Edna L August

April 4, 1947November 15, 2011

Edna L. (Nichols) August, 64, died peacefully Tuesday, November 15, 2011 at home surrounded by her loving family and under the care of Beacon Hospice. She was the beloved wife of David August for 43 years. Born in Fall River, MA, she was a daughter of the late Robert E. and Rita (Lemieux) Nichols. Edna was a longtime resident of Barrington until moving to Seekonk 3 years ago. Edna was an active member of St. Jean the Baptiste Church and the Leisure group. She was a warm and loving person, especially her grandchildren. Along with her husband, she is also survived by her children Shirley Ann Pine and her husband Michael, Vincent William Pagnano, Jr. and his wife Karen Shackett, Lisa Marie Reynolds and her husband Arthur, Barbara J. August, and Robert Virgil August and his wife Jennifer; her siblings Robert E. Nichols, Jr., Elaine Ashton, Flora Jo Dunn, and Shannon Ahern; 15 grandchildren; and 3 great-grandchildren. She was the mother of the late David August, Jr. Her funeral will be Saturday at 9:30 am from the WILBUR-ROMANO Funeral Home, 615 Main St, Warren followed by a Mass of Christian Burial at 10:30 am in St. Jean the Baptiste Church, Warren. Burial to follow in St. Jean the Baptiste Cemetery, Warren. Visitation hours Friday 4-8 pm. In lieu of flowers, donations may be made in her memory to the Disable American Veterans.


  • Visitation Friday, November 18, 2011
  • Funeral Service Saturday, November 19, 2011

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Peaches Dunn

March 13, 2012

Sister, I miss you with my whole heart. I love you.

December 13, 2011

Words cannot express our sadness at your loss.Love, Del and Barbara Nestell

November 25, 2011

Dear Bob, Karen and family, our deepest sympathies and prayers are with you during your time of need. We are very sorry for your loss. May god bless
Bill & Ellen Tilley family
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November 19, 2011

Our condolences to Elaine and her family in this time of grief. Be sure she's in heaven with all the saints and angels around her. Have faith in God that you have not lost her , she'll be into your hearts forever. Our prayers for Edna.

Angela, Gema and Miguel.

November 18, 2011

We are saddened by the news of.Edna's passing and extend our sincerest sympathies to her family.
Shanon's co-workers at the Rhode Island Deparment of Corrections

Barbara August

November 18, 2011

Mom , I am going to miss you sooooooooooo much , don't worry about Daddy I am taking good care of him .....I love you mom

Lisa Gregoire

November 17, 2011

My thoughts and prayers are with you in your time of grief. May your memories bring you comfort. My Deepest Sympathies. Lisa Gregoire

patty and family barnes

November 17, 2011

she will be missed dearly. with our deepest sympathy.

November 17, 2011

So sorry to hear about Edna. My thoughts and prayers are with you all.
Susan Sewall Conklin

The Staff of Wilbur-Romano Funeral Home

November 17, 2011

Offering our deepest condolences at this difficult time.