94, formerly of Warwick, passed away peacefully on Sunday, January 12, 2020 at Kent Regency, Warwick. She was the beloved wife of the late Arthur Terault. Born in Warren, she was a daughter of the late Joseph and Eliza (Moniz) Roderick. Beatrice was a former eucharistic minister and an active member of St. Gregory the Great Church. In addition to the church, she volunteered at numerous organizations including, Pawtuxet Valley Emergency Food, Meeting Street and D.A.V. Beatrice got the most enjoyment out of spending time with her large extended family.
Beatrice is survived by her loving children, Anthony Abatiello and his partner Carleen O’Connor of Warwick, David Abatiello of Cranston, Donna Dragon and her husband Michael of Port Charlette, FL, Lawrence Abatiello of Warwick, Patricia Paolantonio and her husband Dave of Lincoln and the late Elizabeth Hood; stepmother of Margaret Falcetti of MA, John Terault of NH, Katherine Weeks of GA, the late Diana Niemic and James Terault; dear sister of the late Mary Viegas, Joseph Soares, Olivia D’Amico and John Roderick; loving grandmother of 26; loving great-grandmother of 34; and loving great great-grandmother of 3. Beatrice also leaves behind Laurie Gehner of Cranston who she loved like a daughter.
Her funeral will be held on Thursday, Jan. 16th, at 8:45 a.m. from the NARDOLILLO FUNERAL HOME & Crematory, 1278 Park Avenue, Cranston, followed by a Mass of Christian Burial at 10:00 a.m. in St. Gregory the Great Church, Warwick. Burial will take place in St. Mary of the Bay Cemetery, Warren. VISITING HOURS: Wednesday from 4:00-7:00 p.m. In lieu of flowers, memorial contributions may be made to the West Warwick Assistance Agency, 1293 Main St., West Warwick, RI 02893.
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