Mass of Christian Burial
Obituary of Pauline Haas
Pauline G. Haas, 94 of Newport passed away Wednesday, May 16, 2018 at RI Hospital with her husband of 45 years, William, at her side. They lived at St. Clare Home in Newport.
Born in Fall River, MA, Pauline’s professional career began at Rhode Island Hospital, then for 20 years in administrative services at Rhode Island School of Design and 8 years at Providence College.
Over the years, Pauline and William lived in Brookline, MA and Newport, RI. Pauline was a seasoned traveler and a knowledgeable participant in the world of music, literature and the arts. She was a Eucharistic Minister at St. Mary’s Church.
She was as beautiful as she was intelligent, as prudent as she was realistic.
A Mass of Christian Burial will be held on Monday, May 21, 2018 at St. Mary’s Church, Newport at 10 am. Burial will follow at St. Columba Cemetery, 465 Brown’s Lane in Middletown.
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