Lawrence Solitro, Sr.

September 14, 1931 ~ June 23, 2021 (age 89)


Lawrence Solitro, Sr, 89, passed away at home in Cranston surrounded by his loving family Wednesday, June 23, 2021. He was the beloved husband of Patricia A. (Camparone) Solitro for 62 years. Born in Providence, he was a son of the late Michael and Francesca (Ceglia) Solitro.

Besides his wife, he is survived by his cherished children, Lawrence Solitro, Jr., Dean Solitro, and Laurene Archangelo. He was the brother of Michael Solitro, Armando Solitro, Dolly Rossi and the late George Solitro and Pasquale Solitro.

Larry was co-owner and operator of Solitro’s Bakery in Cranston. He was an avid golfer and member of Valley Country Club for 44 years. Larry coached his son Dean's senior league baseball team to its championship and was a die-hard Red Sox fan.

His funeral and visitation will be held Saturday, June 26 from 8-9:15 a.m. at “WOODLAWN” Funeral Home 600 Pontiac Avenue Cranston followed by a Mass of Christian Burial at 10 a.m. in St. Mark’s Church, Garden Court Cranston. Burial will be private. Please share condolences and memories at

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June 26, 2021

8:00 AM to 9:15 AM
Woodlawn Funeral Home
600 Pontiac Ave
Cranston, RI 02910

Mass of Christian Burial
June 26, 2021

10:00 AM
St. Mark Church
9 Garden Court
Cranston, RI 02920

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