OBITUARY

Robert DiCenso

February 20, 1935November 18, 2020

Robert David DiCenso, 85, beloved husband of Carol DiCenso, passed away peacefully on November 18, 2020. They celebrated their 63rd wedding anniversary earlier this month. Robert was the loving father of his two sons David and Geoffrey, and his daughter-in-law Susan.

Robert was predeceased by his parents Panfilo and Pia and his siblings Michael, Ann and Benjamin. Robert graduated the University of Rhode Island in 1956 and earned a master’s degree in 1972. His career spanned 34 years working for the State of Rhode Island, retiring in 1990 as an associate director of the Rhode Island Department of Health.

After retirement, Robert taught nursing home administration at Providence College. He also served on the board of directors of Aging 2000, as well as the Alliance for Long Term Care and Saint Antoine’s Residence in North Smithfield.

His presence was a gift to those who knew him, and he will be dearly missed. His funeral is private and there will be no visiting hours. In lieu of flowers, please send a charitable donation in Robert’s name to Saint Antoine CNA Training Program, 10 Rhodes Avenue, North Smithfield, RI 02896.

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Joseph Prisco

November 24, 2020

Carol and family my prayers go out to you for your loss

John A. Murphy

November 23, 2020

We had many happy times with Bob and Carol.

Our love goes out to Carol, David, and Geoffrey. Yes, his presence was a gift, and he will be dearly missed.

John and Mary Jane

Patricia Nolan

November 22, 2020

I worked with Bob at the RI Department of Health and remember him as dedicated and professional, and as a very pleasant person to work with, dedicated and caring.

Patricia A Nolan, MD,MPH

John Farley

November 22, 2020

Sorry for your loss, Carol.

David B Campbell

November 22, 2020

Thank you for your help Bob, in 1968.

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