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Obituary for John T. Fowkes

John T. Fowkes, of Carolina, passed away at his home on Tuesday, December 3, 2019 at the age of 86. He was born the son of the late Ernest and Anne Fowkes.

John worked as a Postmaster for Alton, RI for many years until his retirement.

He leaves several nieces, nephews and great-nieces and great-nephews who will remember him warmly. Mr. Fowkes was predeceased by his brother Robert Fowkes and his sister Dorothy Kinney.

Visiting hours are respectfully omitted. A graveside funeral service will be held privately at the convenience of his family. Gaffney-Dolan Funeral Home, 59 Spruce St., Westerly is in care of the arrangements. For online condolences please visit