Irene C. Gornostai


Irene C. Gornostai

Irene C. (Patry) Gornostai, 73, died unexpectedly December 15, 2011 at Kent Hospital. She was the beloved wife of William D. Gornostai for 52 years. Irene will be remembered for her kindness, devotion and love to her family and friends.

She was a daughter of the late Odilon and Rosaline (Malo) Patry.

Besides her husband, she is survived by three children Christine Cole, Patricia Liese and William Gornostai; three brothers, Norman, Kenneth and Arthur Patry; seven sisters, Gloria Johnson, Rose Cassidy, Doris Jackson, Rita Capricotta, Dolores Benson, Jeannette Lopes and Diane Barbosa; six grandchildren and five great-grandchildren. She was the sister of the late Ronald, Raymond, Roland, Edward and Paul Patry.

Her funeral service will be held Dec. 20 at 10 a.m. in Thomas & Walter Quinn Funeral Chapel, 2435 Warwick Ave., Warwick. Burial will be in Highland Memorial Park, Johnston. Visitation will be from 9-10 am.

In lieu of flowers, contributions to Alpine Nursing Home Activity Fund, 557 Weaver Hill Rd., Coventry, RI 02816 will be appreciated. For information and condolences visit