The following obituary was provided by the Nardolillo Funeral Home in Cranston.
Nicola Nardolillo of Johnston passed away Saturday, Feb. 15 at the Cedar Crest Nursing and Rehabilitation Center in Cranston. He was 85 years old. He leaves behind his wife of 38 years, Fiorina (Cirelli) DiBiaso. He was also married to the late Anna (DiMaria) DiBiaso.
Born in Roccamonfina, Italy, he was a son of the late Amato and Elvira (DeLisi) DiBiasio. DiBiaso was a mold maker for the former RJ Manufacturing Company of Warren for more than 20 years before retiring in 1993. He was an US Army veteran serving during the Korean War era. DiBiaso was a member of the Santa Maria di Prata Society.
Besides his wife, he is survived by his son Nicholas DiBiasio of Chepachet. Nicola was the brother of Casimiro DiBiasio of Providence, and the late Maria and Guido DiBiasio. He was the uncle of Amato, Gabriella, and Bruno DiBiasio.
Funeral from the Nardolillo Funeral Home & Crematory, 1278 Park Avenue, Cranston on Thursday at 10 a.m. followed by a Mass of Christian Burial at 11 a.m. in Holy Ghost Church, 1 Knight Street, Providence. Interment with Military Honors will be in St. Ann Cemetery, Cranston. Visiting hours are Thursday morning from 9 to 10 a.m.
In lieu of flowers, memorial contributions may be made to the St. Jude Tribute Program, P.O. Box 1000, Dept. 142, Memphis, TN 38148-0142.