We are deeply sorry for your loss - the staff at Keene-Brown Funeral Home
Donna M. Trahan, 71, of North Smithfield, RI passed away peacefully on August 31, 2022 at the Greenville Nursing and Rehabilitation Center with her family by her side. Born in Woonsocket, she was the daughter of the late William and Rita (Duval) DiScuillo. She was the loving wife of the late Lionel Trahan.
Donna was the owner and operator of the Upper Tier Cake Store from 1987-1990, She worked as the store manager for Homestead Gardens from 1992 – 2006 and also worked as a Certified Nursing Assistant for Fatima Hospital and the former Fogarty Memorial Hospital for 16 years.
She loved baking and decorating elaborate cakes and also taught others to bake and decorate. Donna often dabbled in painting, arts and crafts and playing board games with family. She loved the beach and enjoyed one final beach day with family and friends this past August. What she enjoyed most was time she got to spend sitting around the table with good food, family, and friends.
She is survived by her two daughters, Jennifer Keith (Jay) and Julie Trahan and her beloved grandson, Colin.
She also leaves behind her brothers, Michael Gilmour, William (Joyce) and Anthony (Hiroko) DiScuillo and many other family members and friends that she loved so much.
Arrangements are entrusted to the Keene-Brown Funeral Home, 445 Greenville Rd., North Smithfield. Calling hours will be held Friday, September 9, 2022 from 10-12:00 PM. Burial will follow is St. Jean the Baptiste Cemetery, Bellingham, MA.
In lieu of flowers, random acts of kindness in the spirit of Donna are encouraged.