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Leona C. (Petrocelli) Dorazio

December 3, 1930 ~ April 20, 2022 (age 91)


Dorazio, Leona C., 91, of North Providence, died on April 20, 2022 at The Holiday in Lincoln.  She was the wife of the late George D. Dorazio.  Born in Chicago, IL, she was a daughter of the late Aristide and Antoinette (Lombardi) Petrocelli.

In her younger years she worked at Providence Metalizing until retiring to raise her family. She was a devoted and loving wife, mother, and grandmother.

Leona is survived by four children, George G. Dorazio and his wife Christine of Cranston, Michael J. Dorazio and his wife Margaret of North Providence, John J. Dorazio of North Providence, and Marie A. Annunziata and her husband Steven of Lincoln, nine grandchildren, Jenna Ray, Jordan, Mia, Michael, Gemma, Logan, Stephanie, Brian, and Matthew. She was the sister of the late Lucille Boulet.

Her funeral will be held Thursday, April 28, 2022 at 8 AM from the Robbins Funeral Home, 2251 Mineral Spring Ave, North Providence, followed by a Mass of Christian Burial at 9:30 AM in Mary Mother of Mankind Church, 25 Fourth St, North Providence. Burial will be in Highland Memorial Park, Johnston.  Calling hours Wednesday 5-8 pm.

In lieu of flowers, donations in her memory to Continuum Hospice, 1350 Division St., Suite 205, West Warwick, RI 02893.

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April 27, 2022

5:00 PM to 8:00 PM
Robbins Funeral Home
2251 Mineral Spring Ave
North Providence, RI 02911

Funeral Mass
April 28, 2022

9:30 AM
Mary, Mother of Mankind Church
25 Fourth St.
North Providence, RI 02911


Continuum Hospice
1350 Division Rd. Suite 205, W. Warwick RI 02893

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