Susie Pescarino

August 15, 1936May 15, 2019

Susie (Alessandro) Pescarino, 82, passed away May 15, 2019. She was the wife of the late Anthony Pescarino. Born in Providence, she was a daughter of the late Salvatore and Josephine (DeMatteo) Alessandro. She was the beloved mother of Donna Pescarino, Anthony A. Pescarino (aka Tony Bristol) and his wife Ann, John R. Pescarino and his companion Lyslie, and Debra A. DeFusco and her companion John; loving grandmother of Talya, Anthony, Gianna and Michael; great-grandmother of Michael; and sister of Carmella Marks and Carmen Alessandro. Susie had worked as an assembler for A.T. Cross for 15 years before her retirement. She loved her family, cooking, travel and country music and never passed up an opportunity to sing and dance. She loved musicals, attended live shows and welcomed many to her home for fabulous meals. Visitation will be held Sunday, 3-6 p.m. with her funeral on Monday at 8:15 a.m. from the  PONTARELLI-MARINO Home, 971 Branch Avenue, Providence. A Mass of Christian Burial will be celebrated at 9:15 a.m. at St. Anthony’s Church, 1413 Mineral Spring Avenue, North Providence. Burial will follow at St. Ann’s Cemetery, Cranston. In lieu of flowers, donations may be made to St. Jude Children’s Research Hospital, 501 St. Jude Place, Memphis, TN 38105-1942.


  • Visitation Sunday, May 19, 2019
  • Mass of Christian Burial Monday, May 20, 2019
  • Burial Monday, May 20, 2019


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Jennifer Puleo Cipalone

May 24, 2019

Dear Debbie

I just read your mom's obituary online. I am truly very sorry for your loss.

Please accept my sincerest condolences to you and your family.

Patti Desanto-Borrelli

May 19, 2019

Donna and family my deepest sympathy to you and your family on the passing of your mom cherish the memories you have and hold them close to your heart....

Susan Nitarianni

May 18, 2019

Susie was a fun loving woman who enjoyed life and loved her family. Donna and Deb, I am very sorry for your loss. She will always watch over her loving daughters, sons and grandchildren. May she rest in peace with your dad!

rose marie pullano

May 18, 2019

Dear Donna, Anthony, John & Debbie

I am so sorry for you on the loss of your mom who was a wonderful lady

I am sure she is happy with your dad now.

God bless all of you

Cousin Rose Marie

Mark Morrissey

May 17, 2019

Very sorry to hear about Mrs. Pescarino’s passing. I thoroughly enjoyed talking with her on her daily/weekly visits to Shore’s Market.

Julie Persechino

May 16, 2019

Dear Donna,
I am so very sorry for the loss of your mom.
May you take comfort in happy memories.
Julie Persechino

Audrey Wood

May 16, 2019

so sorry for your loss!!!!! woody and Emily too

Joe Barbato

May 16, 2019

My condolence to my friend Tony and to all his family. Your mother was one of a kind, always smiling, happy, and a pleasure to be with. I know she will be missed by all her family and the many friends she has had.