2016-03-03 / Obituaries

RECENT DEATHS

Phyllis Hope (Johnson) Bradley, 71, of Portsmouth, passed away Feb. 24, 2016 at Newport Hospital. She was the wife of Leon Bradley. She leaves behind her three children, her stepdaughter, and five grandchildren.

Richard “Doc” C. Chapman, 77, of Newport, passed away Feb. 29, 2016 at home. He leaves behind his daughters, Dana Chapman of Middletown, Dawn Andrews of Coventry, four grandchildren, and three great-grandchildren. Calling hours will be Saturday, March 5, from 9 – 11 a.m. at the Memorial Funeral Home, followed by his funeral at 11 a.m. at the funeral home. Donations in his memory may be made to the Robert Potter League for Animals, P.O. Box 412, Newport, RI 02840.

Naomi M. Cooper, 88, of Newport, passed away Feb. 27, 2016 at John Clarke Health Care Center, Middletown. She was the wife of the late James P. Cooper. She leaves behind her three sons, Nicholas Cooper (Elizabeth) of Newport, Anthony Cooper (Gail Haskell) of Newport, and Derek Cooper of Maryland.

Hugo “Sandy” Key II, 65, of Saunderstown, formerly of Newport, passed away Feb. 24, 2016 at Massachusetts General Hospital, Boston. He leaves behind his wife, Marie J. (Fougere) Key, three children, and four grandchildren. Donations in his memory may be made to the American Liver Foundation, New England Division, 188 Needham St., Suite 240, Newton, MA 02464.

Steven Paul Neves, 36, of Middletown, passed away unexpectedly Feb. 25, 2016 at home. He was the son of Julian and Rosa Laura (Silva) Neves of Middletown. Besides his parents, he leaves behind his daughter, Ava Rosa, of Coventry. Funeral services are private.

Paul B. Remka, 42, of Florida, formerly of Middletown, passed away unexpectedly Feb. 25, 2016 in Florida. He was the son of Robert P. and Nancy (McCartney) Remka of Middletown. Funeral services will be private. Donations in his memory may be made to the Potter League for Animals, P.O. Box 412, Newport, RI 02840.

Anthony Silvia, 88, of Newport, passed away Feb. 28, 2016 at Blenheim Newport, Middletown. He was the husband of the late Kathryn (Bohn) Silvia. He was a U.S. Navy veteran. Burial services with Military Honors were held at Rhode Island Veterans Cemetery, Exeter.

Leona (Hladen) Tripp, 74, of Newport, passed away Feb. 27, 2016 at Rhode Island Hospital after a long illness. She leaves her husband, Eugene Tripp. Donations in her memory may be made to Pawswatch, P.O. Box 3711, Newport, RI 02840.

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