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Mr Louis Paul Ricci

February 13, 1942 ~ October 9, 2023 (age 81) 81 Years Old
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Louis P. Ricci, 81, of Johnston, passed away Monday October 9, 2023.

Born in Providence, he was the only child of the late Louis L. and Vincenzina “Jessie" Ricci.

Louis served honorably in the United States Army Field Band. He moved on to a career as a teacher of music at several public schools in Rhode Island and Massachusetts.

He was also a professional trombonist in many orchestras and bands including the Rhode Island Philharmonic Orchestra and Brass Quartet as well as

playing for singers and celebrities like Sammy Davis Jr. and Frankie Vali and The Four Seasons.

Louis was an avid golfer and a member at Triggs Golf Course. He enjoyed playing many courses throughout Rhode Island and Massachusetts.

He is survived by many cousins and friends.

A Mass of Christian Burial will be celebrated at 11:00 am Wednesday October 18th at St. Ann Church, 280 Hawkins Street, Providence. Burial with Military Honors will follow at St. Ann Cemetery, Cranston.


Mass of Christian Burial
October 18, 2023

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


St. Ann Cemetery
72 Church Street
Cranston, RI


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