Date of Passing:
Trotter, Carmella, (Chianese), 85, of Anoka Avenue, died peacefully on Tuesday June 14, 2011 surrounded by her loving family at the Philip Hulitar Inpatient Center, Providence. She was the wife of the late Joseph Trotter.
A lifelong resident of Barrington, she was the daughter of the late Angelo and Mary (DeChristofaro) Chianese.
Mrs. Trotter was a threader for the former RI Lace Works for 46 years before retiring in 1988.
Carmella was a communicant and member of the choir at Holy Angel Church. She was past President of the St. Anthony Society at Holy Angel Church. She enjoyed baking and cooking.
Mrs. Trotter was a devoted mother, grandmother, great grandmother and a wonderful friend to all.
She is survived by three daughters; Maureen R. Noel and her companion John Mendes of Barrington, Sandra J. Miller and her husband Don of Seekonk, MA and Lori A. Moniz and her husband Al of Barrington, a sister; Jennie DeFusco of Providence, two brothers; Louis Chianese of Riverside and Anthony Chianese of Coventry, six grandchildren and one great granddaughter. She was the sister of the late Frank Chianese.
Her funeral will be held on Saturday June 18, 2011 from the W. RAYMOND WATSON FUNERAL HOME, 350 Willett Avenue, Riverside at 8:45 am with a Mass of Christian Burial in Holy Angel Church, Maple Avenue, Barrington at 10 am. Burial will follow in Santa Maria del Campo Cemetery, Upland Way. Calling hours are Friday 4-8 pm.