We are deeply sorry for your loss - the staff at Sansone Funeral Home
Ellen J. (Weaver) Loring-Guarniere, 85, formerly of Warren, died peacefully surrounded by her loving family on Friday, March 25, 2022 at Elderwood of Scallop Shell Nursing Home in Wakefield, RI. She was the wife of the late Frank P. Guarniere, Jr. and the late Roger E. Loring.
Born in Providence she had been a long-time resident of Bristol, living on the 4th of July Parade route for most of her life where she never missed a parade. She lived in Warren for the past 17 years, and was the daughter of the late Lawrence F. and Rose (Lynch) Weaver.
She was a graduate of Colt Memorial High School, Class of 1955. She worked as a legal secretary for many years before retiring in 2000. She loved interior decorating, collecting antiques, ballroom dancing, crossword puzzles and traveling to Italy and Mexico. Mrs. Loring-Guarniere will be remembered for her friendly outgoing personality, her ability to liven up a gathering and her sense of humor.
She is survived by a daughter, Lynn (Loring) McCarron and her husband, Donald McCarron of Narragansett, her grandson, Collin McCarron of Narragansett, her stepchildren Donna Lee Cambio and her husband Gregory of Johnston, Lucille Santos and her husband Joseph of Somerset, MA, and Michael Guarniere and his wife Marcia of New Hampshire. Ellen also leaves a niece and a nephew, 8 step-grandchildren and 7 step-great-grandchildren. In addition to her husbands and parents, she was preceded in death by a brother, Frederick L. Weaver and a step granddaughter, Stella N. Guarniere.
Relatives and friends are invited to a graveside service on Saturday, May 14th at 10 am in North Burial Ground, Hope Street, Bristol. Visiting hours are respectfully submitted. In lieu of flowers, memorial contributions may be made to The Brain Aneurysm Foundation, 269 Hanover St, Bldg 3, Hanover, MA and The Elderwood of Scallop Shell of Wakefield Activity Department, 55 Scallop Shell Way, Wakefield, RI.
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