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Charles A. Hirsch, Esq.

September 12, 2019
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Charles A. Hirsch, Esq., 84 of West Greenwich passed away peacefully Thursday September 12 2019 at Hope Hospice and Palliative Care, Providence.  He was the devoted husband for 34 years to Jade C. (Grossman) Hirsch. Born in Providence, he was a son of the late John “Johnny” and May (Goldstein) Hirsch.

 Charles was a lawyer and former vice president for Kirshenbaum & Kirshenbaum for 51 years before starting his own practice.  Charlie was a graduate of URI and Boston University School of Law.  He was a member of the Rhode Island Bar Association for 58 years.  Together with the Rhode Island Judiciary, Charles established the Mediation Program in Rhode Island Superior Court.  He was a lifelong advocate of Settlement Week and the resolution of civil cases. 

He was the devoted father of Staci M. Hirsch and step-father of David J Cicerchia, MD and wife Bethany. Loving grandfather of Jadyn.

Visitation will be held Monday 10:30-12 noon with a  Funeral Service at 12 noon in “WOODLAWN” Funeral Home 600 Pontiac Avenue Cranston, burial will follow in Swan Point Cemetery, Providence.  In lieu of flowers, contributions may be made to Alzheimer’s Association Rhode Island Chapter  245 Waterman Street Suite # 306  Providence, RI 02906 or Hope Hospice and Palliative Care 1085 North Main Street Providence, RI 02904.  Shiva will be observed at 30 Deer Run Drive West Greenwich, RI 02817 on Monday  September 16th from 3-6 p.m. Please share memories at

Donations may be made to:

Alzheiner's Association RI Chapter
245 Waterman Street Suite #306, Providence RI 02906

Hope Hospice and Palliative Care
1085 North Main Street, Providence RI 02904

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