Ruthann Dorr Crompton


Ruthann Dorr Crompton, 59, died Saturday, August 17, 2019. She was the wife of the late Richard Crompton.

Born in Providence, a daughter of Helen (Whittum) Dorr and the late George R. Dorr, she resided in Warwick and West Greenwich. Ruthann had been a school bus driver for the West Greenwich School Department for 15 years.

She was the beloved mother of Marissa C. Mulholland and Ryan R.J. Mulholland; stepmother of Melissa Barney and Josh Crompton; grandmother of Dexter, Adelaide and Paisley McLaughlin; sister of Susan L. Dorr, Carolyn D. Channell and her husband, Marcus, and Ellen C. Smith and her husband, Victor; aunt of Kellan S. Ross, Isabella and Jack Channell and Ana Smith. She also leaves her soulmate, Eric R. Jarvela.

Her funeral will be held Thursday, Aug. 22 at 9 a.m. from Thomas & Walter Quinn Funeral Home, 2435 Warwick Ave., Warwick, with a Mass of Christian Burial at 10 a.m. in St. Kevin Church, Sandy Lane. Visiting hours are Wednesday, Aug. 21 from 4-8 p.m.

In lieu of flowers, memorial contributions to Camp Surefire, 290 Hope Street, Bristol, RI 02809 would be appreciated. For information and condolences visit


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