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Marion M. (Pansera) Crudale

July 2, 1936 ~ February 5, 2024 (age 87) 87 Years Old

Marion Crudale Obituary

Marion M. (Pansera) Crudale, 87, of Cranston, passed away peacefully February 5, 2024 at home with her beloved family by her side. She was the beloved wife of the late Alfred Crudale, Jr. for 61 years. Born in Johnston a daughter of the late Pius and Anna (Martinelli) Pansera. Marion was a teacher’s assistant for the Cranston School Department for many years before retiring. She was a communicant of St. Rocco’s Church and taught CCD at the church. Marion enjoyed Sunday breakfast with her family and friends drinking limoncello, she also enjoyed gardening and spending time outside. She was a member of the Legion of Mary with her late husband at the church. Marion was the beloved mother of Sharon Buzzerio (Kevin), Gene R. Crudale (Nancy), Bernadette DiBiase (Frank) and Alfred Crudale III (Michele). Loving grandmother of Michael (Katelyn) Buzzerio, Lauren Buzzerio and Marissa (Christopher) Caramello, and her twin great-granddaughters Alice and Madeline.

Her funeral will be held on Friday at 8:45 a.m from ‘’WOODLAWN’’ Funeral Home 600 Pontiac Ave. Cranston, followed by a Mass of Christian Burial at 10 a.m. in St. Rocco’s Church, Johnston. Burial will follow in St. Ann’s Cemetery. VISITATION THURSDAY  4-7 p.m. In lieu of flowers donations in her memory may be made to St. Jude Children's Research Hospital. Please share memories at

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February 8, 2024

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

Mass of Christian Burial
February 9, 2024

10:00 AM
St. Rocco Church
927 Atwood Avenue
Johnston, RI 02919


St. Ann Cemetery, Rhode Island
73 Church Street
Cranston, RI 02920


St. Jude Children's Research Hospital
501 St. Jude Place, Memphis TN 38105
Tel: 1-800-805-5856


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