Gertrude L. Conca, 98, of East Providence passed away on Saturday, February 1, 2020. She was the wife of the late Anthony Conca.
Born in Providence, she was a daughter of the late Peter and Sarah (Groves) Sangermano. She worked at the former Lerner’s Clothing store for 41 years before she retired. She was a very religious woman and she loved to travel. Gertrude was a kind person and called everyone a “Sweetheart”.
She leaves two sisters, Barbara Mello of East Providence and Mary White of Cranston and many nieces and nephews. She was the sister of the late Frank Sangermano, Peter Sangermano, James Sangermano, Helen Simonelli, Antoinette Ware and Margaret Alexander.
Calling hours will be held on Friday, February 7, 2020 from 5-7 PM with a service to follow at 7 PM in the PERRY-McSTAY FUNERAL HOME, 2555 Pawtucket Avenue, East Providence. Contributions to Linn Health And Rehabilitation, 30 Alexander Avenue, East Providence, RI 02914 would be appreciated.