Mary Ann Schroder

Date of Passing:

June 26, 2022

Schroder, Mary Ann (Benevides), 79, formerly of Pine Top Road, Barrington, passed away peacefully on June 26, 2022 at Rhode Island Hospital under Hospice Care. She was the wife of the late Allen Stanley Schroder.

Born in Providence, a daughter of the late Joseph and Mary (Travers) Benevides, she lived in Barrington for 28 years and Warwick for 19 years.

Mary Ann was an EKG Technician at Rhode Island Hospital for 10 years before retiring in 1999.

She was a graduate of East Providence High School Class of 1961 and graduated from the Sawyer School, Providence.

Mary Ann enjoyed listening to music, dancing, dining out, attending parades, traveling the waterfront of Rhode Island to enjoy the view and sitting by the water. She enjoyed spending time with her loving family and friends.

She is survived by two sons, Alan Schroder and his wife Marcy of Massachusetts and Christian Schroder and his wife Janet of Rhode Island; two daughters, Tammy Dixon and her husband George Brehm of Maryland and Tanya M. Schroder of Virginia; four grandchildren, Christopher Nevins, Christian Schroder, Catalina Schroder and Harrison Schroder; a sister, Lorraine Erenkrantz of Rhode Island and many nieces and nephews who she loved very much.

Her Funeral Service will be held on Tuesday July 5, 2022 in the W. RAYMOND WATSON FUNERAL HOME, 350 Willett Avenue, Riverside at 11 a.m. Burial will follow in Forest Chapel Cemetery, Nayatt Road, Barrington. Calling hours are Tuesday morning 9-11 a.m.

Online Condolences


  1. Al, I just now learned of your mother’s passing. My sincere condolences to you and your family.

  2. What an kind amazing woman and what a remarkable life. I feel lucky just to have known the family. My deepest sympathy to Allen, Tammy, Christian, and of course my friend Tanya. May Mary’s joy live in your hearts forever.

  3. Mary and I lived on Howie Ave. in Warwick at the same time. I remember her as a friendly and outgoing neighbor. I am so sorry that she is gone.

    With sympathy,
    Jane Aldrich

  4. This is her cousin Claudia from NH! I was so happy to have connected again with my cousin Maryann in the last 11tears! She was a beautiful soul and I look forward to our reunion in heaven! So sad for her dear sister and friend Lorraine and her children! May our Lord comfort them at this difficult time!

  5. Sincere sympathy and prayers to the family of Mary Ann. From the days as parents in the Barrington (RI) schools and beyond….. It has been quite a journey . You are now in your eternal home. Peace be with you . The Romano Family (Stephen, Michael & Peter) from Barrington

  6. My deepest sympathies and condolences to all the family and friends of Mary Ann .She was an amazing women always so kind and so thoughtful! My thoughts and prayers are with you at this time. My she rest in peace.

  7. Mary Ann was one of the nicest people I have ever known. She was always so kind to everyone. She had an infectious smile . May she Rest In Peace!

  8. My deepest sympathy Mary Ann always with a smile a very sweet lady Rest In Peace

  9. From as early as I can remember on Grassy Plain Rd, and throughout the years since, Mary Ann always had a smile and kind words for me. I will remember her for being a beautiful, selfless, nonjudgmental person who filled me with happiness whenever I would see her or think about her. Please accept my condolences. XO

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