Virginia W. Poulten, 72


NARRAGANSETT– Virginia W. Poulten died Oct. 1 at Philip Hulitar Inpatient Center, Providence. She was the wife of Stephen D. Poulten for 43 years. Born in Providence, a daughter of the late Roy J. and Mary (Senecal) Wood, she had lived in Narragansett for 42 years.

She was a graduate of Classical High School, 1958, and Rhode Island College, 1962, and was a teacher in the Providence School System for more than 30 years. She was a member of the R.I. Historical Society, the American Genealogical Society and Congregation Beth David. She was the mother of Paula “Polly” Poulten of Providence and the sister of Sara Smith of North Scituate and Nancy Carroll of Narragansett.

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