Paul J. Scotto

  • Died: October 7, 2017
  • Location: Portsmouth, Rhode Island

Woodlawn Funeral Home

600 Pontiac Avenue
Cranston, RI 02190
Tel. (401) 421-0289

Tribute & Message From The Family

Scotto, Paul J., 67, passed away peacefully Saturday, October 7, 2017 at Rhode Island Hospital surrounded by family and friends. He was the beloved husband of Debra A. (Ferrante) Scotto. Born in Providence, he was the devoted son of the late Paul J. Scotto and Gloria T. Scotto. Loving husband of 32 years, he was also the devoted father of Paul Joseph, Stephanie Debra, Kristina Jacqueline Brochu and son-in-law Joshua Brochu. Paul was a loving husband and father who dedicated his life to his family and friends. In his quiet and unassuming way, he showed them how much he loved them everyday. His wit and humor made him a remarkable individual. For those who knew Paul, it was his dignity and consideration that drew everyone to him. His funeral is Wednesday at 8:15 a.m. from “WOODLAWN” Funeral Home 600 Pontiac Avenue Cranston. With a Mass of Christian Burial at 10 a.m. in St. Barnabus Church 1697 East Main Road, Portsmouth. Burial will be private. CALLING HOURS Tuesday 4-8 p.m. In lieu of flowers, memorial contributions may be made to the Rhode Island Alzheimer's Association 245 Waterman Street #306 Providence, RI 02906. Please share condolences at


Condolence & Memory Journal

Debbie & Family,

I am so sad to learn of Paul's passing. He was a kind man. My heart aches for your pain. I will keep you and your children in my prayers.

Posted by Maria Tudino    October 11, 2017

Dear Debbie and Family,
Paul was a great guy who I had the pleasure of meeting at Smokey's on many occasions . Please know I will keep Paul and all of you in my prayers.

Larry Roberti

Posted by Larry Roberti - Cranston, RI   October 11, 2017

We are deeply saddened by the news of cousin Paul's passing. Our thoughts and prayers are with you and your family.

Posted by Kristen Turcone-Mariani - Indialantic, FL   October 10, 2017

Debbie and family, Joe and I are so sorry and shocked at Pauls passing. He was a wonderful man and we all loved him and his humor so much, he could never be forgotten. Hey you 3 dollar bill, you making change today........may he rest in peace, our hearts are broken. Janie and Joe Dias

Posted by Janie Dias - Barrington, RI   October 10, 2017

I am deeply sorry for your loss. May God's loving kindness comfort you and help you through this sad and difficult time. Psalms 119:50,76.

Posted by AC - GA   October 10, 2017

I'm so sorry for your loss. May the God of all comfort, bring comfort to the Scotto family during these difficult times.
(2 Corin.1:3,4)

Posted by A friend   October 10, 2017