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Obituary for Barbara R. Grills (Gavitt)

Barbara R. (Gavitt) Grills, 58, of Canal Street, Westerly, passed away at Royal Westerly Nursing Home on Friday, April 17, 2020.

Born in Westerly, she was the daughter of the late Edward and Barbara Gavitt.

She leaves behind three children, Rachel Botelho of North Stonington, Emily Grills of Mass., and John Grills of Westerly; three sisters Denise Vincent and Bonnie Gavitt, both of Westerly, and Deborah Gavitt of Florida; many grandchildren; and several nieces and nephews. She was predeceased by her sister Donna Gavitt Crowell and her niece Jessica Bailey Fanning.

All services will be private. Gaffney-Dolan Funeral Home, 59 Spruce St., Westerly, is in care of the arrangements. For online condolences please visit