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Francesco Pollino

Francesco Pollino, 94, Providence, R.I., died Dec. 14 at the home of his son, Dr. Vincent Pollino, Clarks Summit. He was the loving husband of 65 years of the former Anna Micale.Born in San Pier Nieto, Sicily, Italy, son of the late Vincenzo and Maria (Nastasi) Pollino, he worked for many years in construction for Ralston Co., Rhode Island. He was devoted to his family, and was known for his homemade wine and his gardening skills.Also surviving are three sons, Dr. Vincent Pollino, Clarks Summit; Frank Pollino and wife, Luisa, Johnston, R.I.; and Peter Pollino and ianceI�e, Lisa, Riverside, R.I.; grandchildren, Marybeth Verano, Rebecca and Vincent Pollino, Edgar, Franco, Gregory and John Pollino and Peter Jr. and Kellie Pollino; and five great-grandchildren.He was also preceded in death by a daughter-in-law, Lorraine Pollino, who was married to Dr. Vincent Pollino.Mass of Christian Burial was celebrated on Dec. 19 at St. Agnes Church, Providence, R.I., with interment at St. Francis Cemetery, Pawtucket, R.I. Pallbearers were four grandsons, Vince, Pete Jr. and Franco Pollino and Ryan Verano; a nephew, Leo Micale; and a cousin, Frank Micale.Memorial contributions may be made to St. Jude Children's Research Hospital , 501 St. Jude Place Memphis, TN 38105-1942, or St. Agnes Church, 100 Chatham St., Providence, RI 02904.

Service Information

St. Agnes Church
351 Branch Ave.
Providence, Rhode Island, United States

Interment Information

St. Frances Cemetery
202 Smithfield Avenue
Providence, Rhode Island, United States

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