William J. Glanvill

Date of Passing:

February 4, 2023

Glanvill, William J. Jr., 73, of Brook Avenue, Riverside, died unexpectedly on February 4, 2023 at Rhode Island Hospital, Providence. He was the beloved husband of Janice M. (Houde) Glanvill.

Born in Providence, a son of the late William J. Glanvill Sr. and Gertrude M. (Hoxie) Glanvill, he lived in Riverside for 44 years.

Mr. Glanvill was a Supervisor of Data Processing at Hasbro Inc. for 20 years.

William enjoyed working on computers and spending time with his loving grandchildren.

Besides his wife of fifty one years, he is survived by two daughters, Lisa M. Cassenti of Moodus, CT and Bethany A. Luttge of Riverside; a son, Kevin D. Glanvill of Riverside; eight grandchildren, Sarah, Matthew, Abigial, Gerralynn, George, Katie, Daisy and Amelia; a sister, Shirley Quinn of Thompson, CT and several nieces and nephews.

His Funeral Service will be held on Thursday February 9, 2023 in the W. RAYMOND WATSON FUNERAL HOME, 350 Willett Avenue, Riverside at 1 p.m. Calling hours are Thursday morning 11 a.m. to 1 p.m. Burial will follow in Rumford Cemetery, Rumford. Flowers are respectfully omitted. Contributions in William’s memory to Operation Stand Down, 1010 Hartford Avenue Unit #1, Johnston, RI 02919 would be deeply appreciated.

Online Condolences


  1. Rest in Peace dear Bill

    You were so appreciated at Full Channel.

  2. Keeping the family in our thoughts during your time of loss. We wish you peace while remembering the good times and cherished memories.

  3. Dearest Janice, I just heard of Bill’s passing (Uncle Bill) to my Billy. So so sorry! Bill was a kind and very special person who will be missed by many near and far!

  4. Janice I am so sorry to hear of your husband’s passing.
    With sympathy,
    Brenda (Moore) Bowden

  5. Janice and family

    I’m so sorry to hear of Bill’s passing. You and your family are in my prayers.
    Sincere sympathy,

    Maureen McDade

  6. Dear Janice … Lisa, Bethany and Kevin . I’m so sorry about your loss .
    Bill was a good guy and I have nothing but nice memories of him .
    Sending all of you my sincere condolences… 🙏🏻

  7. Janice, so sorry to hear of your husband’s passing.May he RIP. 🙏for your family.

  8. Lisa and Family we are so sorry to hear of your fathers unexpected passing. Our thoughts and prayers are with your family. Tina and Lars Ahlquist

  9. Janice and family, so deeply saddened to hear about Bill’s passing. Our sincerest sympathy to you all.
    Charl & Dave Mueller

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