Gabrielle F. ( Paquin) Hanley ,93 of Warren, died Monday January 21, 2019 at St. Elizabeth Manor in Bristol.
She was the wife of the late William A. Hanley.
She was born in Fall River a daughter of the late Victor and Blanche( Lariviere) Paquin.
Gabrielle, was a Teacher for the Warren School Department for a few years, before she stopped teaching, to raise her family.
She has been a Warren resident all of her life, and a parishioner of St. Mary of the Bay Church.
Mrs. Hanley enjoyed playing tennis and enjoyed spending time with her family. She was involved in Warren PTA and Scholarship Foundation, as well as the Heart Association.
Mrs. Hanley is survived by children William A. Hanley II and his wife Mary of Bristol, John W. Hanley and his wife Jennifer of Warren, Diane Soares and her husband Richard Bitwinski of Warren, Susan Medeiros and her late husband David Goglia of Bristol, Gabrielle Samson and Walter of Cranston, Julie A. Coelho and her husband R. Shawn of Warren.
Also her brother Richard Paquin of Tiverton, her sister Anne Maria Pianka of Tarpon Springs Florida.
She was Nana to 17 grandchildren, and 22 great grandchildren as well as many nieces and nephews.
She was the sister of the late Normand O. Paquin, the late Monique Paquin, and late Simonne Paquin.
Her funeral will be held Saturday, January 26, 2019 at 8:30am from the SMITH FUNERAL and MEMORIAL SERVICES, 8 Schoolhouse Road, Warren, with a Mass of Christian Burial at 10:00am in St. Mary of the Bay Church, 645 Main Street, Warren. Burial will follow in St. Mary of the Bay Cemetery, Vernon Street, Warren.
Relatives and friends are invited to attend. Calling hours are Friday from 4-8pm.
In lieu of flowers, gifts in her memory may be made to the March of Dimes, 220 West Exchange St. # 3, Providence, RI 02903