December 5, 2021

Margaret M. Dooriss


Margaret M. Dooriss, 66, of Bullocks Point Avenue, Riverside, died peacefully on October 11, 2021 at the Hope Health Hospice & Palliative Care Center surrounded by her loving family.

Born in Providence, a daughter of the late James and Margaret (Quinn) Dooriss, she was a lifelong resident of Riverside.

Ms. Dooriss was a clerk in the accounts payable department at the Bank of Rhode Island for the past 8 years.

Margaret was a communicant of St. Brendan Church. She was a devoted Boston Red Sox fan. She enjoyed riding Harley Davidsons and spending time with her loving family.

She is survived by a son, Mario Escalera Jr. and his wife Faith of Riverside; two granddaughters, Jordyn and London Escalera; a brother, Michael Dooriss and his wife Meride of Fl.; a sister, Patricia Hughes of Warwick and several nieces and nephews. She was the sister of the late Susan Carello, Kevin and Timothy Dooriss.

Her Funeral will be held on Monday October 18, 2021 from then W. RAYMOND WATSON FUNERAL HOME, 350 Willett Avenue, Riverside at 8:45 a.m. with a Mass of Christian Burial in St. Brendan Church, Turner Avenue, Riverside at 10 a.m. Burial will follow in Gate of Heaven Cemetery. Calling hours are Sunday 4-7 p.m.

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