Ripa, Elena “Zizi” (Femino) 104, passed away peacefully on Thursday, April 26, 2018. She was the beloved wife of the late Michael Ripa.
Born in Providence, she was the daughter of the late Antonio and Grazia Femino.
She is survived her loving nephew, Bob Femino, a niece, Grace Femino and a sister-in-law, Marie Femino.
She was the devoted sister of the late Richard D. Femino, MD., Alfred Femino, Santa Giacoppi, Anna DiChiaro and Stefana Giorgianni and late nephew, Anthony Femino.
Her funeral will be held on Monday, April 30th at 9am from the A.A. MARIANI & SON Funeral Home, 200 Hawkins St., Providence, followed by a Mass of Christian Burial at 10am at St. Ann Church, 280 Hawkins St., Providence. Burial will follow at St. Francis Cemetery, Pawtucket. Visiting hours Sunday 4-7pm.