March 29, 2020

Beverly A. (Cronan) Rebello


Beverly A. (Cronan) Rebello, 85, of Sixth St., East Providence, passed away peacefully with her family at her side at Tockwotton on the Waterfront. She was the wife of the late Arthur Rebello Sr., EPFD, ret.

Born August 17, 1934, in Providence, she was a daughter of the late John and Anna (Brennen) Cronan. Beverly was a lifelong communicant of Sacred Heart Church. Nothing brought her more joy than spending time with her family. She was an active member of AARP and of the East Providence Senior Center, where she enjoyed bowling and line dancing. She was a member of the ladies auxiliary of Council 1528 Knights of Columbus.

She was the mother of Arthur Rebello Jr, EPFD, ret., and his wife Joyce, Maureen Carmone and her husband Robert, Christine Rizzini and her husband William, and Lee Cahir and her husband William, all of Riverside and of the late Mark Rebello. She also leaves her grandchildren, Kyle, Corey and his wife Jessica, Shane, Christopher and his fiancé Avonlea, Matthew and his wife Samantha, Erin, Ryan and his companion Kaila, Andrew and his fiancé Taylor, Alyson and her companion Tom and Hayley; her “little darlings” her great grandchildren, Gianna, Corbin, Granger and Lillamae; and her sisters, Jacquelyn Waters of Rumford and Kathleen Enos and her husband Ronald of Riverside; and many nieces and nephews and great nieces and great nephews.

Beverly’s children wish to thank the staff of the Russell unit of Tockwotton on the Waterfront for the excellent care and compassion shown to their mother.

Her funeral will begin Thursday, Feb. 20, at 8:45am from the Rebello Funeral Home and Crematory, 901 Broadway, East Providence, with a Mass of Christian Burial at 10am in Sacred Heart Church, 118 Taunton Ave., East Providence. Burial will follow at Gate of Heaven Cemetery. Calling hours will be Wednesday, Feb. 19, from 4pm until 8pm.

Memorial donations are greatly appreciated to the East Providence Firefighters Beneficial Association, PO Box 4966, East Providence, RI 02916.


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