Date of Passing:
Ricci, Mary, (Arcuri), 81, Lakeside Street, Riverside, died peacefully on August 16, 2014 at the home of her son Joseph Ricci and his wife Phyllis in Seekonk, MA. She was the wife of the late Joseph S. Ricci Sr. for 55 years.
Born in Providence, a daughter of the late Samuel and Flora (Mazza) Arcuri, she lived in Riverside for 51 years.
Mrs. Ricci was a devoted Patriot’s and Elvis fan and enjoyed spending time with her loving grandchildren.
She is survived by four sons, Joseph S. Ricci Jr. of Seekonk, MA, William Ricci of Smithfield, Gary J. Ricci of Utah and Robert J. Ricci of East Providence; two daughters, Marilyn Hassell of Riverside and Kathleen Mott of Riverside; a sister, Pauline Volpi of Cranston; two brothers, Frank Arcuri of East Providence and Joseph Arcuri of Cranston; 13 grandchildren and 6 great grandchildren. She was the mother of the late Karen A. Lee and sister of the late Sara DeAngelis, Rose Kearney, Felix, Bill, John, Anthony and Teresa Arcuri.
Her funeral service will be private. Burial will follow in Gate of Heaven Cemetery. Contributions in Mary’s memory to the Community VNA, 10 Emory Street, Attleboro, MA, 02703 would be deeply appreciated.