Shirley W. Lindell

Date of Passing:

January 5, 2019

Lindell, Shirley W., 83, of Lauriston Street, died peacefully on January 5, 2019 surrounded by her loving family. She was the wife of the late George J. Lindell Sr.

Born in Providence, a daughter of the late Michael E. and Maryann (Guevermont) Ward, she was a lifelong resident of Providence.

Mrs. Lindell was a Medical Secretary for 20 years before retiring in 1997. She was a communicant of Holy Name Church.

She is survived by a daughter, Kimberly E. Picozzi of Richmond; a son, George J. Lindell Jr. of Cranston; six grandchildren, Shane C. Lindell and his wife Jennifer, Shawn M. Lindell, Cody J. Lindell, Andrew M. Picozzi, Amanda A. Picozzi and Alexander M. Picozzi; a great granddaughter, Aubrey E. Lindell; a brother, Robert Ward of Orlando, FL and a sister, Ruth Bloch of Southboro, MA.
She was the sister of the late Francis Ward, Michael E. Ward Jr., Lorraine Ouimette and Dorothy Boardman.

Her funeral will be held on Monday January 14, 2019 from the W. RAYMOND WATSON FUNERAL HOME, 350 Willett Avenue, Riverside at 9:30 a.m. with a Mass of Christian Burial in St. Kevin Church, 333 Sandy Lane, Warwick at 11 a.m.

Calling hours are Sunday 4-8 p.m. Burial will follow in the Rhode Island Veterans’ Memorial Cemetery, Exeter.

Online Condolences


  1. George and Family, I’m so sorry for your loss. My condolences to you all. There’s no live comparable to that of your Mother. May the memories that you have comfort you always.

  2. George and Kim my deepest condolences

  3. Kim & George, I am so sorry for your loss. My prayers are with you and your family.

    Karleen Dias Coppola

  4. Kim, George and the whole Lindell/Picozzi family, I am so very sorry for your loss.

  5. To Kim and all of the Lindell family,

    When we lose a loved one here on earth, we gain an angel in heaven that watches over us. Our most sincere condolences to all of you.

  6. George, my sincere sympathy to you, Shane, Shawn and Cody. As well as to your whole family. It is terribly difficult to lose a mom and grandmother. Please know you will all be in my prayers. Thinking of you all, Mary

  7. to the Lindell family …I am so sorry on your loss and you are all in my thoughts!

  8. Our hearts go out to all of the family as you travel this road. Aunt Shirley always greeted us with a smile and a hug. We will miss her so much.

  9. My thoughts and prayers go out to all. George, Kim, Shane, Shawn, Cody. Andrew, Amanda, and Alex. May you find peace and comfort knowing she loved you all. She will be missed by so many, I have so much I want to say about her,it is tough to find the wright words to bring comfort to you all. She leaves me with so many fond memories I hope she does the same for you May she fly with the angels now and have no more pain. When you think of her I hope you smile. I love and miss you mom,

  10. Mom, it was so very hard to say my last goodbye to you. I know you are now at peace, which brings me great comfort. You will forever be a part of me, always held close, in a special place in my heart.

    My love always……

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