Marguerite M. (Whittaker) Vargasa


Marguerite M. (Whittaker) Vargasa passed away Sunday, February 23, 2020 at home. She was the wife of the late Gilbert Vargas for 49 years.

Born in Providence, she was the daughter of the late George and May (Dutson) Whittaker. She was a retired supervisor in the jewelry trade.

Marguerite was the beloved mother of Lori J. Rossi, Gilbert R. Vargas and Steven Awde (Carole); loving grandmother of Samantha, Christopher, Steven, Steven Jr. and Michael; loving great-grandmother of Steven III; and sister of Marion and George Whittaker. She is also survived by many nieces, nephews, grandnieces and grandnephews.

Her visitation will be held Thursday, February 27 from 4-7 p.m., with a service to follow at 7 p.m. in Thomas & Walter Quinn Funeral Chapel, 2435 Warwick Avenue, Warwick. For information and condolences visit


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