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Kevin Edward Martel

02/23/1969 - 10/11/2022


Obituary For Kevin Edward Martel

Kevin Edward Martel, 53, of Warren, RI, passed away Tuesday, October 11, 2022, at Rhode Island Hospital in Providence.

Born in Fall River, MA, he was the son of Edward Albert and Nancy L. (LeComte)Martel of Warren, RI.

Mr. Martel worked at Citizens Bank for numerous years, earning Banker of the Year four years in a row. He attended Warren High School where he was captain of the wrestling team and was also All State and All New England at the high school level. He wrestled for Plymouth State College, where he achieved All New England all four years. He was a member of the Ironman Club at Plymouth State. He was inducted into Warren Athletic Hall of Fame in 2009. He loved the Buffalo Bills and was an avid sports card collector. Kevin enjoyed quiet times on the Kickemuit quahogging, crabbing and clamming.

Besides his parents, he is survived by his children, Benjamin and Abigail Martel of Barrington, RI, a sister, Karen Vincelette and her husband Adam and their son Noah of Alburgh, VT, an aunt and uncle, Sue and Steve Letourneau of Fall River, MA, an aunt, Doreen LeComte of Tiverton, RI, and three cousins, Tracey Riley, Brian LeComte and Mandy Letourneau. He was also the nephew of the late Richard LeComte.

Calling hours will be held on Monday, October 17, 2022, from 4-7 PM in Smith Funeral & Memorial Services, 8 Schoolhouse Rd., Warren.

A prayer service will be held on Monday, October 17, 2022, at 6 PM in Smith Funeral & Memorial Services, 8 Schoolhouse Rd. Warren.

Burial will be private.

In lieu of flowers, memorial donations may be made to Multitude Ministries, PO Box 324, Swansea, MA 02777.

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  • 10/14/2022

    Ed, Nancy and Karen.........cannot begin to fathom the depth of grief you are feeling. Kevin was a good guy...quiet.....but he certainly made an impact while he was here. Our deepest condolences to you all, and may he find the peace he deserves.......... John Amaral and Maria Jansen

  • 10/13/2022

    My sympathy, thoughts and prayers are with you at this time of sorrow!! May he rest in eternal peace. Barbara (Coriaty) Hall, Somerset, MA Class of 1964

  • 10/13/2022

    Thoughts and prayers to your entire family. Jessy Letourneau and Lance Tavares

  • 10/13/2022

    Nancy, Ed and Family, So sorry for your loss, sending prayers. Charlotte Thomas

  • 10/13/2022

    My deepest sympathy to Nancy and Ed and all the family. My prayers are with you all๐Ÿ™๐Ÿ™

  • 10/12/2022

    So sorry for your loss.

  • 10/12/2022

    Deepest sympathy to all of the family.

  • 10/12/2022

    Kevin was surely one of a kind. I had the privilege of not only calling him a wrestling teammate and mentor, but more importantly, friend. You will be missed Kevin! Peace and comfort to his family.

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