Virginia “Gina” Rochefort – Woonsocket

Virginia “Gina” Rochefort – Woonsocket

Virginia “Gina” (Mariani) Rochefort, 97, of Rhodes Avenue, formerly of Parkview Manor, died Saturday, June 3, 2017, in Friendly Home with her family by her side.

She was the wife of the late Rene Rochefort. Born in Woonsocket, daughter of the late Guatano and Cornella (Tarini) Mariani.

Gina worked as a cashier for CVS in Bellingham, Mass., for 17 years prior to retiring. She loved taking trips to Foxwoods to play bingo.

She is survived by two nieces, Donna Anes and her husband, Joseph, of Blackstone and Aline Mariani of Woonsocket. And one great niece, Michelle Mariani and her husband, David Barras. She was also the sister of the late Alya Jean, Olvido “Pene” Mariani, and aunt to the late Bryant A. Mariani.

Her funeral and burial will be private. The S. DiPardo Memorial Chapel Funeral Home is in charge of the arrangements.