Gary P. Celi – Johnston

Gary P. Celi – Johnston

Gary P. Celi, 68, born in Providence, RI passed away peacefully at home December 4, 2018, surrounded by his family.

He was the husband of Elizabeth “Betsy” (Hoyer) Celi for 47 years and son of Ann (Martino) Celi and the late Paul E. Celi.

Raised in Johnston, R.I., he is survived by his sister, Lorene (Celi) Paliotte, and her husband, Richard Paliotte.

He was the father of Rebecca A. Celi and her fiancé, Kyle Koprusak, and Christopher P. Celi and loving grandfather of Jax Paul Koprusak and Alayna Celi.

Relatives and friends were invited to a Mass of Christian Burial on Friday, December 7, 2018, at 10:30 a.m., in Holy Cross Church, 645 Hartford Avenue, Providence. Burial will be held in Highland Memorial Park Cemetery, Johnston, R.I.

In lieu of flowers, donations may be made in Gary’s memory to the Pancreatic Cancer Action Network.

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