Elaine H. Taupier
Taupier, Elaine H. (Worth), passed away peacefully on Sunday April 20, 2014 surrounded by her loving family at the Phillip Hulitar Home and Hospice Care Center. She would have been 94 today as she was born on April 22, 1920. She was the wife of the late Vincent A. Taupier (retired Pawtucket Police Department) and the daughter of the late Irene (Sanderson) and Ralph M.J. Worth. She was predeceased by her sister Avis Golightly. Born in Providence she lived in Pawtucket, and Rumford Towers in East Providence before moving to Warwick. She was employed for many years as a sales clerk at Ann & Hope in Cumberland.
Elaine is survived by four sons, Robert V. Taupier and his wife Jacqueline of Florida, Kenneth P. Taupier of Pawtucket, Gary S. Taupier and his wife Rosemary of North Carolina, and Dennis J. Taupier and his wife Anita of Woonsocket and a daughter Linda M. Connors and her husband Kevin of Warwick. She is also survived by ten grandchildren, ten great-grandchildren, and several nieces and nephews. Elaine spent her retirement years volunteering for many organizations including Meals on Wheels. She loved to cook and bake for her many friends at Rumford Towers. She also loved to dance. She was a communicant of St. Margaret's Church while living in East Providence. Her funeral will be held on Thursday at 8:45am from The Butterfield Chapel 500 Pontiac Avenue Cranston followed by a Mass of Christian Burial in St. Mark's Church in Cranston at 10:00am. Burial will follow in the Rhode Island Veteran's Cemetery in Exeter. Visitation will be on Wednesday from 5:00-8:00pm. In lieu of flowers donations may be made to The Alzheimer's Association Rhode Island Chapter 245 Waterman Street Suite 306 Providence, RI 02906 or to Philip Hulitar Home and Hospice Care of Rhode Island 1085 North Main Street Providence, RI 02904.
penny - 04/22/2014
I have wonderful memories of Aunt Elaine from
a very early age. One being waiting for Vinnie
to come home from WWII. She took care of my sister and I while our parents worked. always so kind and happy. she was a source of encouragement to me when it mattered most
Adrienne Taupier - 04/22/2014
Happy birthday, Grandma. I love you.
Shaleigh hoard - 04/22/2014
My deepest condolences on the loss of your loved one. May you be comforted by each others love during this time.
Barbara Shea - 04/22/2014
So sorry for the loss of your mother.
Mr & Mrs John Tedeschi - 04/22/2014
Gary & Rosie,
We were so sorry to read about your Mom's passing.
I misplaced your last note with your NC info so had no way to contact you. Please know that our thoughts & prayers are with you at this difficult time. Love, John & Dayle XO
Mary Walsh - 04/23/2014
Dear Linda and Kevin, I want to offer my sympathy and condolence to your family at this sorrowful time.
Sheila Masse - 04/23/2014
my sincere sympathy to you all! May Elaine's life become a celebration of memories in your hearts from which you can draw comfort!
Jo-Ann Lyon - 04/23/2014
She was such a beautiful soul. I have wonderful memories of her and Vinnie traveling with me to the National Parks out West back in the 80's. She never forgot to send me cards for every occasion. God Bless all of you for giving your Mom a great life. With deepest and heartfelt sympathy. Love, Jo-Ann
Lisa & David Beauvais - 04/23/2014
Linda & Family, We are so sorry to hear about your mom. I have such great memories of yard sales and the Scituate Fair with her! She was truly a wonderful person. Our prayers are with you and your family,
Love , Dave & Lisa
Fran Slade and Marc Kohler - 04/23/2014
Marc and I knew Elaine as our neighbor and friend at Rumford Towers. We celebrated her birthdays, and will miss her dearly. Our condolences to her family.
Gary and Rosie - 04/23/2014
I'm so sorry to hear of Mom's passing. Know that she is at peace with our King.My prayers are with you.
Love, Vicky Chiaverini McIntyre
Heather Lynch- Adrienne's friend - 04/23/2014
So sorry for your loss. She seemed like such a beautiful soul when Adrienne spoke about her!
Linda & Bob Burdett/Attleboro Elks - 04/24/2014
Sorry for your loss ken. She lived a full life of doing what she wanted to do. Our deepest sympathy to you and your family. RIP Elaine
Cheryl Bielan Sirois - 04/28/2014
My sincere sympathies to Linda and family. I have fond memories of Mrs. Taupier being a great mom during the teenage years, a mom you could talk to. I was lucky to be able to speak with her again a couple of summers ago when she was visiting her grandson Fred's home. She hadn't changed at all, still smiling and friendly. I know she will be dearly missed.
Lauren Bradshaw - 03/04/2016
Hi yaya tea I miss you also have a wonderful birthday up in heaven and have a great day love you your great granddaughter Lauren,Paula,Freddy