PARE, Irene A. (Bautista), 75, of Coventry, passed away Sunday, February 7, 2021 at Kent Hospital.
She was the wife of Robert O. Pare, they had been married for fifty-five years. Born in Providence, a daughter of the late John and Lois (Michaud) Bautista.
A former teacher at Bay View Academy, she also previously worked at St. Joseph’s School and St. Alexander Church. She earned a master’s degree in religious education from Providence College.
Irene enjoyed reading and scrapbooking and, more than anything, doting on her six grandchildren and two dogs.
Besides her husband, she leaves three sons, Jeff Pare and his wife Patricia, Greg Pare and his wife Rachel and Mark Pare and his wife Debra, all of Coventry; six grandchildren, Haley, Mikaela, Cassie, Dylan, Tyler and Abby and a sister-in-law, Joan Bautista. She was the sister of the late Jack Bautista.
Relatives and friends are invited to attend a visitation on Thursday, February 11, 2021 from 10:00-11:00 am at SS. Peter & Paul Church, 48 Highland St., West Warwick, followed by a Concelebrated Mass of Christian Burial at 11:00 am (all State COVID-19 guidelines will be observed). Interment will be private in the parish cemetery. Arrangements with PRATA-GALLOGLY Funeral Home. Information and condolences please visit: www.PrataGallogly.com
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