Paul MelocheMarch 28, 1958 ~ December 2, 2017 (age 59)
59, of Cranston, passed away peacefully, surrounded by his loving family on Saturday, December 2, 2017 at the Philip Hulitar Hospice Inpatient Center, Providence. He was the beloved husband of twenty years to Patricia A. Tommasiello. Born in Brooklyn, NY, he was a son of the late Paul and Nancy (Filippi) Meloche. Paul was a structural iron worker, working out of Union Local #37, East Providence for thirty years, retiring in 2016. He was an avid fisherman, golfer, hockey player and Harley Davidson Rider. He was known as an awesome cook.
Besides his wife, he is survived by his loving children, Ariana Notarantonio of North Providence, Don Tommasiello of Del Ray Beach, FL, Lauren Nixon and her husband John of Providence, and Nicholas Tommasiello and his wife Lauren Butler of Warwick. Paul was the loving and devoted grandfather of Lily Autumn Tommasiello of Warwick who knew him as “Papa Paul”.
A Memorial Mass of Christian Burial will be held on Tuesday, December 12, 2017 at 11:00 a.m. in St. Anthony Church, 1413 Mineral Spring Avenue, North Providence. Burial will be private, VISITING HOURS are respectfully omitted.