John E. Luciani Jr. – Cumberland

John E. Luciani Jr. – Cumberland

John E. Luciani Jr., 78, formerly of Cumberland, passed away June 6, 2017. He was the beloved husband of Dolores M. (Baldissare) Luciani. Born in Pawtucket, he was a son of the late John E. Sr. and Cecelia (Fitzgerald) Luciani.

He was the father of John P. Luciani and his wife, Carlene; Andrea M. Hagopian and her husband, Michael; Joyce A. Mucci and her husband, James; Patricia A. Iwuc and her husband, Christopher; JoAnn M. Lombardi and her husband, Robert; and Gina M. Barbato and her husband, Robert; the step-father of Deborah and Robin Mancini; grandfather of 18; brother of Freddy Luciani, Sylvia Luciani R.S.M., and Maria Jacobs.

He had served in the U.S. Navy, was an avid golfer and card player and enjoyed spending time with his family and friends.

Funeral services were held on Friday, June 9. Entombment with military honors followed in St. Ann Cemetery, Cranston.

In lieu of flowers, donations may be made to the St. Edward Food & Wellness Center, 1001 Branch Avenue, Providence, RI 02904.

For online condolences visit, www.pontarellimarinofunerals.com .