.Alfred J. Aldcroft
82 of Warren RI. died Saturday, March 19, 2011 at the RI Veterans Home in Bristol.
He was the loving husband of Shirley F. (Patterson) Aldcroft for 50 years. Born in Pawtucket he was the son of the late James and Esther M. (Roy) Aldcroft
He was a veteran of the Korean War and a devoted past volunteer at the Veterans Medical Center in Providence. He retired from Royal Chain in Warren in 1994. He was an avid reader and a long time railroad enthusiast. He was a very devoted husband and father and he most enjojed spending time with his 5 grandchildren.
He was a communicant and past Lector at St. Mary of the Bay Church in Warren
Besides his wife he is survived by two daughters DonnaJ. (Jorge Laires and Susan M. (Alan) Medeiros of Warren RI. One son Brian E. Aldcroft of Portsmouth RI. One sister Lynn Yorkell of Orlando, Florida., and 5 grandchildren. He was also the brother of the late Ralph E. and William P. Aldcroft.
His Funeral will be Tuesday at 9 am from WILBUR-ROMANO Funeral Home 615 Main Street Warren followed by a 10 am Mass of Christian Burial in St. Mary of the Bay Church 645 Main Street, Warren RI. Burial will be in St. Jean Baptiste Cemetery, Warren
Relatives and friends are invited to attend the VISITATION ON MONDAY March 21, 2011 from 4-8 pm at the Funeral Home.
In lieu of flowers Memorial Donations may be made to RI Veterans Home Chapel Fund, 480 Metacom Avenue, Bristol RI. 02809 would be greatly appreciated.