The following obituary was provided by W. Raymond Watson Funeral Home.
Dorothy A. Mason (Faulkner) of East Providence passed away Tuesday, Oct. 9. She was 71 years old.
She was the beloved wife of Robert R. Mason for 46 years and a daughter of the late Robert J. and Dorothy M. (McQuarrie) Faulkner. Dorothy was employed as a customer service representative and retired from Citizens Bank in Garden City in Cranston. She was a member of the Order of the Eastern Star, Unity Chapter # 14 where she served as treasurer. She was mother advisor of the Rainbow for Girls, Riverside Assembly #9. Besides her husband she is survived by one daughter, Elizabeth A. Mason; one son, Stephen J. Mason Sr.; two brothers, Robert and Ronald Faulkner and one sister, Elaine Gray; three grandchildren, Stephen J. Mason, Jr., Jhett T. Mason and Carissa J. Mason.
Her funeral will be held Saturday, October 13, at 9 a.m from the W. Raymond Watson Funeral Home, 350 Willett Avenue, Riverside with a service at the Haven United Methodist Church, 200 Taunton Avenue at 10 a.m.
Burial will be in Swan Point Cemetery, Providence. Visiting hours Friday 4 to 7 p.m. In lieu of flowers, contributions to , the United Methodist Retirement Center, 30 Alexander Avenue, East Providence, RI 02914 or the American Heart Association, 1 State Street, Providence, RI 02908 will be appreciated.