Providence Obituaries

Providence Obituaries

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  • Saturday | via Patch.com 

    Obituary: John A. Furia, Jr. 67, Vietnam Veteran

    John A. Furia, Jr. 67, of Coventry, passed away on Wednesday, February 3, 2016 peacefully at home. He was the beloved husband of Ruth Furia.

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  • Saturday | via Patch.com 

    Obituary: Josephine M. (Licciardi) Pietrunti, 85

    Josephine M. Pietrunti, 85, of Cranston, passed away on Wednesday, February 3, 2016 at home surrounded by her loving family. She was the beloved wife for 65 years of Nicholas A. Pietrunti.

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  • Saturday | via Patch.com 

    Obituary: Silvio "Chief" Generali, 88

    Silvio "Chief" Generali, 88 of Johnston, passed away on Thursday, February 4, 2016 at the Philip Hulitar Hospice Inpatient Center, Providence. He was the beloved husband of the late Vilma Generali.

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  • Friday Feb 5 | via The Daily Standard 

    Therese Tobe

    She was born on June 15, 1955 in Coldwater, Ohio, to the late David & Joan Voskuhl. She married Lester Tobe on April 21, 1990, and he survives in Sharpsburg.

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  • Thursday Feb 4 | via WLNE-TV Providence 

    Buddy Cianci's Memorial Services

    Details about the arrangements for former Mayor Vincent "Buddy" Cianci, Jr. have been announced in a press release Thursday afternoon: ADDITIONAL INFORMATION REGARDING CELEBRATION AND COMMEMORATION OF LONGEST SERVING PROVIDENCE MAYOR VINCENT A. CIANCI, JR.' S LIFE AND LEADERSHIP OF RHODE ISLAND'S CAPITAL CITY Former Mayor Vincent A. Cianci, Jr., as noted in his obituary , will lie in repose outside of the Mayor's Office on the second floor of Providence City Hall from 12 noon to 6 PM on Saturday, February 6 and Sunday, February 7. Those wishing to pay their respects will enter through the Washington Street door of Providence City Hall.

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  • Thursday Feb 4 | via Patch.com 

    Obituary: Mary L. (Rubini) Gibran, 89, of Naugatuck

    Naugatuck-Mary L. Gibran, 89, the wife of the late Charles Gibran Jr., passed away peacefully on Feb. 2, 2016, with her loving family at her side. Mary was born in White Plains, NY and lived there until her teen years, at which time her family moved to Naugatuck, where she graduated from high school at age 16. As a youngster, she was an accomplished tap dancer and, blessed with a beautiful voice, she often performed on the radio with her cousin in New York City.

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  • Thursday Feb 4 | via WLNE-TV Providence 

    Horse-drawn carriage to deliver Cianci's casket to c...

    A horse-drawn carriage will bring Buddy Cianci's casket through the streets of Providence and deliver it to the cathedral for his funeral. The former Providence mayor will be laid to rest on Monday.

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  • Wednesday Feb 3 | via WLNE-TV Providence 

    Vincent "Buddy" Cianci's offical obituary ...

    The Nardolillo Funeral Home posted the obituary on their website Wednesday, which touches upon his long career and numerous accomplishments as mayor in Providence. In part, it reads, "It is impossible to capture Buddy in words.

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  • Wednesday Feb 3 | via Naugatuck Daily News 

    Obituary: Mary L. (Rubini) Gibran

    Mary L. Gibran, 89, the wife of the late Charles Gibran Jr., passed away peacefully on Feb. 2, 2016, with her loving family at her side. Mary was born in White Plains, N.Y., and lived there until her teen years, at which time her family moved to Naugatuck, where she graduated from high school at age 16. As a youngster, she was an accomplished tap dancer and, blessed with a beautiful voice, she often performed on the radio with her cousin in New York City.

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  • Tuesday Feb 2 | via Northern Michigan News 

    Late ex-Mayor Cianci returns to beloved Providence C...

    The Missaukee County Sheriff's Office is investigating what caused the death of an 8-month-old girl on Friday. Missaukee County EMS and sheriff's ... CADILLAC - Multiple fire departments were called in to help put out a structure fire late in the evening on Friday, Feb. 5. The fire was on Boon Road west of Cadillac.

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  • Tuesday Feb 2 | via Patch.com 

    Obituary: Gilda H. (Lautieri) Martinelli, 92

    Gilda H. Martinelli, 92, of Cranston, passed away on Tuesday, February 2, 2016 at Our Lady of Fatima Hospital in North Providence. She was the beloved wife of the late Americo Martinelli.

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  • Sunday Jan 31 | via Cybercast News Service 

    The Latest: Rhode Island lawmakers mark Cianci's death

    The latest on the death of former Providence Mayor Vincent "Buddy" Cianci Jr., who dominated Rhode Island politics for parts of four decades before serving time for corruption : The Rhode Island House of Representatives has passed a resolution expressing deep condolences following the death of former Providence Mayor Buddy Cianci. Lawmakers stood for a moment of silence Thursday evening after Democratic House Speaker Nicholas Mattiello spoke about the former mayor and talk show host's legacy.

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  • Sunday Jan 31 | via Patch.com 

    In Memoriam: Mary P. Brilliant

    Mary was born in Brattleboro, VT on June 6, 1936, the daughter of the late Arthur and Eleanor Pease. She grew up in Vermont and after graduating from Brattleboro High School, attended Bryant University in Providence, RI where she received an Executive Secretary degree.

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  • Saturday Jan 30 | via Patch.com 

    Obituary: Anne T. "Nancy" Kiernan, 88

    Anne T. "Nancy" Kiernan, 88, of North Quidnessett Road, and formerly of Providence, passed away peacefully Wednesday morning, January 27, 2016, at Scalabrini Villa Health Care Center. She was the wife of the late Charles J. Kiernan.

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  • Saturday Jan 30 | via Patch.com 

    Obituary: Joanne (Ciaccia) Cola, 71

    Joanne Coia, 71, of Barrington and Singer Island, Florida passed away peacefully surrounded by her family on January 29, 2016. Born in Providence, she was the daughter of Janice and Louis Ciaccia of North Providence.

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  • Saturday Jan 30 | via Patch.com 

    Obituary: Marion L. (Edwards) Cragan, 98

    Obituary: Marion L. Cragan, 98, formerly of Cranston and Narragansett passed away on Friday, January 29, 2016 at Steere House. She was the wife of the late Lester H. Cragan, Sr. Born in Providence, she was a daughter of the late John O. and Elsie Edwards.

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  • Friday Jan 29 | via Patch.com 

    Even After Death, Buddy Cianci Scores Political Poin...

    Governor Gina Raimondo has changed her mind and the state flag will fly at half staff for the former Providence mayor and convicted felon. PROVIDENCE, RI-Even in death, former Providence Mayor Vincent "Buddy" Cianci Jr. is scoring political points.

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  • Thursday Jan 28 | via KHQ-TV Spokane 

    Buddy Cianci, dominant in Rhode Island politics, die...

    10, 2014, file photo, former Providence Mayor Buddy Cianci attends a campaign fundraising event in Providence, R.I. The former mayor was hospitalized Wednesday, Jan. 27, 2016 after experiencing sever... . FILE - In this October 1998 Providence Mayor Vincent "Buddy" Cianci Jr., poses before the city skyline in Providence, R.I. Cianci died Thursday, Jan. 28, 2016, in Providence.

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  • Thursday Jan 28 | via WNEM-TV Saginaw 

    Buddy Cianci, dominant in Rhode Island politics, die...

    10, 2014, file photo, former Providence Mayor Buddy Cianci attends a campaign fundraising event in Providence, R.I. The former mayor was hospitalized Wednesday, Jan. 27, 2016 after experiencing sever... . FILE - In this October 1998 Providence Mayor Vincent "Buddy" Cianci Jr., poses before the city skyline in Providence, R.I. Cianci died Thursday, Jan. 28, 2016, in Providence.

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  • Wednesday Jan 20 | via Patch.com 

    Obituary: Mary Rapoza, 89

    Mary Rapoza, 89, passed away on Saturday, January 16, 2016 at Waterview Villa. She was the wife of Anthony J. Rapoza to whom she married on June 10, 1950.

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