Arnold Broccoli, 77 of Hazard Avenue in East Providence, Rhode Island passed away on Sunday, April 7, 2019. He was the husband of Joyce Broccoli.
Born in Torello, Italy, he was a son of the late Gioacchino Broccoli and Maria (Giuseppa) Broccoli. During his life, Arnold worked at Imperial Knife, Galilean Seafood, and Dr. Shine Cleaning. He was one of Jehovah’s Witnesses, having been baptized in 1974. Arnold served as an elder in the Riverside Congregation of Jehovah’s Witnesses and was an active preacher and teacher of the Good News of God’s Kingdom.
Besides his wife, he leaves two children, Kimberly Weaver and her husband Scott, and Kevin Broccoli and his wife Jennifer, and two grandchildren, Katelyn and Briana Weaver. He also leaves three sisters, Marianna Ursillo, Rita DiNuoscio and her husband Carl, and Lucretia Procaccini and her husband Carl, and three nieces, Maria Mansella and her husband John, Christina Amalfitano and her husband Frank, Laura Tondreault and her husband Paul, and two nephews, Jack Broccoli and his wife Lori, and Louis Broccoli, Jr. Arnold was the brother of the late Antimo and Louis Broccoli, Sr.
Arnold was known as a very happy person who loved life and people. He will be greatly missed, but we look forward to seeing him again, here on Earth, in the coming resurrection (John 5:28, 29) See http://tinyurl.com/y8sglv96.
A funeral service will be held on Saturday, April 20, 2019 at 2:30 PM from the Kingdom Hall of Jehovah’s Witnesses, 290 Arcade Avenue, Seekonk, MA.