Jeanne E. Guiot
86, formerly of Cranston, passed away peacefully on Saturday April 20, 2019 at Briarcliffe Gardens in Johnston. She was the devoted wife of the late Joseph Guiot. They would have just celebrated their 66th wedding anniversary this month.
Born in Pawtucket and raised in Providence, she was the daughter of the late Joseph and Beatrice (Lapre) Bourque. Jeanne worked for 20 years in the check clearing department at Citizens Bank, retiring in 2000. She spent much of her life caring for various family members and cherished her role as mother, grandmother and great grandmother.
She was the beloved mother of Bryan of Nevada, David and his wife Ellen of Cranston, Barry of Florida, Barbara of North Scituate, and Bruce and his wife Amy of Ohio. She was the loving grandmother of Jeffrey and his wife Jennifer, Stacey, Jonathan and his wife Marina, Nicholas, and Michelle, and great-grandmother of Katherine and Hannah.
A Mass of Christian Burial will be celebrated on Saturday April 27th at 11:00am in the Assumption Church 791 Potters Avenue Providence. Burial will follow in St. Ann Cemetery Cranston. Visitation will be held on Saturday morning prior to the funeral Mass beginning at 9:00am in The Butterfield Chapel 500 Pontiac Avenue Cranston.
In lieu of flowers donations may be made in Jeanne’s memory to the Alzheimer’s Association RI Chapter 245 Waterman St #306 Providence, RI 02906.
Reverend Mary Bredlau - 04/23/2019
Jeanne, I thank you for your son, Bryan, a good friend of mine in ministry in Las Vegas.
I offer your whole family my sincere condolences & prayers in Jeanne's death.
Jackie Stewart - 04/23/2019
To the entire Guiot family...
I send each one of you my sincerest sympathies and pray for your healing as a family. Jeanne was a very special person in my life, she made me a priority for as long as she was able... I was never an after thought or a burden... I can honestly say I know she loved me completely and as I grew and life changed... she loved each of my children and my husband because she loved me. She has had a profound impact on the woman and mother I have become. We had a number of conversations over my life time about life but most revolve around being an “only” and relationships with parents and others because of that fact. She supplied me with great wisdom of what life was to come as an only and how to transition once you were all that you had left... I take that with me everywhere I go and use her knowledge to help navigate through this portion of my life. I was blessed when my parents chose “The Guiots” as my godparents... they took their role in my life very seriously and I was so lucky to have had such caring people to help raise me. I pray she is reunited with her family and her beloved Joe... as well as my mom...it eases my mind knowing someday I too will see them all again. Please stay in touch... please know the love for your family is rooted deep within me and I will always hold the memories I had growing up in my heart... love you all Jackie❤️
John O'Leary - 04/24/2019
To the Guiot family,
Please accept my condolences on the passing of your dear mother. I am so sorry for the loss. She has left a wonderful legacy in her family. May happy memories and our faith help to reduce the sorrow that you are now experiencing. My thoughts and prayers are with Jeanne and you.
Christine connolly - 04/24/2019
Barry and family, I am so sorry for the loss of your mom. Sending prayers and condolences.
Donna Burns Tucciarone, Bill and Dolores Burns - 04/24/2019
We are so very sorry to hear of Jeanne's passing. Your parents were fixtures at the 5pm mass at Assumption and were part of such fond memoreies growing up in the parish. My mom especially enjoyed sharing grandchildren stories when she worked at CVS and Jeanne would be in shopping. She had a great smile and that picture captures exactly how we remember her. We are very dissappointed that we will be unable to attend the wake and mass due to a previous family committment that morning. Please accept our deepest condolences on the loss of such a special woman. And please let Barbara know her "friend Donna" from the Assumption sends her a great big hug.
George Litman MD - 04/26/2019
I was so sorry to learn of Jeanne’s passing. She was such a wonderful and caring person. I remember when she invited Judy and me for dinner when Amy was at Brown. Her warmth and hospitality were so kind. Felt like we knew her forever. Please know that my prayers are with you
Peter & Barbara Fournier - 04/27/2019
To Barry & family, we are saddened to hear of you mother's passing. Please accept our sincerest condolences.