas, of Cranston, Susan M. Smith and her husband, A.J., of San Diego, Calif. and the late Ruth A. Hawthorne, wife of William Hawthorne of Cumberland; caring sister of Sr. Imelda Maria Fallon, SSJ of Mt. Marie, Holyoke, Mass. and the late Theresa Bouvier; loving grandmother of 11 and great-grandmother of 11.
Her funeral service will be held Dec. 21 at 11 am in Warwick Central Baptist Church, 3270 Post Road, Warwick. Relatives and friends are invited and may call Dec. 20 from 4-7 p.m. in Urquhart-Murphy Funeral Home, 800 Greenwich Ave., Warwick. Burial will be private.
In lieu of flowers, gifts in her memory to Warwick Central Baptist Church, 3270 Post Rd., Warwick, RI 02886 would be appreciated. For information and guest book visit www.murphyfuneralhomes.org.