Rosalyn Factor, 94


PROVIDENCE, R.I. – Rosalyn R. Factor passed away on Feb. 20, 2023, at the HopeHealth Hulitar Hospice Center in Providence. She was the devoted wife of the late Max Factor for 57 years. Born in Lynn, Massachusetts, she was a daughter of the late William and Dorothy (Blum) Cohen. She lived her whole life in Rhode Island, most recently residing at The Phyllis Siperstein Tamarisk Assisted Living Residence.

Rosalyn was an avid reader who passed this passion onto her children and grandchild. She was masterful at mahjong and an unbeatable Scrabble player.

She was the devoted mother of Ellen and her husband, Jeffrey Kasle, of Providence and Leslie Factor and her husband, Rui Rodrigues, of Georgia. She was the dear sister of Joel Cohen and his wife, Pamela, of Warwick. She was the loving grandmother of Whitney Howell and her husband, Zachary, of Maryland. She was the cherished great-grandmother of Miriam Wallace Howell.

Contributions may be made to Saint Elizabeth Home, 1 St. Elizabeth Way, East Greenwich, RI 02818 or HopeHealth Hulitar Hospice Center, 1085 N. Main St., Providence, RI 02904.

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