|Birth: ||Feb. 21, 1991|
Rhode Island, USA
|Death: ||May 16, 2008|
Student. Rebeckha Lynn Whitefield, 17, of Pioneer Circle died late Friday evening, May 16, 2008 of injuries sustained in an automobile accident.
Born February 21, 1991 in Providence, she was a daughter of Michael Whitefield and the late Pamela (LaBossiere) Whitefield who passed away in 1991.
Becky was a lifelong resident of Attleboro and currently a Junior at Attleboro High School. She graduated from Wamsutta Middle School and the Hyman Fine Elementary School in Attleboro.
She has worked at the Briggs Corner Pizzeria in Attleboro for the past year and had also worked at the Hollister store in the Emerald Square Mall in North Attleboro. She was a member of the Field Hockey and Track Teams at Attleboro High and also was a cheerleader and played freshman basketball.
Becky loved horseback riding and competed in equestrian competitions while training at Countryside Farms in North Attleboro. She was a volunteer at the Special Olympics and loved to read. She also loved to travel and had been to Disney World several times and had recently completed a trip to Italy and Greece.
Becky was an aspiring student and had planned on attending college studying either Criminal Law, Zoology or Marine Biology. She was an avid New England Patriots fan and especially enjoyed the times spent hanging out with her beloved friends.
In addition to her father, survivors include her paternal grandmother, Patricia Whitefield of North Attleboro.
She was Goddaughter of Karen Whitefield of Johnston, RI; and niece of David and Sheila Whitefield, and Mark and Kriste Whitefield.
A funeral will be held from the SPERRY & McHOUL FUNERAL HOME, 15 Grove Street, North Attleboro on Thursday at 8:30 a.m followed by a Mass in St. Mary's Church, 835 Central Ave, Seekonk at 10:30 a.m. Burial will follow in St. Mary's Cemetery, Attleboro Falls.
Visiting hours will be held on Wednesday from 3 to 9 p.m. in the Sperry & McHoul Funeral Home.
Donations in Rebeckha's memory may be made to the Rebeckha Whitefield Scholarship Fund, 55 Pioneer Circle, Attleboro, MA 02703.
Saint Marys Cemetery
Created by: MP
Record added: May 28, 2008
Find A Grave Memorial# 27158195
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