Frederick F. Foeri
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Foeri, Frederick, F., 79, of Arrowhead Avenue, Riverside, died peacefully on August 31, 2014 surrounded by his loving family. He was the beloved husband of Eleanor P. (Cabral) Foeri.
A lifelong resident of East Providence, he was the son of the late Jerome and Evangeline (Mulvey) Foeri. He wintered in Bonita Springs, FL.
Mr. Foeri was a mixer for the former Narragansett Brewing Co. for 18 years. He then was a custodian supervisor at CCRI for 20 years before retiring in 2005. He also was the former owner of Anthony’s Tuxedo, East Providence.
Fred was a communicant of St. Brendan Church. He was an avid golfer and member of the Silver Spring Golf Course and member of the Cranston V.F.W. A sports enthusiast he was a devoted New England Patriots fan. He also enjoyed playing cards and working in his yard.
Mr.Foeri was a United States Army Veteran.
Besides his wife of 54 years, he is survived by two daughters, Kelley E. Machado and her husband John of Seekonk, MA and Patricia E. Calabro and her husband Michael of Cumberland; two sons, Frederick F. Foeri Jr. of Riverside and Michael J. Foeri of Riverside; seven grandchildren and two great grandchildren.
His funeral will be held on Thursday September 4, 2014 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 with Military Honors will follow in Gate of Heaven Cemetery.
Calling hours are Wednesday 5-8 p.m. Flowers are respectfully omitted. Contributions in Fred’s memory to Home & Hospice Care of RI, 1085 North Main Street, Providence, RI, 02904 or St. Brendan’s Church, 60 Turner Avenue, Riverside, RI, 02915 would be deeply appreciated.