Phyllis M. (Palumbo) Brown

February 14, 1938 ~ April 18, 2019 (age 81)


Brown, Phyllis M, of Barrington, passed at 81 years old on April 18th surrounded by her family. She leaves behind a devoted husband, Charles F. III, two children, Charles IV and Rosemarie Coffey, and their spouses, Ginger Brown and Jim Coffey, as well as 2 grandsons, Kyle & Sean Coffey, all of Barrington. 

Phyllis was the daughter of the late Frank and Rose Palumbo of Barrington and sister to the late Frank Jr. 

Phyllis was a lifetime resident of Barrington. She enjoyed the simple joys in life, being with family and friends, being outside in the gardens, feeding the birds and remaining active every day. 

Calling hours will be held on Wednesday April 24, 2019 from 4-7 PM in Smith-Mason Funeral Home, 398 Willett Avenue, Riverside, RI. A mass of Christian Burial will be held, Thursday April 25, 2019 at 10:00 AM in Saint Luke's Parish, 108 Washington Road, Barrington. Burial to follow in Santa Maria del Campo Cemetery, Barrington. The family encourages your kind donations to be sent to either Audubon Society of RI ( mail to:12 Sanderson Rd., Smithfield, RI 02917 ), or TapIn Inc.( P.O. Box 252 Barrington, RI 02806).

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April 24, 2019

4:00 PM to 7:00 PM
Smith-Mason Funeral Home
398 Willett Avenue; P.O. Box 15305
Riverside, RI 02915

Mass of Christian Burial
April 25, 2019

10:00 AM
St. Luke's Church
108 Washington Road
Barrington, RI 02806

April 25, 2019

11:15 AM
Maria Del Campo Cemetery
Upland Way
Barrington, RI 02806

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