Date of Passing:
Fayne, Francis, 74, of Franklin Street, Riverside, died peacefully on June 18, 2023 at home surrounded by his loving family. He was the beloved husband of Sandra E. (Gardner) Fayne.
Born in Providence, a son of the late Francis and Jane (Hall) Fayne, he lived in Riverside for 37 years.
Mr. Fayne was a welder for General Dynamics Electric Boat for 39 years before retiring in 2015.
Francis was a member of the BridgePointe Christian Church, East Providence and a frequent patron of the American Italian Club, Warren.
He enjoyed boating, reading and was an avid blood donor. He was a devoted New England Patriots fan.
Mr. Fayne was a United States Army Veteran serving during the Vietnam Era.
Besides his wife of thirty seven years he is survived by two sons, George “Randy” Starr of East Providence and Nicholas Fayne of Riverside; a grandson, Braydan Fayne of Florida; five sisters, Carol Fayne of East Providence, Mary Lamb of East Providence, Jenna Post of East Providence, Margaret Beauparlant of Florida and Patricia Fayne of Bristol and several nieces and nephews. He was the brother of the late Nancy Fayne.
A private Memorial Service will be held in the BridgePointe Christian Church, Waterman Avenue, East Providence. Calling Hours and flowers are respectfully omitted.