Stephen Fanning

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May the God of all comfort be with You at this difficult time. (Psalms 94:19)


Posted by: Jamie    Apr 29, 2017

Stephen, Peggy, Michaela, Jimmy and Bobby: John and I were very saddened to learn of your dad's passing. Peg and Steve had a wonderful life together with so many good times. But the best times were with all of you! Having your Grandparents live in John's mom and dad's house brought us many good times together, Your dad will be missed and we extend to you all our sympathy. Best wishes to each of you and your families.

Love.
Joyce Brennan


Posted by: Joyce Brennan - Jupitrt, FL   Apr 28, 2017

I was very sorry to learn of the death of Steve Fanning. I got to know him and his wife many years ago because their sons came to La Salle Academy. I have good memories of Steve and his wife and they are in my prayers. I extend my sympathy to their family and assure them of my prayers. May Steve rest in peace.

Brother Robert Hazard,FSC
April 25, 2017


Posted by: Bro. Robert Hazard, FSC - Providence, RI   Apr 25, 2017

Dear Fanning Children, Dan and Gus,
My deepest condolences on the loss of your dad and brother. He was a great man with a great sense of humor and a great sense of family and its history n RI. He was a top notch lawyer in an era when being an attorney was a profession rather than a job and when a person's word was his bond.
A raconteur par excellence he was always ready with a story about

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Posted by: A friend   Apr 21, 2017

Peggy, Stephen, Michaela, Jimmy and Bobby:
I loved your Father and Mother. The Tyndall Avenue group always had such nice times at your house on Quincy Street.
Believe it or not -- I'm still working at PC and at 4 PM today there is an award ceremony that I planned and I will be going to it.
My daughter, Anne, will be attending the funeral in the morning.
I feel certain that your father has already reunited with your mother up in heaven. They were great people. They will always be in my prayers.
Mary Garvey


Posted by: A friend   Apr 20, 2017

Steve, Susan & Family: Our sincere and heartfelt sympathy on the loss of your dad. Please know you are all in our thoughts and prayers. His legacy will live on within you all -


Posted by: Bill (Smitty) Debbie & Andrew Smith - No Prov., RI   Apr 20, 2017

My condolences to all on the passing of Mr Fanning. My sisters and I grew up on Tyndall Avenue with the Fannings and we have many fond memories. He was also a close friend of my Dad's from the Bar Association.


Posted by: Ted Smith - Boston, MA   Apr 20, 2017

Steve was one of the best gentlemen that I have ever met. I will miss seeing him at the SK Elks lodge for his lunch on Tuesday or a Thursday when I made him either a grilled ham and cheese or a huge BLT. Bill Forbesu


Posted by: Bill Forbes - Wakefield, RI   Apr 20, 2017

May the joy of loving memories carry you through this grief. Sending your family our strength and courage as you rejoice in your dear father's life.


Posted by: Darcella Craven - St. Louis, MO   Apr 20, 2017

To the Fanning family, my sincere condolences on the passing of Steve. I had the pleasure of knowing him through involvement with the Elmhurst neighborhood and P.C. Alumni events. He was a true gentleman, a faithful Friar and made his profession, community, state and nation better places. May he rest in peace.


Posted by: Tom Mulvey - Naples, FL   Apr 19, 2017