Maria I. DiGiuseppe

January 22, 2013

Maria I. (Simas) DiGiuseppe, 79 of Anthony Street died Tuesday, January 22, 2013 at Elmhurst Extended Care.  She was the wife of Robert DiGiuseppe.

  Born in East Providence, she was a daughter of the late Agostinho and Maria (Costa) Simas. Mrs. DiGiuseppe was a self employed Interior Decorator for twenty years before retiring.
  Besides her husband she leaves one daughter, Paula M. Mattera of Pennsylvania, one son, Robert R. DiGiuseppe of Fall River, one grandson, Christian DiGiuseppe and one brother, Augustine Simas of Rumford.  She was the sister of the late George, Manuel, Edward, John and Raymond Simas.
  Her funeral will be held on Saturday at 9:00 AM from the PERRY-McSTAY FUNERAL HOME, 2555 Pawtucket Avenue, East Providence with a Mass of Christian Burial at 10:00 AM in St. Francis Xavier Church, 79 North Carpenter Street, East Providence. Burial will be in Gate of Heaven Cemetery. Calling hours Friday 5-8. In lieu of flowers contributions to Alzheimers  Association 245 Waterman Street, Providence RI, 02904 or Franciscan Missionaries of Mary, 399 Fruit Hill Avenue, North Providence RI, 02911 would be appreciated.