Wilson D. Quaye

Date of Passing:

October 13, 2018

Quaye, Wilson D., 66, of Nimitz Road, Rumford, died peacefully on October 13, 2018. He was the beloved husband of Rosemary L. (Giraitis) Quaye.
Wilson was a son of the late Ted and Etta (Davis) Quaye, he lived in Rumford for 20 years.

Mr. Quaye was the Director of Mental Health at the Blackstone Mental Health Facility for 16 years before retiring in 2017.

Wilson was President and founding member of the New England Branch of the Konobo Statutory District Association in the Americas. He was also a member of the Grand Gedeh County Association in the Americas.

Besides his wife of 25 years, he is survived by two sons, Quancy Quaye of Providence and Ted Quaye of Rumford and a daughter, Etta Quaye of Rumford.

His funeral service will be held on Friday October 26, 2018 in the The Temple of Restoration, 30 Walcott Street, Pawtucket at 12 noon. Burial will follow in Rumford Cemetery, Rumford.

Calling hours will be held on Thursday October 25, 2018 at 6-9 p.m. in the W. RAYMOND WATSON FUNERAL HOME, 350 Willett Avenue, Riverside.

Online Condolences


  1. Dear Rosemary – Janet and I send our love and condolences to your family. We will be in RI the first week of December to visit, and pray for love and strength to support you and your children in these trying times.

  2. I send love and prayers to you Rosemary and your children. Wilson was a gentle man who worked very hard. Let me know if I can help you Rosemary.

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