Ann E. Moss

Date of Passing:

October 21, 2021

Moss, Ann E., (McLeod), 90, of Lottie Drive, Riverside, died at home on October 21, 2021 surrounded by her family. She was the wife of the late John A. Moss.

Born in Providence, a daughter of the late Hugh E. and Margaret T. (Clancy) McLeod, she lived in Riverside for 62 years. She was a graduate of the former St. Xavier High School Class of 1949.

Mrs. Moss was a cook for the State of Rhode Island School Lunch Program for 18 years before retiring in 1990.

Ann was a communicant of St. Brendan Church and a member of the parish’s Forever Young Club where she organized bus trips for the club. She was an avid bingo and card player throughout the East Providence and Barrington community.

She is survived by her children, Susan J. Gardner of Riverside, J. Scott Moss of Rehoboth, MA and Patricia Richmond and her husband Russell of Rehoboth, MA; three grandchildren, Christopher Swindell, Rachel Swindell and Matthew Moss and two great grandchildren, Emma Lafountain and Hunter Swindell. She was the sister of the late Esther Thompson, David McLeod and Margaret Maloney.

Her funeral will be held on Monday October 25, 2021 from the W. RAYMOND WATSON FUNERAL HOME, 350 Willett Avenue, Riverside at 8:45 a.m. with a Mass of Christian Burial in St. Brendan Church, Turner Avenue, Riverside at 10 a.m. Burial will follow in Gate of Heaven Cemetery. Calling hours are Sunday 3-6 p.m.

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  1. Sue,Scott and Patty We Are sorry for the loss of your mom she was a great lady I’m glad I worked with her and became freinds with her the Noonans

  2. So sorry for your loss. I just saw the notification. She must have been an angel of patience working for the school lunch program of RI for 19 years. You and your family are in my prayers.

  3. Dear Susan, Scott, and Patty,

    I was so surprised to hear that Aunt Ann had passed away. I always thought she was tough enough to live forever! I’m so glad I had the chance to visit with her while we were in Maine. I loved those visits when she would share funny (sometimes surprising) family stories. I hope all of your happy memories ease the pain of her loss.
    Love, Jean

  4. My deepest sympathy to your beautiful family.My dear friend will now be volunteering to give Jesus a break and will make sure everyone will walk “ her” straight line.Ann you will be missed dearly.May God keep you in the palm of his hand.
    With much love to your family,Linda Cunningham?♥️

  5. So sorry to hear about Ann. John worked with Rollie at the shop. I had reconnected with Ann at the East Prov Senior Center. Lovely person.

  6. So sorry for your loss. Prayers are with you all!

  7. Rest in Peace , God Bless Watch over your family??

  8. So sorry to hear about my Aunt Ann I knew she will rest in peace
    I have many Family memories from when I was young living back in East Providence
    My prayers are with Her and her family

  9. So very sorry for your loss. What a great lady! She was a little spitfire, lol. Always young at heart and fun to be around. I remember the Christmas cookie swap one year where she loved my cookies (not!) and I’m pretty sure, wanted me banned from further swaps, Lol!
    Thinking of you all, prayers for strength during this difficult time.


  11. Rest In Peace our Beloved Annie.May God and all the angels in Heaven watch over you.I will carry you in my heart always.

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