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Arthur A. Pickering
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Birth: 1935
Rhode Island, USA
Death: May 7, 2010
North Providence
Providence County
Rhode Island, USA

partial obituary:
Pickering, Arthur A., 74, of Barrett Ave., died May 7, 2010 at his home. He was the husband of Mary Ann (Kells) Pickering. They would have celebrated their 47th wedding anniversary on May 11th. A lifelong resident of North Providence, he was a son of the late James and Florrie (Sheargold) Pickering.
Arthur had attended the University of Massachusetts at Amherst before being commissioned with the Food and Drug Administration. He worked with the Division of Agriculture and Marketing as a federal and state collaborator. He also served as a seed control official for the Northeast States Department of Agriculture. He was also a former employee of Our Lady of Fatima Hospital.
He was a 32nd degree Mason with the Roger Williams Lodge #32, and a lifelong member of the Roger Williams Baptist Church serving as a deacon as well as serving on various boards and committees.
A world traveler, he has visited most of Europe, South America, Asia, North Africa, Australia, and New Zealand. He was also an avid hunter and fisherman in Alaska, Canada, and much of the northeast USA. He was a member of the Victory Sportsman's Club, serving as treasurer. Since 1988 he has spent much of the summer season at his home in Morgan, VT.
Besides his wife he leaves a brother, a nephew, four great nieces, and a great-great niece. He was brother of the late James Pickering and Doris Ellis.

 
 
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 Parents:
  James Pickering (1895 - 1960)
  Florrie Pickering (1901 - 1971)
 
Burial:
Highland Memorial Park
Johnston
Providence County
Rhode Island, USA
Plot: Pinecrest Lawn crypts
 
Created by: Beth Hurd
Record added: Mar 17, 2014
Find A Grave Memorial# 126509539
Arthur A. Pickering
Added by: Beth Hurd
 
Arthur A. Pickering
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