Laura M.(Shea)O’Rourke


Laura M.(Shea)O’Rourke, 87, of Audubon Road died September 3, 2012, at Rhode Island Hospital. She was the wife of Raymond F. O’Rourke.

Born in St. John’s, Newfoundland, she was the daughter of the late Philip and Ida (Ennis) Shea, she had been a Warwick resident for the past 48 years. Mrs. O’Rourke was a homemaker and a member of the St. Peter’s Church Women’s Club.

Besides her husband; she leaves three sons, Raymond J. O’Rourke of Seekonk, Robert F. O’Rourke and Daniel P. O’Rourke, both of Warwick, a daughter, Mary E. O’Rourke of Warwick; 2 grandchildren. She was the sister of Gertrude Youhess of Melbourne, Fla., Blanche Hunt of North Providence and the late Phillip Shea and William Shea.

Her funeral will be Friday at 9 a.m. from the Frank P. Trainor & Sons Funeral Home, 982 Warwick Avenue, Warwick. Mass of Christian Burial in St. Peter Church, 350 Fair Street, Warwick at 10 a.m. Calling hours Thursday 4-8 p.m. Burial will be in the Rhode Island Veterans’ Cemetery, Exeter. Condolences please visit


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