Fred Krawiec – Cumberland

Fred Krawiec – Cumberland

Fred Krawiec, 93, passed away October 16, 2019, at the Philip Hulitar Hospice Care Center in Providence, R.I., surrounded by his family. He was the husband of the late Elsie J. (Adams) Krawiec.

Born in Pawtucket, R.I., he was the youngest of four children born to Walter and Bertha (Bozek) Krawiec. He lived in Cumberland for the past 61 years.

Fred proudly served in the U.S. Army Air Force during WWII.

Fred was employed by the former Cadillac Textile Co. of Cumberland, R.I., as an industrial engineer for over 40 years. Upon his death, Fred was still employed by Family Eye Care of Pawtucket, R.I. Fred loved working in his workshop and the occasional trip to Twin River.

Mr. Krawiec is survived by one daughter, Kathy J. Rizzo, and her husband, Christopher; and one son, David G. Krawiec, and his wife, Nancy, all of Cumberland, R.I. He also leaves his five grandchildren, Daniel, Keri, Erik, Alvin and Joshua along with five great-grandchildren, Tye, Amelia, Henry, Oliver and Kenzie. He was the brother of the late Edmond Krawiec and Annie Beaucage.

Mr. Krawiec will be laid to rest with a private service on Saturday, November 30, 2019, at Highland Memorial Park in Johnston, R.I.