September 25, 2020

Annette G. (Blanchette) Gamboa


Seekonk – Annette G. (Blanchette) Gamboa, 89, passed away peacefully on Sunday, September 8, 2019. She was the beloved wife of the late Alfred S. Gamboa. Born in Bristol, Connecticut, she was a daughter of the late Adrian and Jeannette (Caya) Blanchette.

Annette was a devoted and loving mother and grandmother, who enjoyed spending time with her family and grandchildren.
She leaves a son, Alfred “Ted” Gamboa and his wife, Patti, of Seekonk; a daughter, Laurie J. LaForge of Ocala, Florida; six grandchildren, Kerri Dunn, Carol Gomes, Kristen Correira, Heather Thrall, Michael LaForge and Shayna Blanco; twelve great-grandchildren and a sister, Pauline Eychaner in Washington state. Annette was the mother of the late Carol Ann Souza, grandmother of the late Ronnie Souza, Michelle Souza and Shayne Gamboa and mother-in-law of the late Bernard LaForge.

Relatives and friends attended a Graveside Service on Monday, September 16th at Seekonk Cemetery, Newman Ave., Seekonk. Calling Hours and flowers are respectfully omitted. Memorial gifts to the Steere House Nursing & Rehabilitation Center, 100 Borden St., Providence, RI 02903 would be appreciated. Arrangements are entrusted to William W. Tripp Funeral Home, Pawtucket, Rhode Island. For online condolences:


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