65, of Cranston, passed away on Saturday, March 11, 2023 at Scandinavian Home, Cranston. Born in Providence, she was a daughter of the late Alan and Anna Mae (Sullivan) Adams.
Ann worked as a bartender and restaurant manager at various establishments throughout her life. She was an excellent cook, known for many specialties, especially her famous, Pasta-Fagioli that was sure to bring our whole family together whenever she made it. She couldn’t have been more proud of her three sons, her grandchildren and great grandchildren. She’s told her children many times, “I’ve Lived a great life”, “I wouldn’t change a thing” and “your father is waiting for me”.
She is survived by her loving sons, Gary A. Balletto, Dion W. Balletto and his girlfriend Beth Mantia, Lonnie J. Parton and his wife Chelsey, all of Cranston; cherished grandchildren, Gary A. Balletto III, Hailey A. Balletto, Aiden J. Balletto, Diamond LaTorre, Faith Balletto, Victoria Mantia, Domenic Parton, and Layla Parton; great-grandchildren, Grayson Balletto, Skylar LaTorre, and Brooklynn LaTorre. She was the dear sister of Alana “Sissy” Simmons, Williams Adams, Donna Estrella, Caroline Green, and the late Alan Adams and Diane Alden.
VISITING HOURS will be held in the NARDOLILLO FUNERAL HOME & Crematory, 1278 Park Avenue, Cranston on Friday from 4:00 – 8:00 pm. Her funeral service and burial are respectfully private.
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