Gloria L. Coletti

  • Died: August 9, 2017
  • Location: Johnston, Rhode Island

Woodlawn Funeral Home

600 Pontiac Avenue
Cranston, RI 02190
Tel. (401) 421-0289

Tribute & Message From The Family

COLETTI, GLORIA, L., 88, of Cherry Hill Road passed away Wednesday at Our Lady of Fatima Hospital. She was the wife of he late J. Nicholas Coletti. Born in Providence, she was the daughter of the late Anthony and Clara (DiFante) Fusco, Mrs. Coletti was the secretary at the family owned Coletti's Furniture Inc. She is survived by one son, John Coletti and his wife Barbara of Smithfield, two daughters, Cynthia DeAngelis and her husband Robert of Scituate and Paula Ferrieri and her husband Hon. Judge Robert Ferrieri of Johnston. Beloved grandmother of Alicia DeAngelis, Marissa DeAngelis, Lisa Coletti-Smith and husband Sean, Kristen Coletti , Nicholas Ferrieri and Lindsay Ferrieri. Her funeral is Saturday at 8:45 a.m. from "WOODLAWN" Funeral Home 600 Pontiac Avenue, Cranston followed by a Mass of Christian Burial at 10 a.m. in St. Rocco's Church, Atwood Avenue, Johnston. Burial will follow in St. Ann Cemetery. Calling hours Friday 4-8 p.m. In lieu of flowers memorial donations may be made to St. Jude Children's Hospital Tribute Program P.O. Box 1000, Dept. 142 Memphis, TN 33148-0142. Please share memories at


Condolence & Memory Journal

John,Cynthia and Paula,
So terribly sorry to hear of your Mothers' passing. I have thought of you all over the years and know the love she had for Family. It was quite by accident that I learned of her passing.
With Sincere Sympathy, Paul Rocco

Posted by Paul Rocco - Wichita, KS - Friend   November 17, 2017

Paula, Cynthia & John,
I am so sorry to hear about your mom's passing. She was a wonderful person and had a huge heart!
She will be truly missed-

Posted by Laurie Caspoli - Johnston, RI   August 22, 2017

Cynthia & Paula, Please accept our condolences. There is nothing like a mothers love; may her sweet memory sustain you and your family through this very difficult time.

Posted by Josie & Jim Spicola    August 16, 2017

I was so sorry to hear of Gloria's passing. No person or experience will ever replace the happy days and love you shared with your Mom. May your memories bring you comfort at this difficult time. With deepest sympathy, Auntie Vilma

Posted by Vilma Masciarelli - North Providence, RI   August 13, 2017

John and Family: Deepest condolences on your loss. May your memories help get you through this difficult time

Posted by Mark Loiselle    August 12, 2017


Paula And Rob I am so sorry for your loss. May she rest in peace.

Posted by Gloria Tiberi - COVENTRY, RI   August 12, 2017

To Paula and Robbie,
My deepest condolences for your loss.

Posted by Joseph Mollica - North Providence, RI   August 11, 2017


To the Coletti family your Mom was wonderful to me and my Mom for years. I know you will miss her deeply. My deepest condolences to your family. Mary Ann Ricci and Edward Catoni

Posted by Mary Ann Ricci - Johnston, RI   August 11, 2017

Paula I am so sorry for the loss of your mother. Prayers and hugs for you and your family during this difficult time.

Posted by Jill McNichols    August 11, 2017

To the family of Gloria Coletti, My deepest sympathy for the loss of your mom,grandmother. She was such a sweet women. My thoughts and prayers are with all of you at this time.

Melissa Caramiciu

Posted by A friend   August 11, 2017

Deepest condolences and sympathy to the entire family. I knew from the moment I met Glo that she was one of a kind. Over the years I truly enjoyed the time we got to spend with her. Thank you for sharing her with us. My heart is heavy but I know she is looking down on everyone. May you find comfort in all the wonderful memories of her. With love, Lee-Ann Parrillo

Posted by Lee-Ann Parrillo    August 11, 2017

To the entire Coletti, DeAngelis, and Ferrieri family. My prayers and thoughts of peace in the days to come are sent with great sorrow and sympathy. Glo will always be in my thoughts, as you are all there as well. She gave without the need for return. You all are a reflection of her. I'm sad now. In the days to come the warm kind great memories will be what puts the smile back in my heart. I hope it happens for you too.

Posted by Joe Parrillo    August 11, 2017

Coletti family,

Very sorry for your loss.
My sincere condolences to your entire family.
RIP Gloria

Fred Rioles

Posted by Fred Rioles - Coventry, RI   August 11, 2017

Dear Cynthia & Paula & Family:
Sending our deepest sympathy. May all your happy memories bring you peace and comfort at this difficult time. Our thoughts and prayers are with you.

Posted by Sandra & Ralph Fleming - Narragansett, RI   August 11, 2017

Nini was a lovely lady and we were so touched by her love and kindness. She will be missed?

Posted by The DeCristofaro Family    August 11, 2017

John, Nancy & I are so sorry for your loss. You can never replace your Mom as they are so special. My heart and prayers go out to you and your family. If you need anything please call anytime.

Posted by Joe Leclerc    August 11, 2017

John, Barbara, Lisa & Kristen so sorry to hear, thoughts and prayers from our family to yours!

Posted by Steve & Debbie Landi    August 11, 2017

Cynthia and Paula, So sorry for your loss. Your mom was such a wonderful woman. When I think of Gloria, I think of sparkles! She will be missed May she rest in peace.

Posted by Maryann Grace    August 11, 2017

Dear John, Cynthia, Paula and families, We are sorry to learn of your dear mom's passing. We pray for your peace and rest in the days ahead. Judy and Walt Palen

Posted by judy    August 11, 2017

So sorry to hear such a special lady has passed. We are thinking of all of you at this time. May you cherish all the memories. Glo we will always remember you as you always remembered us especially at Christmas time with your thoughtful homemade cards. Rest In Peace. ??

Posted by Cheryl & Steve Curcio    August 11, 2017

Dear Paula, Robbie and Families:
It is with much sadness that I heard of Gloria's passing. She was a lovely lady . I know you will all miss her dearly. I'm so sorry this has happened. Vilma and I always made sure to have a little visit with her when we went to see your Mom Robbie.
Please accept my sincere and deepest sympathy and I am sending you my thoughts and prayers.

Love Auntie Shirley

Posted by Shirley Toppazzini - North Providence,, RI - Family Friend   August 10, 2017

So sorry for your loss. May you have your memories in the time of loss.

Posted by Judy Gallagher    August 10, 2017

We are so very sorry for your loss. Know that our family has you and your family in our prayers.

Posted by Diane, Alan and Benjamin    August 10, 2017

We are so sorry for your loss. May she RIP and may she be the Angel who watches over all of your wonderful families Sadly yours, The Hesford Family Scott , Janine, Gianna , Alexsa & Jake

Posted by Janine Hesford    August 10, 2017