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Luciano, Arthur, 65, of Hartford Avenue, Riverside, died peacefully on Sunday September 7, 2014 surrounded by his loving family. He was the beloved husband of Dawn M. (Perry) Luciano.
Born in Providence, a son of the late Antonio ‘Larry’ and Marie (Cote) Luciano, he lived in Riverside for 41 years.
Mr. Luciano was a process engineer for Technical Materials Inc. for 37 years.
Arthur was a communicant of St. Brendan Church and a member of the American Legion R.I. Post #35 in Providence. He was always offering his help to everyone and enjoyed spending time with his family and friends.
Mr. Luciano was a United States Air Force Veteran serving during Vietnam.
Besides his wife of 42 years, he is survived by three daughters, Jessica A. Kelley and her husband Justin P. Kelley of West Warwick, Rebecca L. Bouley and her husband Anthony N. Bouley of Warwick and Kimberly M. Ghonem and her husband M. Karim Ghonem of Kingston; four brothers, Larry Luciano of Indiana, Jay Luciano of Bristol, Michael Luciano of Ocala, FL and David Luciano of Attleboro, MA; a sister, Geraldine Luciano of Warren and six grandchildren. He was the brother of the late Toni Curtis.
His funeral will be held on Wednesday September 10, 2014 from the W. RAYMOND WATSON FUNERAL HOME, 350 Willett Avenue, Riverside at 8:45 a.m. with a Mass of Christian Burial in St. Brendan Church, Turner Avenue, Riverside at 10 a.m. Burial with Military honors will follow in Gate of Heaven Cemetery. Calling hours are Tuesday 4-8 p.m.