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Edward J. Soares Obituary


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“Not a dady goes by without me thinking of you... It still hurts so bad not to have you here to talk to...I love you Dad..HAPPY BIRTHDAY ”
1 of 13 | Posted by: joann hillier - nsb, FL

“I miss you so much. Happy Birthday dad ”
2 of 13 | Posted by: joann hillier - RI

“To All the Soares and Lima Families Our thoughts and prayers are with you all at this difficult time. We did not know Eddie very well but we knew he...Read More »
3 of 13 | Posted by: Christine Larkin - Warwick, RI

“We"ve known Eddie for over 30 years and can"t remember a time we didn't share a good laugh. Our thoughts are with his family and many friends. ”
4 of 13 | Posted by: Bob and Lynda Parker - Attleboro, MA

“To The Soares and Lima family, I wish to extend my deepest sympathy to you all.May you find peace and solace in the days ahead in your personal faith...Read More »
5 of 13 | Posted by: Sharon Lima - Providence, RI

“Eddy was a great man, I'll think of him in my prayers but in my memory too! Thank you for being you! Like and Love Jane ”
6 of 13 | Posted by: Jane Royer - Manville, RI

“Eddie will be sadly missed he always had a smile and hugs for everyone we will miss seeing him and we wish his family well. love Steve,Rosemary...Read More »
7 of 13 | Posted by: Steve andRosemary Tetreault - RI

“The Twohig Family wishes to pass along our deepest condolences in your trying time. I new Eddie for many years and will miss his smiling face and all...Read More »
8 of 13 | Posted by: Don Twohig - central falls, RI

“Sharon and family, my deepest sympathies to you. I remember Eddie fondly from family gatherings over the years. You're in my thoughts and prayers. ”
9 of 13 | Posted by: Tina Wood - Cranston, RI

“Eddie will always have a special place in my heart. I will never forget that tall tapper man walking into the Swallow Club. Going to Memorial...Read More »
10 of 13 | Posted by: Peggy Fitzgerald & Bob Foss Sr. - RI

“Eddy you impacted my life and my recovery in ways you never knew!!! I love you man and you will be missed yet your life lessons will remain in my...Read More »
11 of 13 | Posted by: Joseph M. Lima - Warwick, RI

“Eddy was a great person and we loved to watch him dance.... Our thoughts are with you. ”
12 of 13 | Posted by: Jay and Kacy Maloof - Smithfield, RI

“We've known Ed for 23 yrs. He was a great guy. He was a funny guy but also a serious guy when he needed to be. He was a great friend. We will miss...Read More »
13 of 13 | Posted by: Jim and Pat Ventura - RI


East Providence- Soares Edward J. 68 of East Dr. died Tuesday at Rhode Island Hospital, Providence. He was the husband of Sharon N. (Quinn) Soares.
Born in Fall River, Ma. a son of the late Cirillo and Mary (Silvia) Soares. He has lived in Rumford for the past fifteen years.
He served in the United States Navy.
Ed was a truck driver for A.B.F.
Besides his wife he leaves two daughters Joann Hillier of New Smyrna Beach, Fl. and Denise M. McManaman of Leominster, Ma., one son Michael E. Soares of Lincoln, one step-daughter Kerry Quinn of Cumberland, one sister Lorraine Lima of Warwick and eight grandchildren. He was the brother of the late Margaret Barbar.
He was a member of Friends of Bill W. and in good standing for twenty-three years; he was a member of the Teamster Union Local #251 Retirees Chapter, a member of the Rhode Island Golf Association and Triggs Golf Course, Providence, a member of the U.S. Bowling Association and an avid Yankee fan.
His funeral will be held on Saturday from BELLOWS-FALSO FUNERAL CHAPEL 160 River Rd. Lincoln at 8:45am, with a Mass of Christian Burial in St. Edward Church Weeden St. Pawtucket at 10am.Burial in Mt. Calvary Cemetery, Cumberland. Relatives and friends are invited and may call FRIDAY 4-8pm. In lieu of flowers contributions in his memory to the American Cancer Society 931 Jefferson Blvd. Suite 3004 Warwick, R.I. 02886-2233 would be appreciated.

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