of Smithfield, passed away on Thursday, March 8, 2018 at RI Hospital in Providence surrounded by his loving family. He was the beloved husband for 46 years of Dorothy A. “Dotti” (Delfino) Rini. Born in Providence, he was the son of the late Joseph and Angelina (Marino) Rini.
Joe was a mold maker in the jewelry industry for many years before retiring; and was a member of the Imperial Club in Providence.
Besides his wife Dotti, he was the dear brother of Ronald Rini (Rose) of Warwick, Marie Martini of Johnston and the late John Rini, Dorothy Laurenzo, Emily Palazzo and Jean Rini; brother-in-law of William and Arlene Barrone of Cranston; and loving uncle of numerous nieces and nephews.
Funeral from the NARDOLILLO FUNERAL HOME & Crematory, 1278 Park Ave., Cranston on Wednesday, March 14th at 10 a.m., followed by a Mass of Christian burial in St. Mary’s Church, 1525 Cranston St., Cranston at 11 a.m. Burial will be at St. Ann Cemetery, Cranston. VISITING HOURS are WEDNESDAY MORNING from 9 a.m. to 10 a.m.
In lieu of flowers, memorial contributions may be made to: American Cancer Society, 931 Jefferson Blvd. – Suite 3004, Warwick, RI 02886.