David R. Narodowy

Jan 11, 2022


David R. Narodowy, 88, of North Smithfield, died January 11, 2022 at Rhode Island Hospital surrounded by his loving family. He was the husband of Rachel (Branchaud) Narodowy, whom he married June 15, 1957 in Holy Family Church, Woonsocket. Born in Brooklyn, NY, he was the son of the late Russell ...


Jan 16


Sunday, January 16, 2022
1:00 pm - 4:00 pm

Holt Funeral Home

510 S Main St
Woonsocket, RI 02895

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Jan 17


Monday, January 17, 2022
11:30 am

St. John the Evangelist Church

63 Church Street
Slatersville, RI 02876

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Jan 17


Monday, January 17, 2022
12:30 pm

St. John the Evangelist Cemetery

63 Church St.
North Smithfield, RI 02896

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David R. Narodowy

January 11, 2022

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M Mark January 21, 2022

Sorry to the Narodowy family. He was a great man!

M Mike & Terri Bartomioli January 18, 2022

Dear Narodowy Family,
We are so very sorry for your loss. You are all in our thoughts and prayers.

L Louis Provost and Phyllis Mahoney January 17, 2022

Dear Rachel and Family,
Dave’s Funeral Mass was a testament to him and his wonderful family.
May you be comforted by the outpouring of love surrounding you.
Lou “Porky” Provost and Phyllis

M Meredith Holt Cassick January 17, 2022

Deepest and heartfelt sympathy to you and your family Rachel!
Meredith Holt Cassick

D Doreen & Gary Ezovski January 17, 2022

Naradowy Family,
We are truly sorry for your loss. He was such a role model for all of us.

C Cynthia Jones January 16, 2022

Rachel and Family
Wishing you comfort and peace during this difficult time. My deepest sympathy.
Cynthia Jones

J Jim and Sheila Hagan January 16, 2022

RACHEL AND Family PLEASE ACCEPT OUR DEEPEST SYMPATHY ON THE PASSING OF DAVE Dave was respected and admired by so many people in the media and the community. He was incredibly successful in every aspect of life but I'm sure that what he was most proud of was the beautiful family you and he raised together.. That will be the Naradowy legacy that will live on forever. I think of how much Gary and Wayne helped us over the years. They are the best. Your entire family are in our thoughts and prayers May God bless and RIP David.
Jim and Sheila Hagan

D Diane Champagne January 16, 2022

Dear Rachel & family, you are in our hearts & thoughts at this most difficult time! Praying that special memories of a wonderful man will help support each of you!
Love, Don, Diane & Amanda Champagne & family

C Catherine Rose January 15, 2022

Granddad will forever be in our hearts and minds. Know that you are cherished and loved. Cathy, Laura & Gabe, Abbey and Ellyn.Dish Garden with Fresh Flowers was purchased for the family of David R. Narodowy by Catherine Rose. Send Flowers

B Bob Durand January 15, 2022

Bob&Rachel Durand
Gary and family, so sorry to hear about
your Dad’s passing. our thoughts and prayers are with you, may he Rest in Eternal Peace..🙏🏻🙏🏻🙏🏻

S Shirley Girard January 14, 2022

Dear Rachel and family….
We extend to you and yours our deepest and heartfelt sympathies on the loss of your beloved Dave. Sending prayers that God will give you strength to help all of you get through the days ahead at this difficult time.
Shirley Girard and family.

R ROGER GREENOUGH January 14, 2022

Roger & Teel Greenough

Rachel and family,
Please accept our deepest sympathies for your loss. It was always a pleasure to speak to Mr. Narodowy whenever we saw him. Our thoughts and prayers are with you and your entire family.

C Carolyn W Frayne January 13, 2022

Dear Rachel and the entire Naradowy Family,
Please accept my deepest condolences in the loss of this wonderful man, a pillar of both North Smithfield and Woonsocket. May he Rest In Peace and may your memories bring you comfort.

D David and Pamela fay January 13, 2022

Please accept our most heartfelt sympathies for your loss... Our thoughts are with you and your family during this difficult time.Florist Choice Bouquet was purchased for the family of David R. Narodowy by David and Pamela fay. Send FlowersA tree was also planted in memory of David R. Narodowy

J Janet Robidoux January 13, 2022

Rachel and family—Celebrating the life of a wonderful man. Dave was a man who touched so many lives—with his wisdom, intelligence and sense of humor. He will surely be missed by family, friends and community. To have known him, is to have loved him.

M Marcel Labrecque January 13, 2022

Marcel and Jocelyn Labrecque
Rachel, Gary and family , our deepest sympathy for your sudden loss. Our thoughts and prayers are with you at this sad time. May he rest in peace in God's kingdom.

J Joel & Linda Jillson January 13, 2022

Rachel & Family....the family Patriarch and local icon gone but never forgotten. His legacy will live on through his children and grandchildren; there can be none greater. RIP time Dave and thank you for your lifetime of service!

J Jean Farrah January 12, 2022

Our hearts go out to all of the Narodowy family. So glad to have known Dave, a kind & gentle man. We wish you peace & comfort in the days to come.
Love, Jean & Tom Farrah

M Michael Bucci January 12, 2022

Fond memories of Dave. His unique sense of humor would always sneak up on you. Deepest sympathies to his loved ones.

D Deacon Bob Lafond January 12, 2022

Deacon Bob and Diane Lafond,
Dave was indeed a very special man. May the light of Christ shine upon him and may he rest in peace. Prayers for all the family.

B Bob Lafleur and family January 12, 2022

Oh the memories Little League Senior League my dad ,Lou Berthod,Al Stevenin, Harold Monroe, Bob Cahill ...and the loyal supporter of North Smithfield Athletics and devout family man to his wife Rachel, and kids and the extended family...and supporter of
orth Smithfield...You join a great bunch of people up with the heavens and in the hands of God... our condolences from all of us in the Lafleur Family.

R Russ and Brenda Branchaud January 12, 2022

Dave was a kind and wonderful person. Our thoughts are with his family at this difficult time. He will be greatly missed but fondly remembered by all who had the pleasure of knowing him.

D Debbie Walling Desrosiers January 12, 2022

Rachel, Wayne and family, my deepest sympathies for your loss. May he Rest In Peace 💔

R Richard Potenza January 12, 2022

To Rachel and the family: deepest sympathy on the passing of Dave. Such a wonderful father for a great family. May you all support and comfort each other at this time.

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