Pontarelli-Marino Funeral Home

971 Branch Ave, Providence, RI


Alfred Carcieri

July 20, 1921October 7, 2019

Alfred Carcieri, 98, of East Greenwich, and a longtime resident of North Providence, passed away October 7, 2019.

Born in North Providence, he was a son of the late Carmine and Angelina (Carcieri) Carcieri; husband of the late Anita (Fiorillo) Carcieri; father of Dr. David Carcieri and his wife Brenda; grandfather of Elizabeth, Rebecca and Kristen, all of Warwick; brother of the late Domenic and William Carcieri, Irene Delfarno, Jenny Coia, Amelia DellaValle, Margaret Porcaro and Mary Bonaventura.

The family founded Carcieri’s Super Market on Charles Street in Providence in the 1920s and he was a co-owner with his brothers until 1976. He then worked in the Real Estate Division of the RI Department of Transportation, retiring in 1996.

He was a World War II U.S. Army veteran, serving in Army administration in the U.S. and Europe where he was awarded the Bronze Star for meritorious service.

A devout Catholic, he was a former trustee of St. Anthony Church in North Providence where he also served as a Eucharistic minister and honorary member of the Holy Name Society.

Visitation and funeral will be held Saturday, 9:30-10:30 a.m. from the PONTARELLLI-MARINO Home, 971 Branch Avenue, Providence, with a Mass of Christian Burial at 11 a.m. in St. Anthony Church, 1413 Mineral Spring Avenue, North Providence. Burial will follow in St. Francis Cemetery, Pawtucket. In lieu of flowers, donations may be made to the St. Edward Food & Wellness Center, 1001 Branch Avenue, Providence, RI 02904.


  • Visitation Saturday, October 12, 2019
  • Mass of Christian Burial Saturday, October 12, 2019
  • Burial Saturday, October 12, 2019


Alfred Carcieri

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Barbara Silva

October 9, 2019

My Dear Godfather & Uncle Alfred:
Words cannot express how much I’m going to miss our weekly visits with you,; enjoying hearing all about your experiences during World ll; The time you met Aunt Anita; and when your dear Son was born. You left a legacy in our Carcieri Family and we all became better people because of the way you lived your incredible life. May you enjoy your reunion with our dear Aunt Anita and all your wonderful siblings......RIP Dear Uncle Al🙏💜🙏💜🙏Until we meet again 💖Love, Niece and Godchild, Barbara Silva