Janet M. Fiore

Date of Passing:

September 9, 2023

Fiore, Janet M. (Crevier), 67, of Woodward Avenue, East Providence, died peacefully on September 9, 2023, at Rhode Island Hospital in Providence. She was the beloved wife of Peter A. Fiore for almost 50 years and his best friend for even longer.

Born in Providence, a daughter of the late Joseph R. and Frances (Baron) Crevier, she was a lifelong resident of East Providence.

Mrs. Fiore earned an Associate’s Degree from Rhode Island College. She was an active member of the Riverside community. She was employed in her family’s business, C&S Machine Co., Inc. “The Shop” for many years in the capacity of Bookkeeping/Office Manager. Following that she was the Bookkeeper/Office Manager at Fernando Originals.

Besides her husband, she is survived by a son, John R. Fiore and his partner, Heather Annino, of Westfield, MA; two daughters: Julie March and her husband, Brian, of North Smithfield, RI and Susan Portante and her husband, Jason, of Pawtucket, RI. She is survived by a sister, Linda Cavaliere and her husband, Gene, of Chepachet, RI, two brothers, Brian J. Crevier and his wife, Elizabeth, of Riverside, RI, and Robert F. Crevier and his wife, Arlene, of Groveland, FL and a sister-in-law, Jane Brindisi Crevier of East Providence, RI. She was the sister of the late Ronald J. Crevier. She is survived by ten grandchildren: Lily, Benjamin, Justin, and Alayna Fiore, Matthew Bigbie, Allison and Ean March, Jennipher Portante and her partner, Alonzo Ross-Brown, and Joshua and Morgan Portante. She is also survived by her Great Grandson, Jezeriah Christopher Ross-Brown whom she adored; and several Nieces, Nephews, Great Nieces and Great Nephews whom she loved as her own.

Janet’s greatest enjoyment was to be with her family, she loved to laugh with her family and friends; and she knew best how to love in a way that lifted life for all who knew and loved her.

Her funeral service will be held in the W. RAYMOND WATSON FUNERAL HOME, 350 Willett Avenue, Riverside on Saturday September 23, 2023 at 3 p.m. A Celebration of her Life will be held on Sunday September 24, 2023 at the East Providence Elks Lodge, 60 Berkeley Street, East Providence.

Calling hours and flowers are respectfully omitted.

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  1. My heart goes out to you Peter and your family. Janet was such a wonderful person.

  2. I met Janet when we walked the same route to 7th grade.
    A long friendship developed between us as we stumbled through life’s experiences.
    My favorite memories were coming to RI and staying with her, Peter and their new babies.
    I am sure she is still keeping an eye on her growing family with her heart as filled with love as ever.
    She will be missed and remembered always.

  3. So very sorry to hear of Janet,’s passing. We met on the first day of junior high and were best friends through high school. She was a lovely person. My deepest condolences go out to Peter and her entire family.

  4. Peter, Sue,John & Julie I’m so sorry to hear this.
    Janet was truly a wonderful lady. Please accept my sincere condolences. May God Bless you all during this heartbreaking time you’re going through.

  5. To Sue, John, Julie, and Mr Fiore….Mrs.Fiore was truly the kindest and greatest soul I’ve ever had the pleasure of knowing. Growing up at your house over the years, the advice and love she showed me will forever be in my heart and I’m lucky you shared your mother and wife with me. I’ll just say thank you all for letting me be a part of your “family” and sharing one of the most loving, non judgmental and incredibly wise woman with me over the years. I’ll always have her comforting voice and wise words close to my heart and always with me. A huge loss to the community and to Mr.Fiore I was showed what love and a marriage is over the years by watching the two of you, and couldn’t of had a better example and if I can acquire the love and success of your relationship than I’ll be a lucky man! So so sorry and heart broken to hear this. ~as Janet would often call me ~Love Eddie Haskell aka Kyle Rebello. PS I’ll always miss her Baked Stuffed Scrod, it’s still hands down the best I’ve had!!!

  6. Mr Fiore, Susan, Julie, John & family,

    I am so sorry to hear of Mrs Fiore’s passing. She was a great “friend’s mom” and so nice to have as a neighbor when I was growing up. Always friendly, with a kind word or wave (or freeze-pop!).

    My thoughts are with you all at this sad time.

  7. Peter and family, we are very sorry for your loss. We will all miss Janet’s fun personality and classic laugh.

  8. Our deepest condolences for your loss. ❤️

  9. We are so very sorry for your loss. I have missed our front porch talks. Sending all our love to Pete and her family.

  10. So very sorry about Janet. She was a ❤️love.

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