Marie C. Romano (Tella) 88, passed away peacefully surrounded by her loving family at Miriam Hospital on Friday, March 16, 2018.
She was the beloved wife of the late Edward Romano and loving mother of the late Arlene Romano.
Born in Providence, she was the daughter of the late James and Caroline (Sylvester) Tella.
Marie worked as a Medical Receptionist at Gastrointestinal Medicine Associates, Inc., until her retirement in 2012. She loved spending time with family and friends.
She is survived by her loving children, Edward J. Romano, Esq. and his wife Jeanne and Caryl A. Romano. She is also survived by her cherished grandchildren, Daniel and Nicholas Sloat and Matthew Romano; a sister in-law, Rita Romano and many nieces and nephews. She was the sister of the late Anthony Tella.
Visiting hours will be held Tuesday, March 20th from 8:30-9:30am at A.A. MARIANI & SON Funeral Home, 200 Hawkins St., Providence followed by a Mass of Christian Burial at 10am at St. Agnes Church, 100 Chatham St., Providence. Burial will follow at St. Francis Cemetery, Pawtucket. In lieu of flowers, donations may be made to: American Lung Association, 260 West Exchange St., Suite 102B, Providence, RI 02903