Dora A. Grassini

December 26, 2019


Dora A. (Mottola) Grassini, 94, formerly of Warwick and Johnston, passed away peacefully on December 26, 2019 at Evergreen Nursing Center surrounded by family. She was the wife of the late John M. Grassini for 60 years. Dora was the daughter of the late Benedetto and Antonetta (Altamura) Mottola.

Dora was the loving mother of David J. Grassini (Linda) of North Providence, Dennis J Grassini (Karen) of Warwick, loving nana to five grandchildren, Meggan Bailey, Amy Bonicoro, David P. Grassini, Jenna Calligano, and Stephanie Comella, and 12 great grandchildren. She was the loving sister to the late Rose Totolo, Jennie Herchen, Alfred Mottola, Olindo Mottola, and Vincent Mottola.

Dora’s funeral will be held on Tuesday, December 31 at 8:30 am from the Russell J. Boyle & Son Funeral Home, 142 Centerville Road, Warwick. Mass of Christian Burial will be celebrated at 10:00 am in Our Lady of Mercy Church, 3rd Street, East Greenwich. Burial will be private. Visiting hours Monday 4-7 pm.

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December 30, 2019

4:00 PM to 7:00 PM
Russell J. Boyle & Son Funeral Home
142 Centerville Road
Warwick, RI 02886

Mass of Christian Burial
December 31, 2019

10:00 AM
Our Lady of Mercy Church
65 Third Street
East Greenwich, RI 02818

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