May 26, 2018

Rita D. (Vincent) Hunter


Rita D. (Vincent) Hunter, 94, of Rehoboth, died peacefully at home surrounded by her loving family on Tuesday, January 31, 2017. She was the wife of the late Clifford D. Hunter. Born in Rehoboth, she was a daughter of the late Edgar A. Vincent & Dorris M. (Horton) Vincent.

Mrs. Hunter was a homemaker and talented seamstress. She was a communicant of Our Lady of Mount Carmel Church, President of the Greenwood Cemetery Association, member of the Rehoboth Antiquarian Society, and played on the Rehoboth Milkmaids Softball Team in her younger years.

She leaves her loving children: Wayne Hunter & his wife Edith of Williams, AZ, Gerald Hunter of Rehoboth, Marjorie Soares & her husband John of Attleboro, Paula Fernandes of Rehoboth, John Hunter & his wife Linda of Garrattsville, NY, Randall Hunter & his wife Martha of Rehoboth, & son-in-law Robert Randall of Wareham. She was the mother of the late Susan Randall and mother-in-law of the late James Fernandes. She was the cherished grandmother of 9 grandchildren & 17 great-grandchildren. She was the sister of the late V. Jeanette Vincent.

A Mass of Christian Burial will be celebrated Monday, February 6, 2017 at 10:00 am in Our Lady of Mount Carmel Church, 984 Taunton Ave., Seekonk. Burial will follow in Greenwood Cemetery, Rehoboth. Visiting Hours will be held Sunday from 2-5 pm in J.H. WILLIAMS & CO. FUNERAL HOME, 210 Taunton Ave., East Providence. In lieu of flowers, gifts in her memory to the Greenwood Cemetery Association, 11 Brook St., Rehoboth, MA 02769 will be appreciated. For online messages of condolence, kindly visit


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