Jacob T. Lord

May 1, 2002November 12, 2018
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Jacob T. Lord, age 16, passed away Monday, November 12, 2018 in Hasbro Children’s Hospital. Born in Providence, RI, raised in Swansea he was a son of Jacob A. and Debra (Rodrigues) Lord.

A junior at Case High School he enjoyed fishing, playing video games and chess, rollerblading and camping. He loved to be with his family, visiting them in Vermont, New Hampshire and Florida.

In addition to his parents he is survived by his twin brother, Zachary V. Lord; two sisters, Ashlee N. Lord and Amber S. Lord; maternal grandparents Steven and Carol Farrell of Florida and paternal grandparents James and Marjorie Lord of Vermont and Dennis and Frannie Westgate of Middleboro, MA.

His Funeral Service will be held on Saturday, November 17, 2018 at 9:00 AM in the Waring-Sullivan Home at Birchcrest, 189 Gardners Neck Road, Swansea followed by burial in Pocasset Hill Cemetery, Tiverton, RI. His visitation will be held Friday from 6:00 – 8:00 PM. Relatives and friends are invited.

In lieu of flowers, please make a donation to the Hasbro Children’s Hospital or Swansea Animal Shelter.


  • Hasbro Children's Hospital
  • Swansea Animal Shelter


  • Visitation Friday, November 16, 2018
  • Funeral Service Saturday, November 17, 2018
  • Burial Saturday, November 17, 2018

Jacob T. Lord

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Cheryl & Mark Smith

November 22, 2018

Deb and family,
Mark and I send our love and prayers to you. The loss of a child is a loss no family should endure and we are so sorry for your loss. May Jacob rest in eternal peace with those who went before him. May he shine down a path for your family to heal. We love you God Bless
Mark & Cheri Smith

Darlene Freiboth

November 19, 2018

Jacob was a part of our lives daily for the past 11 months. I would like to extend my families deepest heartfelt condolences in your time of loss. We cannot adequately express our sorrow. He will be missed by all of us. May Jacob be at peace.
Sending love, light and prayers.
The Freiboth family

Anthony Ferreira

November 16, 2018

To Jacob's family,

Please accept my deepest condolences over Jacob's passing. He was a good, fun-spirited student, both in and out of class - he will be missed! May he rest in peace.

Anthony Ferreira
science teacher
Joseph Case High School

MaryAnne Fritz

November 16, 2018

Deb and family, so sorry to hear of this loss. It is truly heartbreaking. I cannot imagine the depth of your pain. You are all in my thoughts and prayers.

Laurie Anderson

November 16, 2018

My deepest condolences to the Lord family and all who knew and loved Jake. May loving memories ease your loss and bring you comfort.

Laurie Anderson
Joseph Case High School

Michelle Spainhour

November 16, 2018

Jake was a sweet and caring young man. He was so thoughtful and caring. He would play video games with my son Morgan when he stayed with Kaylee and treated him so well. My heart goes out to the Lord family during this time of loss. My Jake be at peace in heaven. He will be missed.

Stanley Koss

November 16, 2018

My deepest condolences to the Lord family - you are in my thoughts and prayers.

Stanley Koss
Joseph Case High School

Diaz Family

November 16, 2018

Our deepest condolences to Jacob's family and to those whose lives he was a part of. According to our son who knew him, this world has lost a good soul. Rest in paradise, sweet young man.

Amie Badger-Medeiros

November 16, 2018

My daughter Hannah is an aquatance of Jake's & friends with Amber. Words can't express our sympathy to the family in this time of grief. No parent should have to bury there child & our hearts go out to your family in doing so. My daughter & I are so sorry for your loss. R. I. P Jake.💙

Peggy Fales

November 15, 2018

So sorry for your loss