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Louis J. Pezzullo

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“He was a great trombone player, and an even better man. I loved him like he was family. ”
1 of 25 | Posted by: Trevor Cirillo - Saunderstown, RI

“Mr. Pezzullo was my band instructor in 7th and 8th grade in Jamestown. His kindness, love of music, and most of all, his smile are always remembered....Read More »
2 of 25 | Posted by: Robyn Borges - Jamestown, RI

“Dear Verna and Family,I am so sorry for your loss. Lou was such an amazing and funny guy and his presence always made you feel better! Lou was my...Read More »
3 of 25 | Posted by: Tom Kirinsky - North Dighton, MA

“Dear Verna and family,So sorry to hear of the passing of your wonderful husband Lou. Praying for you with sincere sympathy. Maria & Ray Coppa ”
4 of 25 | Posted by: A friend

“Mrs. Pezzullo and family. We send our deepest condolences. Mr. Pezzullo was a wonderful man. May he rest in peace. Sincerely,The Manni's ”
5 of 25 | Posted by: Manni - Cranston, RI

“Lou my deepest sympathy to you and your family for the loss of your father, such an accomplished man. Ray Gemma Jr. ”
6 of 25 | Posted by: Raymond Gemma - Narragansett, RI

“Dear Verna and family; our deepest sympathy to you and your sons on the passing of Louis a long time friend form grammar school days, playing CYO...Read More »
7 of 25 | Posted by: Anthony Venditelli - Johnston, RI

“Verna, Lou and Mike,Please accept my condolences on the passing of Lou. He was fine man. He leaves a wonderful legacy in his students and community...Read More »
8 of 25 | Posted by: John O'Leary - Cranston, RI

“Sorry for you loss. Our thought and prayers are with you during this difficult time.John and Rita Penzo ”
9 of 25 | Posted by: Rita Penzo - Cranston, RI

“Dear Verna,Louis,Michael and family,Our deepest condolences on your loss,of such an effervescent,engaging,and accomplishedmusician,teacher,husband...Read More »
10 of 25 | Posted by: Anthony,Sylvia,Ciro,Anna De Luca - RI

“My condolences to the Pezzulo family. Rest In Peace Louis Pezzullo. You were one of my greatest and earliest musical influences. I will never forget...Read More »
11 of 25 | Posted by: Michele Rose Moretti - FL

“To the members of the Pezzullo family, My prayers go out to your family during this time of berevement on the loss of someone so dear as Louis. He...Read More »
12 of 25 | Posted by: anthony ferraro - wpb, FL

“Dear Verna,Chuck and I were saddened by Lou's passing. He would make Chuck laugh from his toes while at Bristol High and RRIMEA concerts. Lou's...Read More »
13 of 25 | Posted by: A friend

“Verna and family,Dave and I are so sorry to read about Lou's passing. Our prayers and thoughts are sincerely sent to you.Dolores and Dave ”
14 of 25 | Posted by: Dolores and Dave Splaine - RI

“Mrs. P, Lou, and MikeThere are very few people in this world whose mere presence provides comfort and joy. Mr. Pezzullo was one of those people. ...Read More »
15 of 25 | Posted by: Angelo Frattarelli - Kensington, MD

“Dear Verna, I offer you and your family my deepest condolences and sincere sympathies for the loss of your husband, Louis and father.My prayers are...Read More »
16 of 25 | Posted by: Anthony Soscia - Cranston, RI

“Dear Verna and family, kindly accept my sincere sympathy on your loss. God speed Louis to his side. You and your husband will be in my prayers...Read More »
17 of 25 | Posted by: A friend

“My heartfelt condolences and prayers to the Pezzullo family. Lou was a kind man who always wore a smile. Lynne LaBianca ”
18 of 25 | Posted by: Lynne LaBianca - Cranston, RI

“Lou was an incredible teacher, sharing his love of music with my son. His memory will live on in so many ways because of his contribution to the...Read More »
19 of 25 | Posted by: Beth Landry - North Kingstown, RI

“Dear Verna and family, I was so sorry to hear of Lou's passing He was a great guy with many special friends. May your beautiful memories of him...Read More »
20 of 25 | Posted by: - Warwick, RI

“Dear Mrs. Pezzullo and family,In my years of membership with the R.I. Philharmonic, I always counted on seeing that friendly face of his to cheer me...Read More »
21 of 25 | Posted by: Melody Ann Albanese-Kelly - RI

“I extend my heartfelt sympathy to all Lou's family and friends on his passing. He was such a wonderful person and fine musician. It was an honor to...Read More »
22 of 25 | Posted by: Kathy Hunt - Orange Park, FL

“Louie was a great guy. He will be sadly missed by many. Our heartfelt sympathies to you all. Ralph and Rose Marie Capaldi ”
23 of 25 | Posted by: Ralph Capaldi - Providence, RI

“Verna, we were so sorry to hear about Louis's passing. Our thoughts and prayers are with you and your family during this very difficult time. Love,...Read More »
24 of 25 | Posted by: Carmen Caldarone - Bonita Springs, FL

“My thoughts and prayers to the family. He taught me trumpet for many years. He will be missed hear on Earth, but may God enjoy the sounds coming from...Read More »
25 of 25 | Posted by: James Lachance - Greensboro, NC

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Louis was born on June 26, 1937 and passed away on Sunday, October 8, 2017.

Louis was a resident of Cranston, Rhode Island at the time of passing.

A proud member of the Rhode Island Army National Guard, Mr. Pezzullo was a member of the R.I. Army National Guard 88th Army Band from 1954-1964 and served as the bands commanding officer from 1973-1974 obtaining the rank of Warrant Officer.

His funeral will be held on Saturday at 8:45 a.m. from the NARDOLILLO FUNERAL HOME & Crematory, 1278 Park Ave., Cranston followed by a Mass of Christian Burial at 10:00 a.m. in Immaculate Conception Church, Cranston. Burial will be private.

In lieu of flowers, memorial contributions may be made to the Louis J. and Verna Pezzullo Music Students Scholarship Fund, Rhode Island College Foundation, 600 Mt. Pleasant Ave., Providence, RI 02908.