Ralph A. Ricci

Ralph A. Ricci, 95, of Forbes Street, Riverside passed away on Saturday, January 30, 2016 at the Philip Hulitar Hospice Center.  He was the husband of the late Mary V. (McAdams) Ricci.  Born in Providence, he was a son of the late Raefaelle  and Assunta (Lorenzo) Ricci.   Mr. Ricci was a self employed landscaper and stone mason for many years before retiring.  He also worked for the Hudson Companies.  He leaves one daughter, Charlene Price of East Providence, two grandsons, Philip S. Price, III and his wife Deirdre and Matthew R. Price and Nichole White who was like a granddaughter to him and many nieces and nephews.  He was the father of the late Ralph K. Ricci and brother of the late Eileen Dooley and Louis Ricci.  His funeral will be held on Wednesday 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. Brendan’s Church, Turner Avenue, Riverside. Burial will be in Gate of Heaven Cemetery. Calling hours Tuesday 5-8.  In lieu of flowers contributions to the Potter League for Animals, 87 Oliphant Lane, Middletown, RI 02842 would be appreciated.