Darla Van Eps


Darla Van Eps
registered nurse

Darla L. Van Eps, 47, of Pender Avenue, Warwick, died at home surrounded by her loving family February 5, 2012.
Born in Castskills, N.Y., a daughter of Barbara E. (Blenis) Quigley of Warwick and the late Francis P. Van Eps, she lived in Connecticut before moving to Warwick three years ago. Darla was a registered nurse and was most recently employed as a visiting nurse for TLC Nursing. She was previously employed with the former Harvard Pilgrim Health Care. She was a graduate of Smithfield High School and the Community College of Rhode Island Nursing Program.
Besides her mother she is survived by a son, Steven E. Van Eps of Woonsocket; four sisters, Cindi A. Szczoczarz of Attleboro, Mass., Faith E. Whitaker of Smithfield, Amy S. Latypov and Julianne M. Van Eps, both of Warwick; a brother, Michael S. Van Eps of Navarre, Fla.; and her maternal grandmother, Dorothy A. Blenis of Surprise, N.Y. She was a loving aunt to her many nieces and nephews.
Her funeral service was held Feb. 8 in Spring Green Memorial Church, 1350 Warwick Ave., Warwick. Burial was in Pawtuxet Memorial Park, Warwick.
Contributions in her memory may be made to Home & Hospice Care of RI or the American Cancer Society. Arrangements made by Barrett & Cotter Funeral Home, Warwick.