Mr. and Mrs. Femino celebrate 73 years of marriage

Mr. and Mrs. Femino celebrate 73 years of marriage

NORTH SMITHFIELD – Placido and Elizabeth Femino celebrated their 73rd wedding anniversary on June 22 with a party given by their children at the Villa at St. Antoine.

Mr. and Mrs. Femino were married on June 22, 1946, in Providence.

The couple are the parents of Placido Jr., Michael, Virginia, Marianne, Rosalie and Leon. They have seven grandchildren.

Mrs. Femino worked in the food service industry for the state of Rhode Island, Lombardi’s and Club 400. She was a member of the Presentation of the Blessed Virgin Mary Church choir in North Providence, and a member of the Marie Rivier Society.

Mr. Femino was a custodian for the North Providence School Department and also worked in the jewelry industry. He is a Marine Corps. veteran and a WWII Iwo Jima survivor.