Richard A. Viall
Date of Passing:
Viall, Richard A., 82, of Opechee Drive, died peacefully on Tuesday May 15, 2012 at Orchard View Manor. He was the husband of the late Jane (Vinal) Viall.
Born in Barrington, a son of the late Samuel and Beatrice (Conroy) Viall, he lived in Barrington for 68 years and East Providence for 15 years.
Mr. Viall was the owner-operator of the former Walcott’s 5 & 10 until 1995.
Richard was a 57 year member of the West Barrington Men’s Club. A sports enthusiast, he enjoyed playing golf. He was a United States Army Veteran serving during the Korean War.
He is survived by two daughters; Laurie Viall of Seekonk, MA and Kimberly Steadman of Dighton, MA, two sons; Richard Viall of Marshfield, MA and Randall Viall of Warren, six grandchildren and two great grandchildren. He was the brother of the late Norman Viall.
His funeral and burial will be private. Calling hours and flowers are respectfully omitted. Contributions in Richard’s memory to the Orchard View Manor Activities Fund, 135 Tripp’s Lane, East Providence, RI 02915 would be deeply appreciated. Arrangements are by the W. RAYMOND WATSON FUNERAL HOME, Riverside.