Raymond C. PetroneMarch 3, 2017
Raymond C. Petrone, 89, of Johnston, passed Friday, March 3, 2017 at Rhode Island Hospital. He was the beloved husband of Paula A. (Vescera) Petrone for 30 years. Born in Providence, he was the son of the late Pasquale and Maria (Viola) Petrone.
Mr. Petrone worked for Narragansett Electric for 43 years before retiring. A highly regarded accountant, he also provided in-home tax preparation services for over 50 years. He loved music, dancing and traveling.
Besides his wife he is survived by two sons, David Petrone and his wife, Donna and Dana Petrone; a stepson, Allan Kevorkian and his wife Jennifer; two grandchildren, Allan and Bedros Kevorkian; and many nieces and nephews. He was the brother of the late Silvio “Jimmy” Petrone, Joseph Petrone and Etta DeBellis.
His funeral will be held Saturday, March 11, 2017 at 8:30 a.m. from the MACERONI FUNERAL HOME, 1381 Smith St., North Providence, followed by a Mass of Christian Burial at 9:30 a.m. in Mary Mother of Mankind Church, 25 Fourth St., North Providence. Burial will be private. Vistiation Friday 5 - 7 p.m. In lieu of flowers, donations in Mr. Petrone’s memory may be made to: Hope Hospice & Palliative Care, 1085 North Main St., Providence, RI 02904.