Louise Theresa (Lease) Stephenson

1927 - 2021



Louise Theresa Stephenson, 93, of Cranston, passed away at Kent Regency Center, Warwick on Saturday May 15, 2021. She was the wife of the late Earl Stephenson and the late Edward Richards.

Born in Providence she was the daughter of the late Albert A. and Marguerite ( Saunier ) Lease.

Louise was a Licensed Practical Nurse for the State of Rhode Island working primarily at the Adult Correction Institute. She was co-founder of Cystic Fibrosis of RI in 1955 and was PTA President of Harmony School in 1960.

Louise is survived by her children, David Stephenson of Glocester, Mary Stephenson of Cranston, her grandchildren, David Stephenson, Daniel Stephenson, Benjamin Waters, Kathleen Waters, Christine Lucciola, her great grandchildren, Sophia Waters-Burns, Maeve Lucciola, Caoimhe Lucciola, Charlotte Stephenson and Gregory Stephenson.

Louise was mother of the late Robert Stephenson and sister of the late Dorothy Crowell and Margaret “ Betty “ Blais

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Rhonda Brown

May 20, 2021 12:06 PM

Mary, I am so sorry to read of your mother’s death. It does not matter ‘she had a long life’, she was still your mom.,you took such care during her illnesses, advocating for her all the way. . I wish you strength in the days to come and good memories whenever thinking of your mom.

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