Carroll F. PromadesSeptember 11, 1931 ~ November 12, 2017 (age 86)
Carroll F. Promades,
86, of Bristol and a Barrington resident for 43 years, passed away peacefully, on Sunday, November 12, 2017 surrounded by devoted family and friends. Carroll was the beloved husband of sixty-one years to the late Angela (Panas) Promades. Born in Middleboro, Massachusetts, he was the son of the late Frank Promades and the late Jane Skouras. Carroll was the brother of the late Richard Promades.
Carroll graduated from Brockton High School where he played varsity basketball, baseball and football. He was a U.S. Navy veteran serving in the Korean war aboard the U.S.S. Soley. Carroll was a real estate broker, developer and investor. Carroll was the owner of several former Rhode Island restaurants including Squire’s Restaurant of Barrington, Stromboli’s of the East Side, as well as the Seville and the John Barleycorn Ale House establishments of Pawtucket. Carroll is an owner of Spumoni’s Restaurant in Pawtucket and Twelve Acres Banquet House in Smithfield. Carroll took great pride in the family businesses. His work ethic, enthusiasm and accomplishments as a restaurateur were admired by many.
Carroll was proud of his Greek heritage and was a member of the Greek Orthodox Church of the Annunciation in Cranston. He was a long-time member of the Order of AHEPA. Carroll was a wonderful son, brother, husband, father, and grandfather focusing much of his life on his wife and children. Carroll was most happy when surrounded by his family for cook-outs, holiday celebrations, or just Tuesday night / family night dinners. While passionate about everything family, he was an avid collector of automobiles, coins, stamps, and enjoyed boating and traveling with family.
He will be remembered for his devotion to and love for his family and friends. Carroll is survived by his children, Frederick C. Promades of Middletown, RI, George C. Promades and his wife Gina of Barrington, RI, Carole-Anne S. Sanchas of Barrington, RI, Cheryl A. Hosey and her husband James of Barrington, RI, and Christopher C. Promades and his wife Maribeth of Barrington, RI. Carroll was predeceased by his daughter, Jane A. (Promades) Tigano of Pawtucket, RI and his beloved wife, Angela (Panas) Promades.
Carroll was the cherished “Papou” of seven grandsons, Nicholas, Christopher, Georgie, Matthew, Michael, Myles, Christopher and his beloved granddaughter, Angelina all of Barrington, RI.Carroll is survived by several aunts, uncles, nieces and nephews located all over New England.
His funeral service and burial will be private. VISITING HOURS are respectfully omitted. In lieu of flowers, memorial contributions may be made to the Annunciation Greek Orthodox Church, 175 Oaklawn Avenue, Cranston, RI 02920,