John Michael O'Hare

February 12, 1947 ~ March 12, 2019 (age 72)

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John M. O’Hare, 72, of Rumford passed into eternal life on March 12, 2019.

Mr. O’Hare was born in Pawtucket, the son of the late James H O’Hare and Mary (Dyer) O’Hare. John retired as a customer service representative for the Consumer Protection Unit of the Rhode Island Attorney General’s Office. Prior to that John was the City Clerk for the City of East Providence.

He enjoyed his Irish Heritage, loved local politics and was a devout Catholic.

John is survived by his devoted friend Elizabeth A. Manning of Cranston, and several devoted cousins.

There will be a Mass of Christian Burial for John on Saturday, March 16th at 10:00 am in St. Margaret’s Church, Pawtucket Avenue, Rumford. His calling hours will be from 8:30am on Saturday morning in the Church prior to the Mass. For online condolences please visit

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