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Jennie (LaRocca) Costanzo

August 14, 1924 ~ March 2, 2020 (age 95)


COSTANZO, Jennie (LaRocca), 95, of West Warwick, passed away Monday morning, March 2, 2020 at West View Nursing & Rehabilitation Center.

She was the beloved wife of Anthony Costanzo, they had been married for seventy-three years.  Born in Cranston, a daughter of the late Pasquale and Ersilia (Mancini) LaRocca.  She was a resident of West Warwick for many years.

Mrs. Costanzo was a communicant of Sacred Heart Church and loved spending time with her family and grandchildren where she enjoyed sharing desserts with them.

Besides her husband she leaves her children, Cecele Riel and her husband Joseph of Palm Coast, FL, Joseph A. Costanzo and his wife Jeanne of West Warwick and Marie Costanzo-Simas and her husband Gary of West Warwick; a sister, Rose Riveglia of East Hartford, CT; three grandchildren, Kim Wilkins, Dawn Riel and Joseph A. Costanzo, Jr and two great grandchildren, Milo Wilkins and Joseph A. Costanzo, III.  She was the sister of the late Laura Iannelli.

Visitation will be held Friday, March 6, 2020 from 8:30-9:30 a.m. in the PRATA-GALLOGLY Funeral Home, 78 Providence Street, West Warwick followed by a Mass of Christian Burial at 10:00 a.m. in Sacred Heart Church, 820 Providence Street, West Warwick.  Interment will be in St. Ann Cemetery, Cranston.  In lieu of flowers, contributions to the American Diabetes Association, RI Chapter, 146 Clifford Street, #1, Providence, RI 02903 in her memory would be appreciated.  Information and condolences please visit:

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March 6, 2020

8:30 AM to 9:30 AM
Prata-Gallogly Funeral Home
78 Providence Street
West Warwick, RI 02893

Mass of Christian Burial
March 6, 2020

10:00 AM
Sacred Heart Church, Providence Street, West Warwick

March 6, 2020

11:15 AM
St. Ann Cemetery
Cranston Street
Cranston, RI 02920


American Diabetes Association, RI Chapter
260 Cochituate Road, #200, Framingham, MA 01701

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