Robert C. Fay , “Neighbor”, 74, of Warwick, passed away Wednesday at the Philip Hulitar Hospice Care Center. He was the husband of Helen J. (Conroy) Warcup Fay for the past fifteen years.
Born in Providence, he was a son of the late Charles and Ruth (Artesani) Fay.
Bob worked in the stockroom at Narragansett Electric Company for thirty-five years before retiring in 2004. Prior to Narragansett Electric, Bob served his country honorably in the United States Navy during the Vietnam Era.
Bob was a member of the William Shields American Legion Post 43, an avid golfer, and a longtime volunteer for the Dercums Disease Foundation.
In addition to his wife Helen, he leaves a son, David R. Fay; two daughters, Colleen M. Fay and Barbara A. Snow, and husband Robert; a sister, Maureen Feeney; his former wife, Wendy (Nickerson) Fay; two stepsons, Thomas Warcup and wife Stephanie and James Warcup and wife Perlita; a stepdaughter, Debra Levesque and husband Andrew; eleven grandchildren, five great-grandchildren, two nieces, and his cousin, Kathy Loiselle.
The funeral will be held Tuesday, at 9:15 am, from the Russell J. Boyle & Son Funeral Home, 142 Centerville Road, (Rt117) Warwick. Mass of Christian Burial at 10:30 am in Immaculate Conception Church, Garden Hills Drive, Cranston. Burial, with military honors, will be in Rhode Island Veterans Cemetery, Exeter. Visiting hours Monday, 4:00 - 7:00 pm. In lieu of flowers, donations to RI Dercum's Research Fund, Inc., 21 Farmland Road, Warwick, RI 02889 in his memory will be appreciated.
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RI Dercum's Research Fund
21 Farmland Road, Warwick RI 02889