Frank H. Lomba Sr.

Date of Passing:

February 25, 2019

Frank Henry Lomba Sr., 90, of Tripps Lane, Riverside, died peacefully on Monday, February 25, 2019 at Orchard View Manor, Riverside.

Born in Providence, Rhode Island on June 11, 1928 he was the son of the late Frank Perry and Pearl (Matton) Lomba.
Frank was a truck driver for 41 years before retiring in 1990.

Frank enjoyed life to the fullest.

He is survived by his three sons, Frank H. Lomba Jr. and his wife Jeanette, James Wilkins, and Melvin Soule three daughters, Cheryl Cabral, Teresa Roberts and Rachael Lopez, a brother, James Lomba, his companion Barbara
Gibbs, and a host of grandchildren, great-grandchildren and great-great grandchildren. He was the husband of the late Sarah (Sigers) Lomba, father of the late Marion Perry, brother of the late Antonio Lomba, Ella Gonsalves and Mary Morales.

His funeral service will be held on Thursday, February 28, 2019 in the W.RAYMOND WATSON FUNERAL HOME, 350 Willett Avenue, Riverside at 11:30 a.m. Calling hours are Thursday 10 a.m.-11: 30 a.m.

Burial will follow in North Burial Ground Cemetery, Providence.

Online Condolences


  1. To the Lomba family; I was saddened to learn of your father’s passing. I have known your dad since my childhood as he was friends with my father and aunts and uncles. I would see your dad exery Friday at the Hospital Trust Bank that I managed at University Heights where he would always have a conversation with me. I knew Frank Sr. by his nickname “Doc”. I would often see “Doc” driving his truck around the City making deliverise and I would always beep my horn,and wave, and he would always smile and wave back at me. I offer my sincere condolences to Frank , we were classmates at Hope High School. May your dad rest in eternal peace and paradise.

  2. To the family of Frank Lomba, Sr. I was saddened to learn of the passing of your father. I Remember Mr. Lomba”s nickname was Doc. He and my father were friends, and I used to see him every Friday at the Hospital Trust Bank at University Heights, and we would always have a conversation. I remember that he always drove a truck for a living and I would always beep my horn at him and he would smile and wave back. Frank Jr. I am sorry for your loss and may your dad rest in eternal peace.

  3. Our deepest sympathy to the entire Lomba family. May God comfort and strength each one of you during your time of sorrow and loss. You all are in our prayers. Blessings, Peace and Love.

    Oliver “Vay” Miranda and Family

  4. I was so sorry to hear about Frank. It is really hard to find the words that really express the pain felt over his loss. We extend our deepest condolences to the family. May our Heavenly Father hear the prayers of your heart and grant you comfort during this difficult time. 2 Corinthians 1:2-5. Our loving thoughts and prayers.

  5. To Frank/Jeanette and family.. sorry for your loss may he rest in peace.Even though he is gone…..his memories will live on

    Love cousin Sheila,Jason and Nelson

  6. Rest in peace, Frank. Your family will always have memories to make us smile.

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