Dorothy Spaulding

August 5, 2017

U.S. Veteran

Service Date: August 15, 2017

Obituaries » Dorothy Spaulding

SPAULDING, DOROTHY, 89, of East Killingly Rd., Foster, RI died August 5, 2017 at Lighthouse at Lincoln, RI. She was the loving wife of the late Marshall L. Spaulding.

Born in Providence, RI, a daughter to the late Willoughby and Emily Young, she was the loving mother of Malcolm L. Spaulding and his wife Nicole Castanet Spaulding, the late Marilyn L. Spaulding, and Myron L. Spaulding and his wife Linda Hammond Spaulding. Her sister Velma Holt predeceased her. She is survived by three grandchildren: Allegra Brunborg, and Matthieu and Marie Claire Cornillon and five great grandchildren.

She worked as a laboratory technician for a textile company and as an administrative assistant for several health and dental care facilities. She will be remembered by her family and friends for her kind and loving nature. She was well known for her floral arrangements, which she generously prepared for family and friends.

A resident of Foster all her life, she was a life-long member of the North Foster Baptist Church and its Willing Workers group. She was also a member of the Ladies Auxiliary of the South Foster Fire Department. 

Funeral services will be held at 3 PM on August 15, 2017, North Foster Baptist Church, 81 East Killingly Road, Foster, RI with burial immediately to follow at the Hopkins Stone Cemetery, Foster, RI.

In lieu of flowers, contributions may be made in her memory to the North Foster Baptist Church, 81 East Killingly Road, Foster, RI 02825 

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