Alice M. Kerns


Alice M. Kerns

a salesperson

Alice M. (O’Kane) Kerns, 87, formerly of Warwick, passed away March 18, 2012 at Briarcliffe Manor. She was the wife of the late Edward K. “Red” Kerns.

Born in Fall River, Mass., she was a daughter of the late Joseph P. and Ella (Nelson) O’Kane. Mrs. Kerns was a salesperson for several area stores, including Filenes and Cherry & Webb Co.

She was the beloved mother of Carol Ann Correia and her husband, Edward, of Sterling, Conn.; loving grandmother of Edward Correia and Christine Loftes; and cherished great-grandmother of Evan Mansolillo and Mason Correia. She was the sister of the late Nora DePasquale.

Relatives and friends are invited to a committal service March 18 at 10:30 a.m. in Rhode Island Veterans Memorial Cemetery, South County Trail, Exeter, and may gather at the Administration Building at 10:15 a.m. Calling hours are respectfully omitted.

In lieu of flowers, gifts in her memory to the Alzheimer’s Association, RI Chapter, 245 Waterman St., Suite 306, Providence, RI 02906 would be appreciated. Arrangements made by Urquhart-Murphy Funeral Home. For information and guest book visit