Ann Marie (Deschene) Rhodes

October 13, 1941 ~ February 10, 2020 (age 78)




 Ann Marie Rhodes, 78, of Warwick, passed away peacefully on Monday, February 10, 2020. She was the beloved wife of the late Donald L. “Dusty” Rhodes, Sr., (PPD).

    Born in Douglas, Massachusetts, she was a daughter of the late George and Georgianna (Dijaro) Deschene.

Ann Marie was a crossing guard for the City of Providence for many years before retiring.

She was an avid bingo player, enjoyed days at the beach, and spending time with family and friends.

She leaves two sons, Donald L. Rhodes, Jr. and Dustin J. Rhodes and his wife Sandra; two daughters, Tracy A. Pendergraft and her husband Ed, and Jessica M. Rhodes; and four loving grandchildren, Devin, Sara, Donald, III and Marco. She was a sister of the late Kathleen Deschene MacMillian.

The funeral service will be held Saturday, at 10:00 am, in the Russell J. Boyle & Son Funeral Home, 142 Centerville Road, (Rt 117) Warwick. Burial will be in Saint Ann Cemetery, Cranston. Visiting hours Friday, 4:00 - 8:00 pm. In lieu of flowers, donations to the David Louis Cunha Foundation, 563 Log Road, Smithfield, RI 02917 or on-line at in her memory will be appreciated.

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Funeral Service
February 15, 2020

10:00 AM
Russell J. Boyle & Son Funeral Home
142 Centerville Road
Warwick, RI 02886

February 15, 2020

11:30 AM
Saint Ann Cemetery
73 Church Street
Cranston, RI 02920


David Louis Cunha Foundation
563 Log Road, Smithfield RI 02917

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