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Perry, Anna M. (Russo) 93, died peacefully on April 26, 2018 at The Cedars Nursing Home in Cranston, RI. Born in Johnston, she was the daughter of Mary (Riccio) and Thomas Russo.
Anna lived in Johnston, RI for over 20 years then residing in Providence raising her children; Lisa O’Rourke of Cranston, Susan Sarandrea of Providence, RI, Jim Perry of Jamestown, and the late Patricia and Arthur Perry. She was blessed with 7 grandchildren; Kimberly O’Rourke, Monique Shaghalian, Michelle Parenteau, Dawn Perry, AJ Perry, Jason Perry, and Annie Perry and many grandchildren.
Anna is survived by her sister Mary Russo of Johnston, RI.
She grew up in a large family and was predeceased by her brothers; the late Tommy, Ralph, Edmond, Peter, William, Pat, Carlo, and sisters; the late Dorothy, Connie and Catherine.
Anna will be remembered for her great sense of style, her wit and sense of humor.
Family and friends are cordially invited to attend calling hours on Monday, April 30, 2018 from 9am to 10:30am at Olson & Parent Funeral Home, 417 Plainfield St. Providence, RI. Burial to follow in St. Ann’s Cemetery, Cranston, RI