December 1, 2023

Roger Whitford


Roger Whitford, 80, of Leonard Street, Seekonk, MA, died unexpectedly on September 18, 2022 at Rhode Island Hospital. He was the beloved husband of Carol R. (Sobocinski) Whitford.

Born in Providence, a son of the late Howard and Isabelle (Daggett) Whitford, he was a lifelong resident of Seekonk, MA.

Roger was a service representative for Pitney Bowes for 25 years before retiring in 1993.

Mr. Whitford was a United States Navy Veteran and was a life member of the VFW.

Besides his wife of fifty six years, he is survived by two sons, Roger A. Whitford and Kent A. Whitford both of Seekonk, MA; four grandchildren, Maxwell, Ava, Samson and Jackson; two brothers, Peter Whitford and his wife Mae of Manchester, TN, fraternal twin, Richard Whitford and his wife Gail of Seekonk, MA and a sister, Lynette Whitford of Attleboro, MA. He was the brother of the late Flora Tierney.

His Funeral Service will be private.

Truly local news delivered to every home in town