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Beverly L. (Ferri) LaPolla
October 17, 1934 ~ September 30, 2023 (age 88) 88 Years Old
88, of Cranston, passed away on Saturday September 30, 2023, at Roger Williams Medical Center, Providence. She was the beloved wife of Joseph LaPolla for 68 years. Born in Providence, she was the daughter of the late Domenic and Frances (DiVona) Ferri. Mrs. LaPolla was a court stenographer for many years. Later in life she worked alongside her family as an administrator for LaPolla Motors. Beverly enjoyed playing golf, tennis and spending her winters in Florida with her husband Joe.
Besides her husband Joe, she is survived by her loving daughter Valerie Villucci and her husband Louis of Hope Valley, RI. Beverly was the loving mother of the late Jo-Ann LaPolla Ragosta. She was the cherished grandmother of Dominic and Daniel Ragosta, Joseph, and Steven Villucci. She also leaves behind her seven adored great-grandchildren. Sister of the late Ron Ferri and Gloria Aubin.
Her funeral will be held on Tuesday, October 10, at 10:00 a.m. from the NARDOLILLO FUNERAL HOME & Crematory, 1278 Park Avenue, Cranston, followed by her Mass of Christian Burial at 11:00 a.m. in St. Mary Church, Cranston. Burial will be held in St. Ann Cemetery, Cranston. VISITING HOURS: Tuesday morning from 9:00-10:00 a.m. In lieu of flowers, memorial donations may be made to St. Jude Children’s Research Hospital, 501 St. Jude Place, Memphis, TN 38105, http://stjude.org/donate.