DI PALMA, ANIELLO, 88, of Andrews St., Providence, passed peacefully at Kent Regency, surrounded by his loving family, on Sunday, May 6, 2018. He was the husband of the late Filomena (Santagata) Di Palma. Born in Pietramelara (CE) Italy, he was a son of the late Antonio and Irene (Masiello) Di Palma.
Aniello was employed as a machine operator at Uncas Manufacturing in Providence for over 20 years and he later worked at Esposito Jewelry Inc. before retiring. Aniello enjoyed preparing foods, cooking and eating with his family.
He was the father of Antonio Di Palma and his wife Anna of Coventry, and the late Pasquale Di Palma and Irene Mastrostefano. He was the grandfather of Christina Di Palma, Giuliana Mastrostefano and the late Gabriella Di Palma. Aniello was the brother of Maddalena Centore of Warwick, and the late Mario Di Palma.
His Funeral will be Friday, May 11, 2018 at 8:45 am from the IANNOTTI Funeral Home, 415 Washington St., (Rte. 117) Coventry, with a Mass of Christian Burial at 10:00 am in the Holy Ghost Church, 472 Atwells Ave., Providence. Interment in St. Ann Cemetery, Cranston. Visiting hours Thursday 5 - 8 pm. In lieu of flowers, memorial donations to the American Cancer Society ( www.cancer.org) will be appreciated. iannottifh.com