Doris A. Peasley

Doris A. Peasley aged 84, who resided at 152 Whitewood Drive in Cranston died unexpectedly Monday May 6th at Rhode Island Hospital. She managed the X-Ray Department at Cranston General Hospital for over thirty years. Doris was born in Barre, Vermont on March 15th, 1929. She later moved with her family to Providence, Rhode Island. She was the wife of the late Robert V. Peasley and the daughter of the late Thomas and Eva (Corey) Wobby. She was the mother to Thomas Peasley and the late Robert V. Peasley Jr. Doris lived for her family, her church and her Lebanese heritage. Her whole family would gather every Sunday at her residence in Garden City for a Lebanese Sunday Dinner. These gatherings have created many memories for the whole family that will last forever. She was a loyal parishioner at St. George's Maronite Catholic Church in Pawtucket. She is survived by her son Thomas Peasley, grandchildren; Thomas, Michael, Amanda, Krystyna, Jessica, and great grandchildren; Brayden, Isabella, Maddison, Briana and Harley. A Memorial Service will be held for Doris on Saturday May 11th at 11:00AM in The Butterfield Chapel 500 Pontiac Avenue Cranston.

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Amanda, Chris, Brayden & Maddison - 05/07/2013

I do not even know where to begin, we are going to miss you so much! Thank you for always being there for us! Thank you for being a second mom to me, when my mother passed away you helped my dad out more then you will ever know. You are my hero, I look up to you in more ways than you could of ever imagined! I am glad that Brayden & Maddison get to have wonderful memories of their Big Sitto aka Great Grandma. Say Hi to my mom & Uncle Bobby for us and give them a kiss from us! This is not goodbye, this is until we meet again! I love you Sitto so much! I am glad your are not in pain anymore. You lived a wonderful life 84 years young you have touched more hearts than you could ever imagine!

Love Always and Forever,

Amanda, Chris, Brayden & Maddison xoxoxo

Ann Marie Digilio - 05/07/2013

Amanda Mike and the rest of your family I am so sorry for your loss . My thoughts and prayers are with you and your family

Kevin Hayes - 05/07/2013

I am so sorry for the loss in your family. May god be with all of you always and forever. She is looking down on you guys and guiding you through good times and bad.

Denise, Habib and Georgette Chamie - 05/07/2013

Aunty Doris, I will miss you very much, I don't think a neice and Aunt were ever closer. When I moved away, I thought of you always, you will never be gone from my heart. Thank you for being there for me always. May you rest in peace. Love Habib, Denise and Georgette

arlene - 05/07/2013

dear doris, i miss you already,you taught me so many things over the years that i will cherish forever. one of the many things you did for me was to get me palms every palm sunday..i have them hanging right here over the doorway. you were a big part of my life and i will never forget well xoxo forever~~~arlene

Margie - 05/07/2013

My heart hurts for all she left behind you were her life She lived a full life and helped everyone when they needed it. Her wisdom is a memory for all of to remember. GOD bless you Doris. I know you will be looking down on all of us Rest well
Love, Margie and family

Denise and ray Gebrael ( Khalil ) - 05/07/2013

Aunt Doris ,gone way to soon may you rest in
Peace and God give your family the courage
And strength to get through this difficult time ..

Love always
Ray and Denise xxx

Robin Dufresne - 05/07/2013

Dear Tom and all of the family, there are no words I can say to express how sad I am for all of you. Doris was always so gracious and strong and loved her family fiercely. It has been an honor to have known her and talked with her, always with the best interest of her family at heart. She will be forever remembered and you all will be forever in my heart.

Fred and Susan Shaw - 05/07/2013

Aunt Doris you will be truly be missed. Our love, thoughts and prayers are with all of the family.


So sorry to hear of Sittos passing....she was a nice lady and she will be missed ..RIP SITTO

Michelle Mackin and family - 05/07/2013

Auntie Doris, you were the glue that held this family together. You were the confidant to everyone, so selfless and loving. You will be missed so much more than I can put into words. My heart breaks for Snib and all the grand and great-grand kids that are left behind. We are all the better, though, for having had you in our lives. I know the memories we all have of you and the time we all shared together will keep us strong. Thank you for everything. You will always mean the world to me and everyone who's lives you've touched. I will miss you and love you forever. I will see you in my dreams. Sleep well xoxoxo

Richard Thomas Mackin - 05/08/2013

dear Aunty, i cannot express in words how much i love aand miss you. The memories i have i will cherish forever you have been such a big part of this family an i will never forget you.. say hi to jidoo and cousin bobby and sitto eva. Oh just give everyone my love aunty. love you xoxoxoxo

Sharon Jorde - 05/08/2013

Tommy, I am so sorry for you loss!

Dottie Loranger - 05/08/2013

I am so sorry to hear of her passing. I worked with her many years ago (1969) at Cranston General. She was always very nice. May your memories of her bring you comfort.

emily kuras - 05/08/2013

i am so sorry. she was an amazing lady. my thoughts and prayers are with your family.

Sharon Girard, Louise Simone & Family - 05/09/2013

We would like to express our deepest sympathy for the loss of your mother/grandmother. Doris was a beautiful, loving & caring person. We will miss her so very much. All the girls at the Hair Salon will greatly miss Doris, they all loved spending our Thursday's together with her. She touched our lives and we all will miss her.
Our prayers for Doris's Family is God will help all of you through this very difficult time. May your wonderful memories of Doris help ease your pain and bring you some comfort. God Bless. Our deepest sympathy, Sharon, Jeff, Jeffrey Girard and Louise Simone & Family

Tajia Kuras - 05/09/2013

Im so sorry for the family's loss my thoughts and prayers are with you all. RIP Doris.

Jack Hassett - 05/09/2013

Doris was a beautiful and caring lady. We know that GOD welcomed her with open arms.

Doctor Earle Travis - 05/10/2013

Doris I had to wait for you to pass threw the pearly gates to find out your age and I know you will pass right through the peraly gates. you had your ups and downs but you always managed to help your family. Without doubt you will go directly to heaven. Cranston General will always miss you and Tommy will always be a reflexion of yor dedication. You always made my job easier and I want to thank you for the help!

danny jamgochian - 05/10/2013

Tommy and your family I`m so sorry for your loss,all of us at work are thinking of you

jim leonard - 05/11/2013

saddened to hear of your sudden loss•May the peace that comes from the memories of love shared comfort you now and in the days ahead.

Samantha Quattrini - 05/11/2013

I love you so much aunt Dorris! I know we weren't very close and didn't get to spend much time together because we lived so far apart. I still remember every time I was at your house, from family dinner when I burnt my finger on you butternut squash to when I would play in your basement with kryssy, amanda, and jessi. Your house had so much love in it, and I have nothing but good memories which I am thankful for. Please say hello to cousin bobby and my pepe' for me! I love you very much, mom and I wish we could be will be very missed! xoxoxo R.I.P.

Trish Wynne - 05/11/2013

Doris and J. Brendan are probably looking at films right now and having a good laugh. May God hold them both close to His heart, now and forever.

Ray and Susie Wehbe (Sydney) - 06/07/2013

We were devastated to hear of the loss of Aunt Doris. A truly unique person who opened her heart and home to my wife and I when we travelled to the USA. We also loved seeing her in Sydney. We definitely feel a loss of our special cousin AND FRIEND. XOXOXO rip

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