Walter M. Campbell Jr.

Date of Passing:

December 10, 2019

Campbell, Walter M. Jr., 61, of Friar Tuck Lane, Coventry, died peacefully on December 10, 2019 with his loving wife by his side. He was the beloved husband of Carolyn (Vargas) Campbell.

Born in Providence, a son of Walter M. Campbell Sr. of Coventry and the late Julia (Kiviatkouski) Campbell, he lived in Cranston for the past four years previously residing in Foster.

Mr. Campbell was the President of C&G Casting Co., Pawtucket for 30 years.

Walter was a member of Foster Country Club. He enjoyed golfing and boating.

Besides his wife and father, he is survived by a daughter, Melissa and her husband Wayne LaPearl of Landenberg, PA; a brother, Edward C. Campbell and his wife Gail of Cranston; a nephew, Edward R. Campbell of Cranston; four grandchildren, Leah Johnson, Katelyn, Allison and Joshua LaPearl, a step-son, Dr. Bryan C. Poole MD of Sturbridge, MA and a step-daughter, Jennifer Ferreira and her husband Alex of Providence. He was the father of the late Heather Johnson.

His funeral service will be held on Monday December 16, 2019 in the W. RAYMOND WATSON FUNERAL HOME, 350 Willett Avenue, Riverside at 11 a.m. Burial will follow in Gate of Heaven Cemetery. Calling hours are Monday morning 9-11 a.m.

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  1. Ed,

    I am so sorry to hear about Walter’s passing. My thoughts and prayers are with you and your family. Walter, you and your family were so good to me growing up in RI. I hope all is well with you. God Bless you and your family.

    Tom McGrath

  2. Caroline, so very sorry to hear about Walter’s passing. He was the kindest gentleman, always with a smile. May all your memories comfort you and yours at this most difficult time. Sincerely, Dianne & Ed Delfino(Melody Hill C.C.)

  3. So sorry for your loss Carolyn. He was an awesome guy that always took care of his friends and family. I will never forget his sense of humor and laugh or Angela always saying how handsome he was. Thoughts and prayers are with you at this difficult time.

  4. Carolyn: I am so very sorry to hear of your loss. Walt was always smiling and he always looked at you with such love. He will be missed.

  5. My sincere sympathy to Walter Sr. and Edward. My parents & I lived across from the Campbells years ago on Ayrault Street. I was saddened to learn of the passing of my childhood friend, Walter.

  6. Carolyn
    Our deepest sympathy are with you and your family. Walter was a genuine great guy. He will be missed
    Doreen and Tom Pilozzi

  7. My deepest sympathy to all of his family. I will always have fond memories of our matches at F.C.C. We always had fun, lots of laughs and great sportsmanship. He will be missed.

  8. Our deepest condolences. He will always be remembered. Carolyn and family you are all in our thoughts and prayers.

  9. My sincere sympathy to Walter Sr. and Edward. My parents & I lived across the street from your house on Ayrault St. I’m so saddened to learn of the passing of my childhood friend, Walter. I have fond memories of your family from all those years ago.

    Judy (Gervais) Giuliani

  10. My sincere sympathy to Walter, Sr. and your whole family. Please know that you are in my prayers.

  11. My deepest condolences to the family, Walt was my partner at Valley Country Club for one year he was a very good golfer and will be missed very sorely, rest in peace Michael Stanley.

  12. Carolyn so sorry for your lost your and your family are in my prayers

  13. Carolyn, thoughts and prayers for you and your family members at this difficult time. May you always remember the good memories.

  14. We are both so sorry to hear this Caroline !

    Are thoughts are with you and your family in this difficult time. We will always remember Walts funny sense of humor. He will be missed.
    Dave and Patty

  15. Caroline. My deepest sympathy to you and your family. Walter was the best – I was so proud when he asked me to be his golf partner for two years – He was always very friendly and funny. Rest in peace my friend.

  16. Walter was a great friend and help to our business and family over the years. He will be missed. Our condolences to your family.

  17. Carolyn, we are so very sorry for your loss. Walter always made us laugh and stayed so positive through his whole illness. We will miss him. Please know you are in our thoughts and prayers.
    Holly and Charlie Shadoian

  18. Carolyn, you are in my thoughts and prayers at this sad time. My condolences to all of Walter Jr.’s family.

  19. Caroline … my deepest condolences in this moment. Walt will always truly remain a great man & champion of golf. My thoughts & prayers are w/ you and your family.

  20. I’m so unbelievably sorry for your loss. Walter was such a great guy and he will be forever missed, but I’ll never forget the good memories we all made together!

  21. My deepest sympathy during this most difficult time. We lost a great friend but have so many great memories. He will always be apart of our FCC family!

  22. Deepest sympathy to Caroline, Walter, Sr, Melissa and Wayne and Katelyn, Allison, Joshua and Leah along with Ed and Gail, Ed, Brian & Jennifer. Our thoughts and prayers are with you; Wayne, Sr and Doran

  23. My deepest sympathy to Caroline, Uncle Walter, Ed, Melissaand the rest of his family.

  24. My deepest sympathies to Caroline, Uncle Walter, Ed, and Walter’s daughter and grandchildren.

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