Robert DiFruscio

Date of Passing:

July 5, 2019

DiFruscio, Robert, 75, of Miles Avenue, died peacefully on July 5, 2019. He was the beloved husband of Elaine D. (Davis) DiFruscio.

Born in Providence, a son of the late Joseph and Pasqualina (Minicucci) DiFruscio, he was a lifelong resident of East Providence.

Mr. DiFruscio was a warehouse worker for the former Almacs Food Warehouse for 25 years.

Besides his wife of 49 years, he is survived by a son, John DiFruscio and his fiancé, Windsong Hadley of Pawtucket and two brothers, Joseph DiFruscio and his wife Sue of Seekonk, MA and Vincent DiFruscio and his wife Francine of Riverside.

Relatives and friends are invited to attend Calling Hours in the W. Raymond Watson Funeral Home, 350 Willett Avenue, Riverside on Wednesday July 10, 2019 from 4-7 p.m. A Mass of Christian Burial will be held on Thursday July 11, 2019 in Our Lady of Loreto Church, 346 Waterman Ave, East Providence at 10 a.m. Flowers are respectfully omitted.

Online Condolences


  1. Vinnie, we are so sorry for you loss. Our deepest condolences to you and your family.
    Bob and Pauline.

  2. Dear Elaine, John and family,

    I am so very sorry to hear of Robert’s passing. He was a fun, great guy and I will remember all the laughs we had at Sue and Joe’s over the years. Please know that the entire family will continue to be in my prayers.

    Love, Mary Bkack

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