Louis A. Cardone – Smithfield

Louis A. Cardone – Smithfield

Louis A. Cardone, 96, of Pleasant View Ave., Smithfield, died Sunday, March 10, 2019, at his home. He was the husband of the late Josephine (Venditto) Cardone. They had been married for 63 years at the time of her death in 2013.

Born in Barrington, he was a son of the late Vincenzo and Carmella (Vallefuoco) Cardone. He had lived in Burrillville before moving to Smithfield in 1963. He was a self-employed agricultural technician. He had served in the U.S. Army during WWII. He enjoyed dancing, gardening and holidays.

He is survived by his children Ronald Cardone and his wife, Margaret, of Burrillville, Kenneth Cardone and Jennifer Tanguay of Brunswick, Maine, Lois Villano of North Providence and Lori DeFusco and her husband, Stephen, of Johnston; his 10 grandchildren, Ronald, Jr., Kevin, Kyle and Nicholas Cardone, Stephen, Joseph and Gina DeFusco and Devin, KrisAnn and Brittney Shaw; one great-grandson, Sterling Cardone; and a sister, Cora Labossiere of Franklin, Mass. He was the brother of the late John, Ralph, Jerry, Maggie and Giacomo Cardone and Philomena Pichierri.

His funeral will be held Friday, March 15, at 8:30 a.m., from the Anderson-Winfield Funeral Home, Route 44 at Greenville Common, Greenville. A Mass of Christian Burial will be held at 9:30 a.m., in St. Philip Church, 622 Putnam Pike, Greenville. Burial will be in St. Ann’s Cemetery, Cranston. Visitation is Thursday, 4-7 p.m. In lieu of flowers, donations in his memory may be made to St. Jude’s Children’s Research Hospital or the R.I. Shriners.

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