Lorna A. Rebello, 67, of Sunset Avenue, North Providence, lost her battle to cancer on Sunday, October 3, 2021, at Roger Williams Hospital in Providence.
She was the daughter of the late Joseph A. and Olga E. (Lepore) Rebello. Born in Providence, she had most recently lived in North Providence after moving back to Rhode Island from Ft. Myers, Fla., in 2016.
Lorna had worked for Benny’s for 18 years before retiring. She also worked at the CVS headquarters for five years and various other retail establishments.
She enjoyed cooking and gardening and caring for all her pets over the years.
She is survived by her siblings: Russell Rebello and his wife, Lois, of Greenville, and Jacalyn Ruggeri of Chepachet; her nieces Gina Hille and her husband, Jendrick, of Oklahoma; Edith Allen and her husband, Erik, of Iowa; her nephews Rocco Ruggeri and his wife, Kelli, of New Hampshire; Vincent Ruggeri and Brandi of Chepachet and Domenic Ruggeri of Johnston. Her many grand-nieces and nephews include Matthew, Hannah and Erik Jr. Allen; Dylan & Philip Hille and Regan, Jeremy, Damien, Xander, Knox and Rocco Ruggeri.
Her funeral will be held Wednesday, October 13, 2021, at 9 a.m., from the Anderson-Winfield Funeral Home, Route 44, at Greenville Common, Greenville. A Mass of Christian Burial will be held at 9:30 a.m. in St. Philip Church, 622 Putnam Pike, Greenville. Burial will be in St. Ann’s Cemetery, Cranston. Visitation will be on Wednesday, October 13, prior to mass from 8-9 a.m.
In lieu of flowers, donations in her memory may be made to Leukemia & Lymphona Society, PO Box 122268, Newport News, VA.