Deirdre A. Bartone

Date of Passing:

October 30, 2022

Bartone, Deirdre A., 81, of Bay Spring Avenue, Barrington, died peacefully on October 30, 2022 at the Bayview Rehabilitation at Scalabrini, North Kingstown. She was the beloved wife of the late Gerald L. Bartone.

Born in Providence, a daughter of the late James and Beverly (McGettrick) Prendergast, she lived in Barrington for 50 years.

Mrs. Bartone was a bookkeeper for the Pepsi Cola Company and BDA Jewelers.

Deirdre was a communicant of St. Luke Church. She enjoyed reading and was a crossword puzzle champion. She loved the Boston Red Sox and her dogs.

She is survived by her children, Pamela Marchetti (Richard) of South Kingstown, Deirdre M. Paiva (Wade) of Somerset, MA, Gerald Bartone of Riverside and her favorite James Bartone of East Providence; her grandchildren, Kendra Turner (Travis) of San Diego, CA, and Mitchell and Brad Paiva of Somerset and a great-granddaughter, Ava Turner; two brothers, James and Thomas Prendergast; two sisters, Beverly Molles and Mary Farhoumond and several nieces and nephews.

Relatives and Friends are invited to attend a Mass of Christian Burial on Thursday November 3, 2022 in St. Luke Church, Washington Road, Barrington at 10 a.m. Her burial will be private. Calling hours and flowers are respectfully omitted. Contributions in Deirdre’s memory to the Potter League for Animals, 87 Oliphant Lane, Middletown, RI 02842 would be deeply appreciated.

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  1. So sorry for your loss Gerry please know our thoughts are with you at this time anything we can do please let us know

  2. My deepest condolences to you all on the passing of this sweet lady. My thoughts and prayers are with you during this difficult time

  3. Tom, Beverly, Mary, James and members of Deirdre,s family.

    Our deepest condolences to you on the passing of your sister, mother, grandmother and great grandmother. She was a strong and feisty personality and I remember first meeting her at Tom and Pat’s house some 30 years ago and I believe those attributes are what sustained her over the years. May she rest in peace.🙏

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