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Joseph F. Terenzi

March 19, 1920 ~ February 9, 2020 (age 99)


99, of Cranston, passed away peacefully at his home on February 9, 2020.  He was the beloved husband of Etta (Capotosto) Terenzi for sixty-eight years.

Born in Providence, he was a son of the late Amedeo and Cecilia (DeAngelis) Terenzi.

Mr. Terenzi was a US Army Veteran serving during WWII.  He was a carpenter in Quonset for over twenty-five years before working for various companies until his retirement.  

Besides his wife, he leaves three children, Cecile Ryan and her husband James, Linda Terenzi and Joseph Terenzi; five grandchildren and four great-grandchildren.  He was the brother of the late Vincent Terenzi, Armando Terenzi, Florence Scorpio and Elena Murgo.

Relatives and friends are invited to attend his Mass of Christian Burial, Thursday February 13, 2020 at 10am in Immaculate Conception Church, 237 Garden Hills Drive, Cranston.  Burial with Military Honors will follow in St. Ann Cemetery, Cranston.  In lieu of flowers, memorial contributions may be made to Continuum Hospice, 1350 Division Road, Suite 205, West Warwick, RI 02893 or to the Wounded Warrior Project, PO Box 758516, Topeka, KS 66675.  


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Mass of Christian Burial
February 13, 2020

10:00 AM
Immaculate Conception Church
237 Garden Hills Drive
Cranston, RI 02920

Interment following funeral service
February 13, 2020

St. Ann Cemetery
73 Church St.
Cranston, RI 02920


Continuum Hospice and Palliative Care
1350 Division Rd. Suite 205, West Warwick RI 02893

Wounded Warrior Project
P.O. Box 758517, Topeka KS 66675
Tel: 1-877-832-6997

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