Raymond T. Enos, age 90, of Swansea, died Friday, September 27, 2013 in Country Gardens Skilled Nursing and Rehabilitative Center. He was the husband of Mary (Donnelly) Enos to whom he had been married for 68 years.
Born in Riverside, Rhode Island, a son of the late Manuel J. and Irene (McGuire) Enos, he was a 1940 graduate of Joseph Case High School and attended Areo Techical Institute in Glendale, California. He was a longtime resident of Swansea and was a communicant of St. Dominic's Church.
He was employed as a foreman for 39 years at the William Law Sheet Metal Company in East Providence, retiring in 1985.
A United States Army Air Corps Veteran of World War II, he rose to the rank of Sergeant, and was the recipient of a Certificate of Merit for the European Theatre of Operations. He was a member of the friends of the Cardinals Case High School, Sheet Metal Workers International #17, and an avid ballroom dancer.
Surviving in addition to his wife four daughters; Cheryl Riendeau and her husband Robert of Swansea, Betty Enos Costa and her husband Joseph of Swansea, Karen Rae Travers and her husband Alfred of Seekonk, and Lynne Chomka and her husband Steven of Cumberland, Rhode Island, one sister; Betty Standring of Laconia New Hampshire, six grandchildren, six great-grandchildren, and many nieces and nephews. He was brother of the late Sgt. Robert Enos Swansea PD, and Richard Enos.
Relatives and friends are invited to attend his Funeral Mass on Tuesday, October 1, 2013 at 11:00AM in St. Dominic's Church, 1277 G.A.R. Highway, Swansea. Burial will be in Mt. Hope Cemetery. Donations in his memory may be made to Country Garden's Patients Activity Fund, check payable to: Kathleen Oliveira/Country Gardens, 2045 G.A.R. Highway, Swansea, MA 02777. Arrangements are in the care of the WARING-SULLIVAN HOME OF MEMORIAL TRIBUTE at BIRCHCREST, 189 Gardners Neck Road, Swansea, Massachusetts.