Fracassa Sr., Louis T. “Teddy”, 81, died Monday, July 24, 2017 at Our Lady of Fatima Hospital. He was the beloved husband of Anita L. (DiCenzo) Fracassa. Born in Providence, he was the son of the late Louis and Amelia (DeNicola) Fracassa.
Louis was an accountant for the State of Rhode Island for many years before retiring. A graduate of Hope High School, he excelled on the track team. Following high school, he attended URI, and earned his bachelor’s degree from Bryant College, now Bryant University. He was a member of the Bryant University Alumni Association. He also served his country proudly in the US Army, stationed in Korea.
Besides his wife he leaves two loving sons, Louis T. Fracassa Jr. and David M. Fracassa, both of North Providence, a sister Ellena Fracassa of Johnston, a sister-in-law, Ann Marie DiCenzo, and many loving nieces and nephews whom he adored. He was the brother of the late Gloria Fracassa, Estelle DiBenedetto, and Rita Isabella and brother-in-law of the late Mario DiBenedetto.
His funeral service will be held Friday, July 28, 2017 at 11 AM in the Robbins Funeral Home, 2251 Mineral Spring Ave, North Providence. Calling hours are Friday 9AM to 11AM. Burial, with military honors, will be in Highland Memorial Park, Johnston.
In lieu of flowers, donations may be made to The Cove Center, 610 Manton Ave, Providence, RI 02909.
Friday, July 28, 2017
Robbins Funeral Home
2251 Mineral Spring Ave.
North Providence, Rhode Island 02911