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Veronica A. "Bonnie" O'Brien Vacchione
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Birth: Mar. 1, 1931
Providence County
Rhode Island, USA
Death: May 28, 2009
Providence County
Rhode Island, USA

Veronica A. "Bonnie" Vacchione
(March 1, 1931 - May 28, 2009)

Veronica A. "Bonnie" (O'Brien) Vacchione, 78, of Atlantic St, Newport, died Thursday, May 28, 2009 at Rhode Island Hospital in Providence, surrounded by her loving family. She was the wife of Anthony T. Vacchione. Born in Providence, RI on March 1, 1931, she was a daughter of the late John and Marion (Mountain) O'Brien.

Bonnie was a graduate of the former St. Catherine's Academy in Newport. She was a longtime parishioner of St. Augustin's Church, and was very active with the CYO and the Catholic Daughters of America. For over 35 years, Bonnie along with her husband Tony, started their own baby sitting service for St. Augustin's Church, providing childcare for parents attending Sunday Mass.

Besides her husband of 58 years, she leaves her five children, Anthony T. Vacchione, Jr. of New York City, Linda A. Vacchione of Newport, Mary O'Brien of North Attleboro, MA, Michael F. Vacchione of Norton, MA, and Joseph D. Vacchione of Los Angeles, CA; her four grandchildren, Jenna Lagassie, Andrew Daum, Matthew Trust, and Adam Trust; her brothers Edward O'Brien of Jamestown, RI, and James O'Brien of Newport.

She was the grandmother of the late Gregory Daum, sister of the late Mary Antone, Kathleen Crookes, Peggy Grinnell, Johanna O'Brien, William O'Brien, Frank O'Brien, and John O'Brien.

A Mass of Christian Burial will be held on Saturday, May 30, 2009, at 11am, in St. Augustin Church, Carroll Ave, Newport. Burial at St. Columba Cemetery, Brown's Ln, Middletown. Visiting hours will be held on Friday, May 29, from 4-7pm in the O'Neill-Hayes Funeral Home, 465 Spring St., Newport, RI, 02840.

Donations may be made in Bonnie's memory to the St. Augustin Church Building Fund, 2 Eastnor Rd, Newport, RI, 02840.
Family links: 
  John J. O'Brien (1890 - 1942)
  Marion V Mountain O'Brien (1896 - 1976)
  Mary E O'Brien Antoni (1916 - 1982)*
  William E O'Brien (1917 - 1993)*
  Margaret O'Brien Grinnell (1922 - 1991)*
  Johanna O'Brien (1926 - 1945)*
  Veronica A. O'Brien Vacchione (1931 - 2009)
*Calculated relationship
Saint Columba Catholic Cemetery
Newport County
Rhode Island, USA
Created by: K
Record added: Jun 23, 2011
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Veronica A. Bonnie <i>O'Brien</i> Vacchione
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