Genevieve Daniels

Obituary of Genevieve Daniels

Genevieve V. Daniels, 96, of Ruggles Avenue, Newport, RI., passed away peacefully at St. Clare's Home on Saturday, August 4, 2007. She was the wife of the late David Daniels. Born in Newport, she was the daughter of the late John Whitty and Anne (Manning) Whitty. She was the sister of the late Lillian Whitty, William Whitty, and Edward "Buck" Whitty. Genevieve is the aunt of Judith Crowley and Michael Whitty of Middletown, RI., Jerilyn Sauve and Marilyn Hall of Newport, Marilla Cervasio of Newport and Orlando, FL., and Miles Whitty of Escondido, CA. She is survived by many great nieces and nephews. Genevieve worked at the Naval Base and later the People's Credit Union. She spent many years with her husband in Geneva, NY., before returning to Newport. Genevieve was proud of her Irish heritage. She enjoyed investing in the stock market with her brother Edward and sister Lillian. She was very religious and devoted to St. Jude and Padre Pio. A Mass celebrating Genevieve's life will be held on Tuesday, August 7, 2007, 9:00 am, at St. Mary's Church, Spring St. Burial at St. Columba Cemetery, Middletown. Visiting hours are respectfully omitted. In lieu of flowers, donations in her memory may be made to the St. Clare's Recreation Fund, 309 Spring St., Newport, RI. 02840.
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