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Barbara J. Nero

December 30, 1942 ~ June 25, 2021 (age 78)



Barbara J. Nero, 78, of Johnston, and formerly of Providence, passed away Friday June 25th.  She was the beloved wife of the late Ralph L. Nero,

Born in Providence, she was the daughter of the late Armando and Maria (Detri) Gabriele.

Mrs. Nero graduated from Mt. Pleasant High School and was employed as an office manager for several businesses.  She was an excellent cook, a devoted caretaker to her husband and family, and a loving Noni to her grandsons.

She is survived by her daughter Maria and son-in-law Phillip Morin of Johnston; two grandsons, Alexander James and Ryan Logan Morin; her sister Karen and brother-in-law Ron Tellier of Providence; a nephew Michael John Tellier; and a niece Danielle Maria Seery.  

 Visiting hours will be at the A.A. Mariani & Son Funeral Home, 200 Hawkins Street, Providence, Monday, 9:30 -10:30 am followed by a Mass of Christian Burial at 11:00 am at St. Ann Church, 280 Hawkins Street.  Burial will follow in St. Francis Cemetery, Pawtucket. 

In lieu of flowers, memorial donations may be made to Hope Hospice, 1085 North Main Street, Providence, RI 02904, or St. Ann Church Memorial Fund, 2 Russo Street, Providence, RI 02904.

To send flowers to Barbara's family, please visit our floral store.


June 28, 2021

9:30 AM to 10:30 AM
A.A. Mariani & Son Funeral Home
200 Hawkins Street
Providence, RI 02904

Mass of Christian Burial
June 28, 2021

11:00 AM
St. Ann Church
280 Hawkins Street
Providence, RI 02904


St. Francis Cemetery
201 Smithfield Avenue
Pawtucket, RI

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