Olson & Parent Funeral Home. Serving families of Rhode Island and Massachusetts with meaningful, appropriate and affordable funeral services. Services Include: Traditional Funerals, memorial services, graveside funerals, direct cremation, cremation with services. Pre-need and Emergency services 24 hours a day. Family owned and operated at 417 Plainfield Street, Providence, RI.
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Olson & Parent Funeral Home, Inc. 417 Plainfield Street. Providence, Rhode Island. 02909
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Gladys M. Della Porta
Sept. 20, 1935 - March 29, 2013
Funeral and Cremation Services
Gladys Della Porta was the widow of Louis Della Porta, Jr., to whom she was married for 39 years.
She will be greatly missed by her seven children, Terry Packer (husband Steven Packer) of West Greenwich, RI; Lori Lee of Warwick, RI; Tammy Kelliher (husband Kevin Kelliher) of West Greenwich, RI; Luann Gallant of West Warwick, RI; Michele Franco (husband Brian Franco) of Cranston, RI; Tracy Della Porta of Concord, NC; and Louis Della Porta, III (wife Teresa) of Johnston, RI.
She was the very proud grandmother of 14: Steven Packer, Kristen Packer, Brenna Kelliher, Kevin Kelliher, Elizabeth Gallant, Ron Gallant, Jr., Brian Franco, Jr., Sam Franco, Brian Lavoie, Nicole Lavoie, Brittany Lavoie, Louis Della Porta, Jake Della Porta, and Nico Della Porta.
Additionally, she had 10 great-grandchildren: John Duquette, Zoe Welch, Sabrina Packer, Steven A. Packer, Travis Pierson, Mackenzie Lavoie, Brayden Duquette, Ava Duquette, Aria Gallant, and Ava Dell aPorta.
She was a retired employee of Newport Grand, where she worked for almost 30 years.