July 4, 2022

Emma G. (Leighton) Sheehan


Emma G. (Leighton) Sheehan, 76, of Leroy Drive, Riverside, died peacefully on March 20, 2022 at the Hope Health Hulitar Hospice Center, Providence.

Born in Calais, Maine, a daughter of the late Clarence A. and Ina E. (Hatt) Leighton, she lived in Riverside and Pawtucket.

Mrs. Sheehan was a bartender at various restaurants for many years.

She is survived by a daughter, Joanne Panciotti; a son, Glenn Gorman of Eats Providence; a brother, Porky Leighton and nine grandchildren.

A Memorial Service will be held on Wednesday April 6, 2022 at 11 a.m. in the Garden Chapel in Swan Point Cemetery, 585 Blackstone Blvd, Providence. Interment will follow. Calling hours and flowers are respectfully omitted.

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