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Joseph Piti, Jr.

September 23, 2021


Joseph Piti, Jr., 73, passed away Thursday September 23, 2021 at Rhode Island Hospital.  Born in Providence he was a son of the late Joseph and Theresa (Barresi) Piti.  He was the beloved husband of Carol A. (Cerce) Piti, left to treasure a legacy of precious memories as his high school sweetheart, best friend and husband of 51 years.

Besides his wife, he is survived by one son, Christopher J. Piti, one daughter, Dana M. Barry, one brother, Nicholas Piti and wife Lucille, one sister, Gina Ferraro. He was the devoted grandfather of two grandchildren, David and Christina Barry. He was the brother of the late Gloria Sciarra.

Joseph was a civil engineer for Universal Construction Company for 47 years.

His funeral will be held Tuesday at 8:45 a.m. from “WOODLAWN” Funeral Home 600 Pontiac Avenue Cranston followed by a Mass of Christian Burial at 10 a.m. in SS. Rose & Clement Church, Warwick. Burial will follow in St. Ann Cemetery, Cranston. CALLING HOURS Monday 4-7 p.m. Memorial donations may be made to the Dana Faber Cancer Institute 450 Brookline Avenue Boston, MA 02215. Please share condolences and memories at www.WoodlawnGattone.com

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September 27, 2021

4:00 PM to 7:00 PM
Woodlawn Funeral Home
600 Pontiac Ave
Cranston, RI 02910

Mass of Christian Burial
September 28, 2021

10:00 AM
SS Rose & Clement Church
111 Long Street
Warwick, RI 02886


St. Ann Cemetery, Woodlawn Funeral Home, Pontiac Avenue


Dana Faber Cancer Institute
450 Brookline Avenue, Boston MA 02215

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