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Olivelli, Esther L (Laurito) 89, of Cranston, RI passed peacefully into God’s arms on Monday December 5. Esther was the wife of the late Mario Olivelli Sr. and the loving mother of the late Marie Olivelli. She is survived by her son Mario and his wife Virginia, her daughter Kathleen Pagnozzi and her companion Steven Jadach as well as her four grandsons; Mario and Joseph Pagnozzi, Christian and Alexander Olivelli. She was the great grandmother of Gia Rose Pagnozzi. Born in Providence she was the only daughter of the late Marco and Giovannia “Jenny” (Rizzo) Laurito. Esther was the sister to seven brothers; Louis, Charles, Domenic, Mark, Frank, Nicholas and John Laurito. She also had many nieces and nephews that she loved dearly. Esther was a loving wife, mother, grandmother and friend to all who knew her. She will truly be missed for her kindness and love that she gave to her family and friends. Esther’s Funeral is Saturday at 8:45 a.m. from “WOODLAWN” Funeral Home 600 Pontiac Avenue Cranston with a Mass of Christian Burial at 10 a.m. in St. Ann Church, Hawkins Street, Providence. Burial will follow in St. Francis Cemetery, Pawtucket. Calling hours Friday 5-7 p.m. In lieu of flowers, memorial donations may be made to the Alzheimer’s Association 245 Waterman Street Suite # 306 Providence, RI 02906. Please share memories at

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