Marie F. Leonardo, 91, of Providence, passed away peacefully on Thursday, March 14, 2019 surrounded by her loving family. She was the wife of the late Paul A. “Blondie” Leonardo; and mother to the late Paul A. Leonardo, Jr.
Born in Providence, she was the daughter of the late Pietro and Antoinetta (Nocente) Cinieri and was the sister of the late Tony Cinieri, Luco Cinieri, Jean Absi and Grace Manfredi.
A loving and devoted mother, grandmother and great-grandmother, she is survived by her daughter, Valerie DiCostanzo; her granddaughter, Allie Maria DiCostanzo and her husband Nicholas Bagley; and two great-grandchildren, Charles and Lucelia Bagley. She is also survived by her son-in-law, Frank DiCostanzo.
Visitation will be held Saturday Morning, March 16, 2019 from 8 a.m. to 9:15 a.m. in the MACERONI FUNERAL HOME, 1381 Smith Street, North Providence, followed by a Mass of Christian Burial at 10 a.m. in Holy Ghost Church, Atwells Ave., Providence. Burial will be in St. Ann Cemetery, Cranston. Please omit flowers.