Joseph P. Quint Jr., 84, Westport

Posted 5/28/21

Joseph P. Quint Jr., 84, of Westport, passed away at home on Thursday, May 27, 2021, following a long illness. He was the husband of the late Jane (Hansen) Quint.

Mr. Quint was born in St. Louis, …

This item is available in full to subscribers.

Please log in to continue

Log in

Not a subscriber?


Start a Subscription

Sign up to start a subscription today! Click here to see your options.

Purchase a day pass

Purchase 24 hours of website access for $2. Click here to continue

Day pass subscribers

Are you a day pass subscriber who needs to log in? Click here to continue.


Joseph P. Quint Jr., 84, Westport

Posted

Joseph P. Quint Jr., 84, of Westport, passed away at home on Thursday, May 27, 2021, following a long illness. He was the husband of the late Jane (Hansen) Quint.

Mr. Quint was born in St. Louis, Mo., son of the late Joseph P. and Agnes (Cambra) Quint, and had resided in Westport for most of his life. 

He served his country in the U.S. Navy. Prior to retirement, he worked as a machinist for Brown & Sharpe, Providence. He enjoyed going to Buttonwood Park and driving to the beach. He also liked working on his house, being out in the yard and tinkering with cars.

The family would like to extend their heartfelt gratitude to the staff of Southcoast VNA for the compassionate care they gave to Mr. Quint.

Survivors include his four sons, Joseph P. Quint III of Tiverton, David P. Quint of Dartmouth, William H. Quint of Westport and Christopher J. Quint of Dartmouth; his daughter, Linda Sinclair of Westport; two brothers, Franklin Quint of Arizona and Michael Quint of Missouri; two granddaughters, Sara and Samantha; and a great grandson, Jayse.

He was the father of the late Dale W. Quint.

Private arrangements are under the direction of the Potter Funeral Home, 81 Reed Rd., Westport.

In lieu of flowers, memorial donations may be made to Southcoast VNA, 200 Mill Rd., Fairhaven, MA 02719.

To sign the online guestbook, please visit www.potterfuneralservice.com.

2021 by East Bay Newspapers

Barrington · Bristol · East Providence · Little Compton · Portsmouth · Tiverton · Warren · Westport
Meet our staff
Jim McGaw

A lifelong Portsmouth resident, Jim graduated from Portsmouth High School in 1982 and earned a journalism degree from the University of Rhode Island in 1986. He's worked two different stints at East Bay Newspapers, for a total of 18 years with the company so far. When not running all over town bringing you the news from Portsmouth, Jim listens to lots and lots and lots of music, watches obscure silent films from the '20s and usually has three books going at once. He also loves to cook crazy New Orleans dishes for his wife of 25 years, Michelle, and their two sons, Jake and Max.