August B. Poccio, 92 of East Providence passed away Tuesday December 29, 2015 at Waterview Villa Nursing Home. He was the husband of the late Dorothy (SIlvia) Poccio. Born in Cranston, he was the son of the late Antonio and Concetta (Paone) Poccia. August worked as a grinder for Imperial Knife Company, amd was an avid bowler.
He is survived by two daughters Donna M. Poccio, Debra A. Botelho both of East Providence, one son Stephen A Poccio, three brothers Amadeo Poccia, Arthur Poccia both of Cranston, and Anthony Poccia of West Warwick.
His funeral will be held on Monday January 4, 2016 at 11 AM in the Perry-McStay Funeral Home 2555 Pawtucket Avenue, East Providence. Burial will be in Gate of Heaven Cemetery. Calling hours will be Sunday from 2-5 PM.