Giovanna M. Sullivan – Cumberland

Giovanna M. Sullivan – Cumberland

Giovanna M. (Fiorillo) Sullivan, 96, of Cumberland passed away Tuesday, May 5, 2020, at Mt. St. Rita Health Centre, Cumberland. She was the wife of the late Warren J. Sullivan Jr.

Born in Providence, she was the daughter of the late Vincenzo and Antonette (Tesioneiro) Fiorillo. She resided in Cumberland for most of her life.

Mrs. Sullivan was employed as a cook assistant for the state of Rhode Island for the school lunch program.

Giovanna was a devoted mother, grandmother and friend who dedicated her life to her family. She was a communicant of St. Aidan Church, Cumberland.

She leaves her children, Maureen A. Ayick and, her late sons Robert Thomas Provencial and Thomas Vincent Provencial. She was the sister of the late Vincentina Gainey, Elenora Pepin, Angelina Fiorillo, Mary Fiorillo and brother Frank B. Fiorillo. She was the grandmother of Warren J Provencial, Candie Robillard and four great-grandchildren.

Her funeral and burial will be private. Arrangements have been entrusted to the care of the J. J. Duffy Funeral Home, Cumberland.

A live stream Giovanna's Life Celebration will be held Friday, May 8, at 11 a.m. on her memorial page at jjduffyfuneralhome.com .