Patrick B. Cole
Date of Passing:
Cole, Patrick B., 68, of Broadway, Newport, died peacefully on October 29, 2023 at the HopeHealth Hulitar Hospice Center, surrounded by his loving family.
Born in Providence, he was the son of the late Charles P. Cole and Florence (Thereault) Cole, he lived in Newport for 40 years, previously residing in Riverside.
A sports enthusiast, he was a Gold Medalist in the Rhode Island Special Olympics.
Mr. Cole worked in the Foodservice Department at the Newport Naval Base for 30 years.
He is survived by his siblings, Charles P. Cole of Riverside, Corinne M. O’Donnell of Riverside, Stephen R. Cole of North Providence, Cherylanne M. Campanini of Johnston, Scott M. Cole of East Providence and Carla A. McBride of Rumford and several nieces and nephews. He was the brother of the late Catherine Russell, Paul W. and William J. Cole.
A Private family Committal Service will be held in Gate of Heaven Cemetery Chapel, Wampanoag Trail, East Providence. Burial in his family lot will follow.