80, of Warwick, passed away peacefully at home, surrounded by his family on Friday, April 13, 2018. Born in Providence, he was a son of the late William and Amelia (Tacelli) Brown. Robert was an auto painter for Travelers Auto Body of Providence for many years before his retirement. His hobbies included DIY projects and spending time with his children, grandchildren, neighbors and friends.
He is survived by his loving children, Debra A. Martin and her husband Steve of Chelmsford, MA, Lori A. Kennelly and her husband Joseph of Coventry and Robert C. Brown, Jr. of Chelmsford, MA. Robert was the cherished grandfather of Sara E. Brown, Cari A. Hopkins and Lauren A. Kennelly. He was the brother of the late Elaine Solorzano and William Brown.
His funeral service will be held in the NARDOLILLO FUNERAL HOME & Crematory, 1278 Park Avenue, Cranston, RI. on Wednesday at 7:00 p.m. VISITING HOURS Wednesday 4-7 p.m. followed by his service. Burial will be private. In lieu of flowers, memorial contributions may be made to the charity of your choice.