December 3, 2022

Robert P. “Bob” O’Connell


Robert P. “Bob” O’Connell, 66, of Hoppin Avenue, Riverside, died peacefully on November 8, 2022 surrounded by his loving family at the Hope Health Hulitar Hospice Center, Providence. He was the beloved husband of Sharon L. (Stuttard) O’ Connell.

Born in Providence, a son of the late Raymond J. and Anne Mary (Perry) O’Connell, he lived in Riverside for 30 years.

Mr. O’Connell was an Owner & Operator of the Bristol Office of the Allstate Insurance Company for over 20 years.

Bob was a past President of the West Barrington Men’s Club and a member of the Bristol Elks Club. He enjoyed golfing, camping, reading and was a lifelong Minnesota Vikings football fan.

Besides his wife of 28 years, he is survived by a daughter, Emily L. O’Connell of Riverside; two step-sons, Jason Stanzione of Socorro, TX and Jared Stanzione of Rehoboth, MA; brothers and sisters, Kathleen A. Jancarik of Somerset, MA, Karen A. Eliason of Greenville, Karyl A. Ramsay of Pawtucket, Raymond J. O’Connell III of Rehoboth, MA, Richard P. O’Connell of Bristol, Kristy A. Gagne of Bristol, Kerri A. Santos of Warren and Russell F. O’Connell of Bristol and several nieces and nephews.

His Funeral will be held on Tuesday November 15, 2022 from the W. RAYMOND WATSON FUNERAL HOME, 350 Willett Avenue, Riverside at 8:15 a.m. with a Mass of Christian Burial in St. Mary of the Bay Church, 645 Main Street, Warren at 10 a.m. Burial will follow in North Burial Ground Cemetery, Bristol.

Calling hours are Monday 4-7 p.m. Flowers are respectfully omitted. Contributions in Bob’s memory to the Hope Health Hulitar Hospice Center, 1085 North Main Street, Providence, RI, 02904 would be deeply appreciated

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