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Oliva (Moretti) Petrilli

January 14, 1933 ~ April 24, 2022 (age 89)


PETRILLI, Oliva (Moretti), 89, of Fornelli Street, West Warwick, passed away Sunday, April 24, 2022 surrounded by her loving family at Kent Hospital.

She was the beloved wife of Francesco Petrilli, they had been married for 68 years. Born in the village of Monticelli, Esperia, Italy, she was the daughter of the late Giueseppe A. and Marianna (Fera) Moretti.

She worked many years as a machine operator at various textile industries in Rhode Island. After her retirement, she volunteered at the local food bank.

Besides her husband, she leaves her three children, Salvatore J. Petrilli and his wife April of Warwick, John Petrilli and his wife Terri of Warwick and Anna Mouchon and her husband Richard of Coventry; four grandchildren, Daniel Petrilli and his wife Kristina, Nicole Politelli and her husband Anthony, Sara Mouchon, and James Mouchon and three great grandchildren, Christopher Petrilli, Benjamin Petrilli, and Francesca Politelli. Her faith in God and love for her family always came first in her life and cherished being a wife, mother, grandmother and great grandmother.  She was a sister of the late Maria Mazzenga, and Angelo Moretti.

Visiting hours will be held Thursday, April 28, 2022 from 8:30-10:00 a.m. in the PRATA GALLOGLY Funeral Home, 78 Providence Street, West Warwick, followed by a Mass of Christian Burial at 10:30 a.m. in Sacred Heart Church, 820 Providence St., West Warwick. Interment will be in St. Ann Cemetery, Cranston. In lieu of flowers, contributions to RI Community Food Bank, 200 Niantic Avenue, Providence, RI 02907 and Alzheimer’s Association, RI Chapter, 245 Waterman Street, Suite 306, Providence, RI 02906 in her memory would be appreciated.  Information and condolences, please visit:



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April 28, 2022

8:30 AM to 10:00 AM
Prata-Gallogly Funeral Home
78 Providence Street
West Warwick, RI 02893

Mass of Christian Burial
April 28, 2022

10:30 AM
Sacred Heart Church, Providence Street, West Warwick

April 28, 2022

11:45 AM
St. Ann Cemetery
Cranston Street
Cranston, RI 02920


Alzheimer's Association, RI Chapter
245 Waterman Street, Suite 306, Providence RI 02906

Rhode Island Community Food Bank
200 Niantic Avenue, Providence RI 02907

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