Ann Conway Death, Obituary : Former WPRI News Anchor Dies.

By | December 5, 2019

Death – Obituaries : (MARKET NEWS) – Friends and families are mourning the death of Former WLNE and WPRI anchor Ann Conway has passed away.

She was a star reporter and anchor during the golden days of local news in Rhode Island, when the average Rhode Islander could name the stars at each station.

Conway was a leader on the team that featured anchorman Dave Layman, meteorologist John Ghiorse, and Ken Bell at WLNE. According to her obituary by

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Ann Conway Death, Obituary : Former WPRI News Anchor Dies.

Ann Conway Cause of Death.

We have no information at the moment on what cause the death of Ann Conway . This post will be updated as soon as we have that information.


The following are some tributes posted on social media to honor the life and the legacy of the deceased.

Sad news to pass along this morning. My former Providence WLNE-TV colleague Ann Conway has passed away. Looking through the lens of 2019 it can be difficult to understand how trailblazing it was for women in television news to command the anchor desk back then. Ann was always a class act. My thoughts go out to her family and loved ones.


Friends and colleagues are paying tribute to the late Ann Conway, who passed away last weekend. Local news viewers and listeners will certainly remember her.
I didn’t know Ann well, enough to say hello while on stories out on the street, but she was a wonderful woman, always friendly and helpful. May she rest in peace, and for her family and friends, may her memory be for a blessing.

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Tara Granahan

This is a shock and my heart is breaking for Ann’s family. She was the ultimate class act in this crazy business and I learned an awful lot from her and those who were mentors at ABC6 News … “back in the day.” (Dave Layman Ken Bell John Ghiorse)

I wish she came to our summer reunion …💔 reach out to those you will suddenly miss one of these days. RIP Ann

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