AMerican Veteran 11

Donald E. Larkin

November 22, 1920 ~ November 21, 2019 (age 98)


   Larkin, Donald E. “Mikie”, 98, of Providence, passed away November 21, 2019. He was the husband of the late Helen (McWeeney) Larkin. Born in Providence, a son of the late Peter and Marie (Christy) Larkin.

   Mr. Larkin was a Providence Police Officer for 23 years retiring in 1969 and then worked for 19 years for the US Postal Service retiring in 1989. He was a member of VFW Post 4651, Knights of Columbus Council 1538, Fraternal Order of Police, US Postal Union, as well as being a Senatorial Legislative Assistant. Donald was a Staff Sgt. in the Army and veteran of WWII.

   He was the brother of the late John Larkin and Mary Castle and beloved Uncle of Helen Cileli and her husband Steven and nephew Kevin McWeeney, as well as several nieces and nephews.

   Funeral Tuesday at 10:00 AM from the Jones-Walton-Sheridan Funeral Home, 1895 Broad St., Cranston, RI followed by a Mass of Christian Burial at 11:00 AM at St. Matthew Church, 1299 Elmwood Ave., Cranston, R.I. Burial at St. Ann Cemetery, Cranston.

   Visitation Tuesday Morning 9:00-10:00 AM

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November 26, 2019

9:00 AM to 10:00 AM
Jones-Walton-Sheridan Funeral Home
1895 Broad Street
Cranston, RI 02905

Mass of Christian Burial
November 26, 2019

11:00 AM
St. Matthew Church
Corner of Elmwood and Park Avenues
Cranston, RI 02910

November 26, 2019

12:00 PM
St. Ann Cemetery
72 Church St
Cranston, Rhode Island 02920

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