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Richard N D’Ambra, Sr.

September 20, 1967 — June 19, 2024

North Scituate

Richard N D’Ambra, Sr.

56, of North Scituate, passed away on June 19, 2024, surrounded by his loving family in his home. 

He was born in Providence, Rhode Island, and was the son of the late Richard P. D'Ambra and Lorraine (Mastrofine) Porcaro as well as his step father Arthur Porcaro of North Providence. Richard was a devoted and loving father to Richard N. D'Ambra Jr. Selena D'Ambra, and Angelina D'Ambra. He was the proud grandfather, "Papa," to Nathalia and Delilah D'Ambra. 

Richard is also survived by his siblings, Francesca D'Ambra, Karen D'Ambra, and Christine D'Ambra. He was the beloved owner of Mr. Flower, Gee Gee's Florist, and Rickey Dees. In his late 40s, he founded his own air conditioning and refrigeration company, "Done Right." 

Richard had a passion for life and enjoyed various hobbies, including riding motorcycles, scuba diving, fine dining, skiing and listening to music. He was also a HUGE Yankees fan, making every effort to attend the Yankees beating the Red Sox’s. 

He will be deeply missed by his family, friends, and all who knew him. His legacy of love, dedication, and enthusiasm for life will live on in the hearts of those who loved him.

His visitation will be held on Monday morning from 8-10am in the NARDOLILLO FUNERAL HOME & Crematory 1278 Park Avenue, Cranston followed by a Mass of Christian Burial at 11am in Holy Ghost Church, Providence. Burial will take place in St. Ann’s Cemetery, Cranston. 

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Past Services

Visitation

Monday, June 24, 2024

8:00 - 10:00 am (Eastern time)

Nardolillo Funeral Home

1278 Park Ave, Cranston, RI 02910

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Mass

Monday, June 24, 2024

11:00am - 12:00 pm (Eastern time)

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Burial

Monday, June 24, 2024

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