Darren M. Cline, 50, of Polly Street, Providence, formerly of Massena, died suddenly Thursday at Rhode Island Hospital.
He was the beloved husband of Mary Lou (Coyne) Cline. They were married for nearly twenty-five years.
Born in Massena, he was a son of the late E. Ralph and Marion (Mitchell) Cline.
Darren was a custodian for the State of Rhode Island for ten years, most recently assigned to Rhode Island College.
He was an avid coin, card, and antique collector, and enjoyed gardening.
Besides his wife, he leaves his children, Michael, Daniel and Melissa; four brothers, Dennis, David, Drue and Dana; three sisters, Diane, Darcy and Dorianne; and numerous nieces and nephews.
He was a brother of the late Deborah Crump.
The funeral will be held Wednesday, at 8:45 a.m., from the Russell J. Boyle & Son Funeral Home, 142 Centerville Road, (Rt117) Warwick, R.I.
Mass of Christian Burial will be at 10 a.m. in Saint Peter Church, 350 Fair Street, Warwick. Burial will be in Pawtuxet Memorial Cemetery, Warwick.
Visiting hours are Tuesday, 5 to 8 p.m.
In lieu of flowers, donations may be made to the American Diabetes Association, 234 Washington Street, Providence, RI 02903.