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Egidio A. “Gene” Coletta

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Egidio A. “Gene” Coletta

Birth
Providence, Providence County, Rhode Island, USA
Death
29 Jan 2013 (aged 91)
Providence, Providence County, Rhode Island, USA
Burial
Cranston, Providence County, Rhode Island, USA Add to Map
Plot
Section J, Lot 61, Grave 1
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Egidio A. "Gene" Coletta, 91, a lifelong resident of Providence, passed away on January 29, 2013. He was the son of the late Carmine "Charlie" and Lidia (Boragine) Coletta.

A graduate of both Hope High School and Bryant College, Egidio was employed as an Auditor for the Internal Revenue for 26 years before his retirement. He was an active ballroom dancer for over 40 years. A Navy veteran of WWII, he was assigned to the U.S.S. Denver, surviving eleven major battles.

He is survived by his sister Vilma Coletta, his nieces and nephews, Shirley Taylor, Judith DellaMorte, Charles Coletta, Patricia Feeney, Robert Coletta, Donna Crescenzo, Carol Coletta, Diane xxxxx, Tina Coletta, and the late Christie Dee Coletta. Egidio was the brother of the late Dario, Hugo and Albina Coletta.
His Funeral Saturday from the Mariani Funeral Home, Providence followed by a Mass of Christian Burial in St. Ann Church, 280 Hawkins Providence. Burial in St. Anns Cemetery in Cranston.

Published in the Providence Journal
Egidio A. "Gene" Coletta, 91, a lifelong resident of Providence, passed away on January 29, 2013. He was the son of the late Carmine "Charlie" and Lidia (Boragine) Coletta.

A graduate of both Hope High School and Bryant College, Egidio was employed as an Auditor for the Internal Revenue for 26 years before his retirement. He was an active ballroom dancer for over 40 years. A Navy veteran of WWII, he was assigned to the U.S.S. Denver, surviving eleven major battles.

He is survived by his sister Vilma Coletta, his nieces and nephews, Shirley Taylor, Judith DellaMorte, Charles Coletta, Patricia Feeney, Robert Coletta, Donna Crescenzo, Carol Coletta, Diane xxxxx, Tina Coletta, and the late Christie Dee Coletta. Egidio was the brother of the late Dario, Hugo and Albina Coletta.
His Funeral Saturday from the Mariani Funeral Home, Providence followed by a Mass of Christian Burial in St. Ann Church, 280 Hawkins Providence. Burial in St. Anns Cemetery in Cranston.

Published in the Providence Journal


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  • Added: Feb 1, 2013
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  • Find a Grave, database and images (https://www.findagrave.com/memorial/104493854/egidio_a-coletta: accessed ), memorial page for Egidio A. “Gene” Coletta (10 Apr 1921–29 Jan 2013), Find a Grave Memorial ID 104493854, citing Saint Ann Cemetery, Cranston, Providence County, Rhode Island, USA; Maintained by SCVet (contributor 47208046).