October 3, 2022

Charles A. Greaves III


Charles A. Greaves III, 73, of Fairview Ave., Rehoboth, passed away at home surrounded by his loving family on Friday, March 12, 2021. He was the husband of Jean A. (Rebello) Greaves.

Born May 26, 1947, in Pawtucket, he was a son of the late Charles A. Greaves II and the late Margaret M. (Walsh) Greaves.

Educated in the Rehoboth schools, he graduated from the Rhode Island Trade Shop School while simultaneously serving with the Army Reserves. Chuck served his toolmaker apprenticeship at E.A. Adams & Son and later began working for Hord Crystal Corporation where he worked as a toolmaker and later became Tool Room Supervisor. He later retired from A & J Tool.

In addition to his wife of 52 years, he is survived by his son Kevin Greaves and his wife Michelle of Pawtucket, and his daughter Wendy Greaves Jordan of Rehoboth; four beloved grandchildren, Ashley Szczoczarz and Brian Greaves, Kyle Greaves, and Alyssa Greaves, as well as their mother, Bibiana Greaves. He also leaves his sister, Margaret “Peggy” Santos and her husband Joseph of Seekonk, his brother John Greaves and his wife Marie of No. Providence, and his brother Thomas Greaves and his wife Linda of Rehoboth.

A Mass of Christian Burial was held Tuesday, March 16 in Our Lady of Mt. Carmel Church, Taunton Ave., Seekonk. Burial followed at Mt. St. Mary Cemetery, Prospect St., Pawtucket. Donations in Chuck’s memory are greatly appreciated to Hope Hospice and Palliative Care, 1085 No. Main Street, Providence, RI 02904.

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