OBITUARY

Louis A. Prete Jr.

November 2, 1959March 24, 2013

Louis A. Prete Jr., 53, passed away March 24, 2013 after a long illness. He was a son of the late Louis and Angela (Romano) Prete and had lived in Providence for the past 5 years with his sister Lois and brother-in-law Donald Montefusco. Louis was a graduate of LaSalle Academy and New England Tech, and was in the heating and air conditioning business for 30 years. He enjoyed life and was an avid golfer. Louis was the beloved father of Brianna Prete and Louis Prete; brother of Lois Montefusco and Jeanne Pezzi; uncle of Chloe Nolan, T.J. Nolan, and great-uncle of Gianna. He also leaves his beloved and dedicated former wife Debra Prete.

Visitation and funeral will be held Monday at 10 a.m. from the PONTARELLI-MARINO Home, 971 Branch Avenue, Providence, followed by 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 Gentiva Hospice, 2374 Post Road, Suite 206, Warwick, RI 02886. Please omit flowers.

Services

  • Visitation Monday, April 1, 2013
  • Funeral Service Monday, April 1, 2013
REMEMBERING

Louis A. Prete Jr.

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May 25, 2013

My husband and I are huge fans he will be deeply miss.Sorry for your loss

DEBRA PRETE

April 12, 2013

LOUIE,
I STLL CANNOT BELEIVE YOU LEFT US, I MISS YOU SO MUCH, BRIANNA BROUGHT HOME HER CAP AND GOWN SHE WILL GRADUATE NEXT MONTH, I KNOW YOU TRIED TO HOLD ON BUT YOU HAD NO MORE STRENTGH LEFT, I MISS YOU SO MUCH AND I KNOW YOU WILL BE LOOKING DOWN ON BRIANNA'S GRADUATION DAY AND YU WILL HAVE THAT BIG SMILE.
LOVE YOU AND MISS YOU
DEBRA

Jeanne Pezzi

April 12, 2013

Louie, I don't know what I'll do without you. I miss you soooooo much. I will never ever get over this. I love you Louie! I pray for you every day...
Jeanne (sis) xxxooo

Jeanne

April 7, 2013

Louie I know you can hear me when I talk to you; You are the best brother ever! I miss you so much, I miss calling you at 3am when I couldn't sleep; I knew you would always be there. I miss you so much. I Love you Louie.
God Bless, Jeanne xxxooo

DEB PRETE

April 6, 2013

Louie,
I went to your grave yesterday and finally said goodbye, life does go on I will go forward but you will always be proud of me, I never let you down and even in death I will not, I know you will watch over me and Brianna you are our special angel.
REST IN PEACE
ALL MY LOVE DEBRA

Rosanna Spinella

April 4, 2013

Debra and Brianna, We are so sorry to hear of your loss. We're keeping you in our prayers during this difficult time, and it is touching that you were there with him till the end. Love, hugs and prayers, The Spinella's

Jeanne Pezzi

April 3, 2013

Louie you will be missed so much. I miss you and love you. My heart is broken. Someone wrote they were thinking about you on the way home after the funeral and said you always had a smile, you were always happy. How true that is...no matter what you always smiled. I love you Louie; very much!
Your sis, Jeanne
xxxooo

April 2, 2013

DEBRA, BRIANNA WORDS ARE NOT ENOUGH TO EXPRESS MY SORROW FOR YOU BOTH HE WAS A GREAY GUY AND WILL BE MISSED GOD BLESS YOU BOTH LOVE STEPHANIE CEDRONI FEDERAL HILL

Doreen & Ryan Pelagio

April 2, 2013

Deb & Brianna - so sorry for your loss. At least both of you were there for him in his time of need.

Doreen & Ryan Pelagio

April 2, 2013

Deb & Brianna, sorry about your loss. At least both of you were there for him when he needed you the most.