2005-11-24 / Obituaries

Evelyn A. Turcone, 91

Evelyn A. (Sarcione) Turcone, 91, of North Providence, died Sunday, Nov. 20, 2005 at home. She was the wife of Michael Turcone. They had been married for 65 years.

Born in Providence, she was the daughter of the late Thomas and Vincenza (Sarcione) Sarcione. She had been a resident of North Providence for 58 years.

Mrs. Turcone had worked as a teacher for the Smithfield School Department for 20 years, retiring in 1979. She was a graduate of Pembroke College, Class of 1937, and received her teaching degree from Rhode Island College.

Besides her husband, she leaves two sons, John T. and Michael E. Turcone Jr.; a daughter, Paula E. Turcone; a sister, Livia Hewitt; five grandchildren and three great grandchildren. She was the mother of the late Marilynn DeLuca and the sister of the late Elena Sarcione.

The funeral was held yesterday from the Maceroni Funeral Home, 1381 Smith St., North Providence, with a Mass of Christian Burial in St. Augustine Church in Providence.

In lieu of flowers, donations may be made to Home & Hospice Care of R.I., 169 George St., Pawtucket, RI 02860.

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