Barbara Pompei

Date of Passing:

June 16, 2018

Pompei, Barbara A., 92, of Read Street, Riverside, died peacefully on June 16, 2018. She was the wife of the late Rocco Pompei.

Born in Riverside, a daughter of the late Frank C. and Harriet A. (Slade) Bruseny, she was a lifelong resident of Riverside.

Mrs. Pompei was a communicant of St. Brendan Church and a member of the parish Forever Young Club and Rosary & Altar Society. She also was a member of the Barrington Senior Center.

She is survived by two sons, Richard F. Pompei and his wife Christine of Riverside and Stephen R. Pompei and his husband Christopher Utter of Providence; a sister, Evelyn Andreozzi of Barrington; four grandchildren, Richard F. Pompei Jr., Amy E. Desorcy, Jason Fournier and Benjamin Fournier and six great grandchildren. She was the sister of the late Dorothy E. Cameron, May Stone, Lena N. Bruseny and Wilbur Bruseny.

Her Funeral service will be held on Thursday June 21, 2018 in the W. RAYMOND WATSON FUNERAL HOME, 350 Willett Avenue, Riverside at 10:00 a.m. Calling hours and flowers are respectfully omitted. Contributions in Barbara’s memory to the RISPCA, 186 Amaral Street,Riverside, RI 02915 would be deeply appreciated.

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  1. My sympathies to Richard, Stephen, Richard and Amy and all of the rest of the Pompei family. May all of your dearest memories help you get through this hard time. Love to you all, Cheryl

  2. I love you, Gram ❤️.

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