Pauline E. Corbett 84, of North Providence, passed away on Thursday, May 20, 2021. She was the wife of William Corbett. Born in Woonsocket, she was a daughter of the late Henry and Dora (Bourre) Goulet. Pauline was employed as a secretary for the Massachusetts Department of Corrections for many years before retiring. Prior to that, she worked as a Certified Nurse’s Aide for St. Antoine Residence for several years. Pauline enjoyed crocheting, knitting and doing crafts. She donated hundreds of items, including “chemo-caps” to the Dana-Farber Cancer Institute and newborn hats to the Maternity Ward of Milford Regional Medical Center. She loved crocheting baby clothes, beautiful hats and scarves for family and friends, and coats for everyone’s fur babies. Pauline loved music and had a wonderful sense of humor. She will be sadly missed by all who were fortunate to have known her.
Besides her husband she leaves a son, Ken Ryan and his wife Barbara of Buffalo, NY, three daughters, Jackie Rado and her husband Joseph of North Providence, Donna Gratto of North Smithfield, and Kathy Corbett and her husband Russell Mandelik of Mendon, a sister Rita Lesperance of Blackstone, four grandchildren, several great-grandchildren and many nieces and nephews. She was predeceased by a brother Henry J. Goulet Jr. and son-in-law Larry Gratto.
Funeral arrangements under the direction of the Fournier & Fournier Funeral Home were private.
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