Barbara Bernstein, 89


EAST PROVIDENCE, R.I. – Barbara Nita (Spunt) Bernstein, formerly of Providence, passed away on Jan. 5, 2022, at Evergreen House Health Center in East Providence.

Born in Providence, she was a daughter of the late David and Reba (Gindin) Spunt. She was a lifelong resident of the area.

Barbara was a freelance radio reporter for many years.

Survivors include: three children, Amy Foreman of Georgia, Gary Bernstein of Shrewsbury, Massachusetts, and Laura Allard of Malden, Massachusetts, and four grandchildren, Jessica Bethel, Ryan Foreman, Joshua Bernstein and Joey Allard.

She was the sister of the late Jerome Spunt.

Memorial contributions in her honor may be made to Evergreen House Health Center, 1 Evergreen Drive, East Providence, RI 02914 and/or HopeHealth Hospice, Attn: Philanthropy, 1085 North Main St., Providence, RI 02904.